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Geographic Information Systems

Overview of Sources

Source: National Institute for Defense Studies

Mapping and GIS analysis can be a key component in studying conflict resolution strategies and preparing for your conflict resolution simulation. The resources in this guide are designed to help you discover data and design maps. Our class will work through the following tasks:

  • Find Information about recent refugee crises
  • Locate data on conflict and violence
  • Form data to integrate into ESRI StoryMaps

Scholarship and Information

 Use these databases to find scholarship about the various stakeholders in the dispute between China and Japan.

Data Sources for Conflict Resolution

 Use these data sources to find tabular data about political risk and other indicators related to conflict.

Spatial Data Resources

 Consult with these sources to find spatial data, which you can use to create maps

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Staffed Hours: Fall 2017

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