Book Review of ISPRS Highlights

The ISPRS Hightlights is a widely distributed journal among ISPRS members including professionals of surveying, photogrammetry and geospatial information sciences worldwide. From time to time, the Hightlights publishes reviews on the newly published books, which will provide the most up-to-date information and comments about publications in the discipline.

The list of Books (only "available" titles are available for new review)


  • Gao, J., 2009, Digital Analysis of Remotely Sensed Imagery, McGraw-Hill, New York, 2009, 645 pp - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • Stein, A., Shi, W., Bijker, W., 2009, Quality aspects of spatial data mining, CRC press, Taylor & Francis Group, 364, AVALABLE FOR REVIEW


  • Campagna, M., 2006: GIS for Sustainable Development, Taylor & Francis - AVAILABLE
  • Chang, K., 2006: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems, 3rd Ed, McGraw-Hill - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • McCoy, K.R., 2006: Resource Management Information Systems: Remote Sensing, GIS and Modelling, 2nd Edition, CRC Press - AVAILABLE
  • Mueller, E.T., 2006: Commonsense Reasoning, Morgan Kaufmann, Amsterdam - AVAILABLE
  • Okabe, A., 2006: GIS-based Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences, Taylor & Francis - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • Rees, W.G., 2006: Remote Sensing of Snow and Ice, Taylor & Francis - UNDER REVIEW


  • Atkinson, P.M., Foody, G.M., Darby, S.E., Wu, F., 2005: GeoDynamics, CRC Press - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • Bukata, R.P.,2005: Satellite Monitoring of Inland and Coastal Water Quality: Retrospection, Introspection, Future Directions, Taylor & Francis - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • Cho, G., 2005, Geogrpahic Information Science: Mastering the Legal Issues, John Wiley & Sons - AVAILABLE
  • Fujii, T. and Fukuchi, T., 2005: Laser Remote Sensing, Taylor & Francis - UNDER REVIEW
  • Harris, R., Sleight, P. and Webber, R., 2005: Geodemographics, GIS, and Neighborhood Targeting, John Wiley and Sons - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • Li, Z., Zhu, Q. Gold, C., 2005: Digital Terrain Modelling: Principles and Methodology, CRC Press - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • Longley, P.A., Goodchild, M.F., Maguire, D.J., Rhind, D.W., 2005: Geographic Information Systems and Science, 2nd Ed, John Wiley & Sons - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • McCoy, R.M., 2005: Field Methods in Remote Sensing, The Guilford Press, New York - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • Sandua, R., 2005: International Study on Cost-Effective Earth Observation Missions - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • Schabenberger, O., Gotway, C.A., 2005: Statisitcal Methods for Spatial Data Analysis, Chapman & Hall/CRC - UNDER REVIEW
  • Woodhouse, I., 2005: Introduction to Microwave Remote Sensing, CRC Press - REVIEW PUBLISHED


  • Feldmeryer-Christe, E., Ghosh, S., Wildi, O., Zimmermann, N.E., Podani, J., 2004: Modern Approches in Vegetation Monitoring, Akademiai Kiado - REVIEW PUBLISHED
  • Lillesand, T.M., Kiefer, R.W. and Chipman, J.W., 2004: Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation, 5th Edition, John Wiley & Sons - AVAILABLE

Your contribution to the Hightlights is now sought to review titles listed below. The interested reviewer can directly contact Mir Abolfazl Mostafavi (, ISPRS Book Review Editor, to express his/her interest on reviewing a book on the list, with brief background information about himself/herself (name, position, organisation, research interest, etc.) and contact information (telephone number, e-mail address and postal address). If selected, the book will be posted directly to the reviewer and the reviewer will be expected to send me the review (about 2 pages, or 1000 English words) in one month time from the reception of the book. All review need to be presented in English.
After review, the reviewer may keep the title as the complimentary copy.
Your support and contribution is greatly appreciated.

Prof Mir Abolfazl Mostafavi
ISPRS Book Review Editor



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