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  • Fragmentation of Urban Space in Latin America: a GIS approach to the analysis of segregation in Lima 

    Peters, Paul A. (Laboratorio de Estudios Urbanos, Universidad del Bío-Bío / Centre de Política de Sòl i Valoracions, 2005-10)
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    The complex nature of urban space within Latin America’s major cities limits the applicability of many empirical measures of segregation. However, the development of integrated spatial measures allows for the measurement ...
  • Integrating Remote Sensing/GIS Methods in Housing Analysis 

    Ward, Peter M.; Peters, Paul A. (Laboratorio de Estudios Urbanos, Universidad del Bío-Bío / Centre de Política de Sòl i Valoracions, 2005-10)
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    Open Access
    This paper develops a methodology for integrating Remote Sensing and GIS techniques to identify low income informal homestead subdivisions (AKA colonias) in peri-urban areas of US metropolitan areas. Unlike their self-build ...