Introducing Geographic Information Systems with ArcGIS: A Workbook Approach to Learning GIS
By: Michael Kennedy
Published in: 2013
3rd edition, published by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
This book is intended for: introductory GIS class, advanced GIS class
Academic levels: more experienced undergrad students,graduate students
Nature of this book: General text book, also includes some kind of lab activities, Tutorial book, includes overview or step-by-step directions for exercises
Newly revised, with exercises on web mapping and python scripting. A mix of background, explanation, and application.