# Front Matter

Paez, Antonio (2021)
An Introduction to Spatial Data Analysis and Statistics: A Course in R
[Publisher]
ISBN: 978-1-7778515-0-7

In GitHub: https://github.com/paezha/spatial-analysis-r

Antonio Paez
School of Earth, Environment and Society
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario

https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6912-9919

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