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|Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition
Information acquisition and management has always had a profound impact on societal and organizational progression. However, as computing dramatically advances the level of intelligence associated with management technologies, the breadth of their dispersal, and ultimately the impact of the information...
Banking, Finance, and Accounting: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association.
With the global economy still in recovery, it is more important than ever for individuals and organizations to be aware of their money and its potential for both depreciation and growth.
Banking, Finance, and Accounting: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications investigates recent advances and...
Emerging Research on Islamic Marketing and Tourism in the Global Economy
Hatem El-Gohary, Riyad Eid.
As the Middle East continues to grow as a predominant force within the international marketplace, research into Islamic practices and culture is necessary to promote business success in the region.
Emerging Research on Islamic Marketing and Tourism in the Global Economy offers in-depth perspectives on...
Artificial Intelligence Applications in Distance Education
Utku Kose, Durmus Koc.
Though educational methods such as distance and e-learning have addressed our modern, knowledge-based society’s requirement for innovative approaches to performing educational activities, room for improvement still exists.
Artificial Intelligence Applications in Distance Education seeks to examine the...
Models for Improving and Optimizing Online and Blended Learning in Higher Education
Jared Keengwe, Joachim Jack Agamba.
As classrooms fill with a generation of learners seeking to interact with their course materials in an increasingly experiential way, the demand for instructional technology as a supplement to, or replacement for, traditional in-class instruction has soared.
Models for Improving and Optimizing Online...
Developing Churn Models Using Data Mining Techniques and Social Network Analysis
Goran Klepac, Robert Kopal, Leo Mršic.
Churn prediction, recognition, and mitigation have become essential topics in various industries. As a means for forecasting and managing risk, further research in this field can greatly assist companies in making informed decisions based on future possible scenarios.
Developing Churn Models Using...
Revolutionizing the Interaction between State and Citizens through Digital Communications
Sam B. Edwards, III, Diogo Santos.
Networked communication technologies have drastically changed the relationship between States and their citizens. This fundamental shift has eased civilians’ ability to access information and organize groups like never before, creating the need to re-examine existing theories.
Emerging Issues and Prospects in African E-Government
Inderjeet Singh Sodhi.
Efforts have been made toward the application of electronic government in the developing world, yet questions of how to best implement governance systems and address concerns from officials and citizens alike remain to be answered.
Emerging Issues and Prospects in African E-Government explores...
Tablets in K-12 Education: Integrated Experiences and Implications
Heejung An, Sandra Alon, David Fuentes.
The inclusion of new and emerging technologies in the education sector has been a topic of interest to researchers, educators, and software developers alike in recent years. Utilizing the proper tools in a classroom setting is a critical factor in student success.
Tablets in K-12 Education: Integrated...
RFID Technology Integration for Business Performance Improvement
The development of radio-frequency electromagnetic fields for wireless data transmission has presented several new opportunities for sharing, tracking, and reading digital information in various industries.
RFID Technology Integration for Business Performance Improvement presents emerging research...
Marketing the Green School: Form, Function, and the Future
Tak C. Chan, Evan G. Mense, Kenneth E. Lane, Michael D. Richardson.
As environmental concerns become more prevalent, it is important for today’s youth to be exposed to green practices. The introduction of environmentally sound principles into educational systems and institutions helps establish a positive viewpoint on sustainability as well as promote green...
Healthcare Informatics and Analytics: Emerging Issues and Trends
Madjid Tavana, Amir Hossein Ghapanchi, Amir Talaei-Khoei.
Healthcare practices have been enhanced through the use of information technologies and analytical methods. A cross between computer science, healthcare, and information science is needed for the optimization of data resources and information systems within the healthcare industry.
Laboratory Management Information Systems: Current Requirements and Future Perspectives
Anastasius Moumtzoglou, Anastasia Kastania, Stavros Archondakis.
Technological advances have revolutionized the way we manage information in our daily workflow. The medical field has especially benefitted from these advancements, improving patient treatment, health data storage, and the management of laboratory samples and results.
Laboratory Management Information...
Handbook of Research on Digital Crime, Cyberspace Security, and Information Assurance
Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Irene Maria Portela.
In our hyper-connected digital world, cybercrime prevails as a major threat to online security and safety. New developments in digital forensics tools and an understanding of current criminal activities can greatly assist in minimizing attacks on individuals, organizations, and society as a whole.
Emerging Research on Swarm Intelligence and Algorithm Optimization
Throughout time, scientists have looked to nature in order to understand and model solutions for complex real-world problems. In particular, the study of self-organizing entities, such as social insect populations, presents a new opportunity within the field of artificial intelligence.
Cases on the Assessment of Scenario and Game-Based Virtual Worlds in Higher Education
Shannon Kennedy-Clark, Kristina Everett, Penny Wheeler.
The ever-growing creation of new internet technologies has lead to a growing trend and use of scenario-based virtual environments and serious games in education. Along with these new technologies, there is an increasing interest in how students can be effectively assessed when using these virtual...
Cyber Behavior: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association.
Following the migration of workflows, data, and communication to the Cloud and other Internet-based frameworks, interaction over the Web has become ever more commonplace. As with any social situation, there are rules and consequences to actions within a virtual environment.
Cyber Behavior: Concepts...
Cases on Research and Knowledge Discovery: Homeland Security Centers of Excellence
Cecelia Wright Brown, Kevin A. Peters, Kofi Adofo Nyarko.
To ensure its protection from enemies both foreign and domestic, a government must invest resources and personnel toward the goal of homeland security. It is through these endeavors that citizens are able to live out their lives in peace.
Cases on Research and Knowledge Discovery: Homeland Security...
Emerging Trends in Smart Banking: Risk Management Under Basel II and III
The 2008 global financial crisis has illustrated the need for tighter regulations and management of banking institutions, approaching banking and money lending in a more intelligent, directed fashion.
Emerging Trends in Smart Banking: Risk Management Under Basel II and III discusses some of the latest...
Interdisciplinary Applications of Agent-Based Social Simulation and Modeling
Diana Francisca Adamatti, Graçaliz Pereira Dimuro, Helder Coelho.
Social simulation can be a difficult discipline to encompass fully. There are many methods, models, directions, and theories that can be discussed and applied to various social sciences. Anthropology, sociology, political science, economy, government, and management can all benefit from social...
Analytical Approaches to Strategic Decision-Making: Interdisciplinary Considerations
Using interdisciplinary approaches to strategic management can strengthen the decision making process. Incorporating various methods will also encourage productivity, expand knowledge of participants, and increase technical proficiency.
Analytical Approaches to Strategic Decision-Making...
Handbook of Research on Strategic Management in Small and Medium Enterprises
Kiril Todorov, David Smallbone.
As the global economy continues to develop and new entrepreneurs take advantage of emerging markets, the small business sector plays a greater role of economic development in the international arena.
The Handbook of Research on Strategic Management in Small and Medium Enterprises contributes new...