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Evans, A., Kingston, R. and Carver, S. (2004) Democratic input into the nuclear waste disposal problem: the influence of geographical data on decision making examined through a web-based GIS. Journal of Geographical Systems, 6(2), 117-132.

Carver, S., Evans, A., Kingston, R. (2004) Developing and testing a web-based GIS for teaching the principles of spatial decision-making. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 28(3), 425 - 438.

Waters,T. and Evans, A.J. (April 2003) Tools for the web-based GIS mapping of "fuzzy" vernacular geography Paper presented at GISRUK 2003, City University, London, 9-11 April 2003.

Waters, T. and Evans, A.J. (2003) Tools for web-based GIS mapping of a “fuzzy” vernacular geography Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on GeoComputation.

Carver, S., Evans, A.J., and Fritz, S. (2002) Wilderness Attribute Mapping in the United Kingdom International Journal of Wilderness 8, 1, 24-29

Kingston, R., Evans, A., and Carver, S. (2002) Public participation via on-line democracy. In Geertman, S. and Stillwell, J. (eds) Planning Support Systems in Practice. Springer-Valer.

Evans, A.J., Kingston, R. and Carver, S. (2002) 'Twenty Recommendations for Online Democracy sites: Best Practice Advice for Sites dealing with Public Participation in Environmental Planning' (associated talk).

Kingston, R. (2002) Web Based PPGIS in the UK. In W. Craig (ed.) Community Empowerment, Public Participation and Geographic Information Science. Taylor & Francis.

Carver, S., Evans, A., Kingston, R. and Turton, I. (2001) Public participation, GIS and cyberdemocracy: evaluating on-line spatial decision support systems. Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design. 28(6), 907-921.

Carver, S., Evans, A., Kingston, R. and Turton, I. (2000) Accessing Geographical Information Systems over the World Wide Web: Improving public participation in environmental decision-making. Information, Infrastructure and Policy. 6, 157-170.

Kingston, R., Carver, S., Evans, A. and Turton, I. (2000) Web-Based Public Participation Geographical Information Systems: An Aid To Local Environmental Decision-Making. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems. 24(2) 109-125.

Kingston, R., Carver, S., Evans, A. and Turton, I. (2000) Net Gains. The Surveyor. 27th April, 187(5578).

Carver, S. and Peckham, R. (1999) Internet-based applications of GIS in planning. In S. Geertman, S. Openshaw and J. Stillwell (eds.) Geographical information and planning: European perspectives. Springer-Verlag.

Kingston, R., Carver, S., Evans, A. and Turton, I. (1999) Virtual Decision Making in Spatial Planning: Web-based Geographical Information Systems For Public Participation In Environmental Decision Making Paper presented at the International Conference on Public Participation and Information Technology, Lisbon, Portugal.

Evans, A., Kingston, R., Carver, S. and Turton, I. (1999) Web-based GIS to enhance public democratic involvement Paper presented at GeoComputation '99, Mary Washington College, Virginia, USA.

Carver, S. (1999) Developing web-based GIS/MCE: improving access to data and spatial decision support tools in J-C.Thill (ed) Multi-criteria decision-making and analysis: a geographic information sciences approach. Ashgate. 49-75

Carver, S., Evans, A., Kingston, R., and Turton, I. (1999) Virtual Slaithwaite Case Study Report

Kingston, R., Carver, S., Evans, A. and Turton, I. (1999) A GIS For The Public: Enhancing Participation In Local Decision Making Paper presented at GISRUK'99, Southampton.

Kingston, R. (1998) Web Based GIS for Public Participation Decision Making in the UK Paper presented at the NCGIA PPGIS Meeting, Santa Barbara, California.
Other papers presented at the meeting are now on-line at the NCGIA web site.

Carver, S., Evans, A., Kingston, R. and Turton, I. (1998) GIS on the WWW: improving public participation in environmental decision making Paper presented at the European Association for the Study of Science and Technology Conference, Lisbon, Portugal.

Kingston, R., Carver, S. and Turton, I. (1998) Accessing GIS over the Web: an aid to Public Participation in Environmental Decision Making Paper presented at GISRUK'98, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Carver, S., Kingston, R. and Turton, I. (1998) A Review of Graphical Environments on the WWW as a Means of Widening Public Participation in Social Science Research Report for The Advisory Group on Computer Graphics.

Carver, S. & Myers, A. (1996) Developing a Geographical Information Systems based decision support system for emergency planning in response to hazardous gas releases. in R. Barham (ed) Fire engineering and emergency planning. Chapman & Hall, London. 301-315.

Carver, S., Heywood, I., Cornelius, S. & Sear, D. (1996) Evaluating field-based GIS for environmental modelling, characterisation and decision support. in M.F.Goodchild, L.T.Steyaet, O.Parks, M.P.Crane, C.A.Johnston, D.R.Maidment & S.Glendinning (eds) GIS and Environmental Modeling: Progress and Research Issues. GIS World Inc., Colorado, USA, Chapter 8, 41-45.

Carver, S. & Openshaw, S. (1992) A Geographic Information Systems approach to locating nuclear waste disposal sites. in M.Clark, D.Smith & A.Blowers (eds) Waste location: spatial aspects of waste management, hazards and disposal. Routledge, London, 105-127.

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