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Books
The books in this list contain at least one chapter or section on Quality Assurance.
  Geographic Information Systems: A Management Perspective, Stan Aronoff, WDL Publications, 1995, ISBN 0-921804-91-1
  Quality Assurance and Accuracy Assessment of Information Derived from Remotely Sensed Data, IN: Manual of Geospatial Science and Technology. Congalton, R. and L. PlourdeJohn Bossler. (Editor). Taylor & Francis, London. 2002, pp. 349-361 
  Introductory Digital Image Processing: A Remote Sensing Perspective, John R. Jensen, Prentice Hall, 1996, ISBN 0-13-205840-5
  Remote Sensing of the Environment: An Earth Resource Perspective, John R. Jensen, Prentice Hall, 2000, ISBN 0-13-489733-1
  Geographic Information Systems and the Law, George Cho, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 1998, ISBN 0-471-94857-8
  Wetland Landscape Characterization, John G. Lyon, Ann Arbor Press, 2001, ISBN 1-57504-121-9
Articles
The articles in this list have been selected because of their relevance to quality assurance in geospatial matters.
  M.F. Goodchild (2007) Towards User-Centric Description of Data Quality.  Proceedings, Spatial Data Quality 2007 (International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality), Enschede, Netherlands, June 13-15. [435] 
  Legal Challenges and Market Rewards to the Use and Acceptance of Remote Sensing and Digital Information as Evidence (PDF), Markowitz, Kenneth J., Duke Environmental Law and Policy Forum, September 2002, Vol. 12: 219-264. [46 pp, 386KB]
  Quality Science in the Courtroom: U.S. EPA Data Quality and Peer Review Policies and Procedures Compared to the Daubert Factors (PDF), Brilis, et al., Environmental Forensics Journal, 2000, Vol 1, pgs 197-203 [7 pp, 163KB] [http://www.environmentalforensics.org/journal/issues.htm]
  Remote Sensing Tools Assist in Environmental Forensics, Part I: Traditional Methods (PDF), Brilis, et al., Environmental Forensics Journal, 2000, Vol 1, No. 2. [5 pp, 134KB] [http://www.environmentalforensics.org/journal/issues.htm]
  Remote Sensing Tools Assist in Environmental Forensics, Part I I: Digital Methods (PDF), Brilis, et al., Environmental Forensics Journal, 2001, Vol 2, No. 3. [7 pp, 162KB] [http://www.environmentalforensics.org/journal/issues.htm]
  "Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System Data Integration: Error Sources and Research Issues (PDF)," Lunetta, R.S., et al., Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing (PE&RS). June 1991, 667-687 [reproduced with permission, the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing] [11 pp, 1.5MB]
     
     

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