References to publications the CML has produced or collaborated on can be found here.

GIS and Community Information Systems

D. E. Curley, W. K. Shieh, and C. Dana Tomlin (forthcoming), "Using GIS for Distributed Modeling of Total Nitrogen in the Schuylkill River Watershed."

Amy Hillier, Marilou Wernecke, & Heather McKelvey (in review), "Using Community Information Systems to Promote Social Change: Examples from the Philadelphia Neighborhood Information System."

Amy Hillier & Dennis Culhane (forthcoming), "Integrating and Distributing Administrative Data to Support Community Change," in Marie Weil, editor, Handbook of Community Practice (Sage Publications, 2004).

F. Matero, J. Hinchman, C. Dana Tomlin, and K. Song (2003), "GIS-Based Condition Assessment of the Great Hall Ceiling at Drayton Hall, South Carolina," Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology.

J. Mennis, R. Vigier, and C. Dana Tomlin (forthcoming), Temporal Map Algebra.

D.R. Romano and C. Dana Tomlin, editors (forthcoming), New Directions in Archaeological Mapping, GIS and Remote Sensing, University of Pennsylvania Museum.

T. Shirabe and C. Dana Tomlin (2002), "Decomposing Integer Programming Models for Spatial Allocation," Proceedings of the GIScience 2002 Symposium.

C. Dana Tomlin (1990), Geographic Information Systems and Cartographic Modeling (Prentice-Hall).

C.Dana Tomlin (2001), "Extending Map Algebra: a report to the ArcModel Development Team," Environmental Systems Research Institute.

C. Dana Tomlin (forthcoming), Map Algebra (ESRI Press).

Housing & Homelessness

Dennis Culhane, Chang-Moo Lee, and Susan Wachter (1996), "Where the Homeless Come From: A Study of the Prior Address Distribution of Families Admitted to Public Shelters in New York City and Philadelphia." Housing Policy Debate, 7 (2). (view)

Dennis Culhane & Amy Hillier (2001), Comment on James R. Cohen's "Abandoned Housing: Exploring Lessons from Baltimore," Housing Policy Debate 12(3): 449-455. (view)

Amy Hillier, Dennis Culhane, Tony Smith, & C. Dana Tomlin (2003), "Predicting Housing Abandonment with the Philadelphia Neighborhood Information System," Journal of Urban Affairs 25(1): 91-105.

Amy Hillier & Dennis Culhane (March 2003), "Closing the Gap: Housing (un)Affordabilty in Philadelphia," Cartographic Modeling Laboratory, Philadelphia, PA. (view)

Amy Hillier (forthcoming), "Residential Security Maps and Neighborhood Appraisals: The Home Owners' Loan Corporation & the Case of Philadelphia," Social Science History.

Amy Hillier (2003), "Spatial Analysis of Redlining: A Methodological Exploration," Journal of Housing 14(1): 137-167.

Amy Hillier (2003), "Redlining and the Home Owners' Loan Corporation," Journal of Urban History 29(4): 394-420.

Amy Hillier (2003), "Who Received Loans? Home Owners' Loan Corporation Lending and Discrimination in Philadelphia in the 1930s," Journal of Planning History 2(1): 3-24.

Amy Hillier (2002), "Redlining in Philadelphia," in Anne K. Knowles, editor, Past Time, Past Place: GIS for History (Redlands, CA: Environmental Systems Research Institute).

Chang-Moo Lee, Dennis P. Culhane, & Susan M. Wachter (1999), "The Differential Impacts of Federally Assisted Housing Programs on Nearby Property Values: A Philadelphia Case Study." Housing Policy Debate 10 (1), 75-94. (view)

Chang-Moo Lee & Dennis P. Culhane (1998), "A Perimeter-based Clustering Index for Measuring Spatial Segregation: A Cognitive GIS Approach." Environment and Planning B, 25 (3), 327-344.

Benjamin P. Scafidi, Michael H. Schill, Susan M. Wachter, & Dennis P. Culhane (1998), "An Eeconomic Analysis of Housing Abandonment." Journal of Housing Economics, 7, 287-303.


Marlen Kokaz (2002), "Understanding the Power of GIS in Highway Alternative Analysis", Public Participation GIS Conference Proceedings, URISA (view)

Duane Perry, Sandy Sherman, Meredith Stone, Amy Hillier, and Georgia Pozoukidou (2002), "The Need for More Supermarkets in Philadelphia," Farmers' Market Trust, Philadelphia, PA.

Yin Ling Irene Wong & Amy Hillier (2001), "Evaluating a Community-Based Homelessness Prevention Program: A Geographic Information System Approach," Administration in Social Work 25(4): 21-45.

Yin Ling Irene Wong, Meg Koppel, Dennis P. Culhane, Stephen Metraux, David E. Eldridge, Amy Hillier, & Helen R. Lee (September 1999), "Help in Time: An Evaluation of Philadelphia City's Community Based Homelessness Prevention Program," University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy and Practice.

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