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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
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.
Computational Linguistics: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association.
In a globalized society, effective communication is critical, and study of language from a mathematical perspective can shed light on new ways in which to express meaning across cultures and nations.
Computational Linguistics: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications explores language by...
Handbook of Research on Education and Technology in a Changing Society
Victor C.X. Wang.
Technology has become an integral part of our everyday lives. This trend in ubiquitous technology has also found its way into the learning process at every level of education.
The Handbook of Research on Education and Technology in a Changing Society offers an in-depth description of concepts...
Game Theory Applications in Network Design
The use of game theoretic techniques is playing an increasingly important role in the network design domain. Understanding the background, concepts, and principles in using game theory approaches is necessary for engineers in network design.
Game Theory Applications in Network Design provides the...
Geo-Regional Competitiveness in Central and Eastern Europe, the Baltic Countries, and Russia
Anatoly Zhuplev, Kari Liuhto.
The changing dynamics in the European region and beyond, the unfolding political-economic challenges across the European Union, and the rising global power of emerging economic powers require knowledge, skills, and methodological platforms inducing strategies and operations in the new and ever-changing...
Network Topology in Command and Control: Organization, Operation, and Evolution
T. J. Grant, R. H. P. Janssen, H. Monsuur.
Over the past decade, the Command and Control (C2) field has been making a transformation from top-down, directive command to Network Centric Operations (NCO), peer-to-peer negation, self-synchronization, and agility. As the terms NCO and NEC suggest, C2 systems are regarded as networks, rather than a...
Political Campaigning in the Information Age
Ashu M. G. Solo.
Technology and the Internet especially have brought on major changes to politics and are playing an increasingly important role in political campaigns, communications, and messaging.
Political Campaigning in the Information Age increases our understanding of aspects and methods for political...
Handbook of Research on Political Activism in the Information Age
Ashu M. G. Solo.
Technology, and particularly the Internet, has caused many changes in the realm of politics. Mainstream media no longer has a monopoly on political commentary as social media, blogs, and user-generated video streaming sites have emerged as an outlet for citizens and political activists to openly voice...