DM-27 - Genealogical relationships: lineage, inheritance

Learning Objectives: 
  • Describe ways in which a geographic entity can be created from one or more others
  • Discuss the effects of temporal scale on the modeling of genealogical structures
  • Describe the genealogy (as identity-based change or temporal relationships) of particular geographic¬†phenomena
  • Determine whether it is important to represent the genealogy of entities for a particular application