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  • REMOTE SENSING EFFICIENCY FOR URBAN ANALYSIS OF MECCA AND SURROUNDS 

    Iman, Ayman; Alhaddad, Bahaa; Roca Cladera, Josep (International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS), 2016)
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    Situated in the southwest of Saudi Arabia, Mecca is considered the spiritual capital of one and a half billion worldwide Muslims. The city is visited by millions of pilgrims every year. It has undergone significant changes ...
  • Landscapes impacted by light 

    Arellano Ramos, Blanca; Roca Cladera, Josep (International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS), 2016)
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    The gradual spread of urbanization, the phenomenon known under the term urban sprawl, has become one of the paradigms that have characterized the urban development since the second half of the twentieth century and early ...
  • Evaluando la auto-evaluación: relación entre la percepción del propio conocimiento y el ajeno 

    Garcia-Almirall, M. Pilar; Redondo Domínguez, Ernesto; Valls Dalmau, Francesc; Fonseca Escudero, David (2015)
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    En procesos de aprendizaje, la adecuada percepción de las propias capacidades es imprescindible para ser capaz de detectar las carencias y para auto-dirigir el aprendizaje. En la presente comunicación se describe una ...
  • Global urban sprawl 

    Arellano Ramos, Blanca; Roca Cladera, Josep (Universitat Rovira i Virgili, 2015)
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    La dispersión gradual de la urbanización, el fenómeno conocido bajo el término urban sprawl, se ha convertido en uno de los paradigmas que han caracterizado el desarrollo urbano desde la segunda ...
  • Planificación urbana y cambio climático 

    Arellano Ramos, Blanca; Roca Cladera, Josep (Universitat Rovira i Virgili, 2015)
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    Incluso bajo el escenario más optimista parece hoy evidente que el proceso de cambio climático actualmente en curso no puede ser detenido. Los primeros efectos del cambio climático ya son observables tanto a escala europea ...
  • An overview of restoration and regeneration possibilities of spanish mediterranean coastal zones: case of second home tourism as retirement plans 

    Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro; Ghabouli Mankalpa, Elham; Shojaee, Mohsen (The European Regional Science Association, 2015)
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    Tourism and demographic changes are linked as important regional determinants in relation to urban and regional planning systems. Second home tourism in Spanish Mediterranean coastal areas has created a great real estate ...
  • Metropolitan Sprawl 

    Roca Cladera, Josep; Arellano Ramos, Blanca (The European Regional Science Association, 2015)
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  • Megalopolis: an assay for the identification of the world urban mega-structures 

    Arellano Ramos, Blanca; Roca Cladera, Josep (The European Regional Science Association, 2015)
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  • Analyzing the effects of knowledge economy externalities in metropolitan employment growth 

    Chica Mejía, Juan Eduardo; Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro (Tallinn University, 2014)
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    Large cities have some inherent urban and architectural attributes that make them attractive to the concentration of people and various economic activities, especially by the so-called knowledge economy sectors. They involve ...
  • Evaluación entre iguales en la enseñanza de Arquitectura: aplicación en la enseñanza de Sistemas de Información Geográfica 

    Garcia-Almirall, M. Pilar; Redondo Domínguez, Ernesto; Valls Dalmau, Francesc; Fonseca, David (2015)
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    This paper describes an educational experience in the field of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) teaching in architecture with a double objective: (1) implement a peer-review exercise to promote critical thinking through ...

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