Critical Explorations

About the Collection

Critical Explorations are compilations that range from 1-4 volumes in length and include content carefully selected from IGI Global’s most prestigious front list titles. Each of these comprehensive research anthologies provide extensive coverage of a cutting-edge area of interest, including the latest fundamental concepts and theories, development and design methodologies, tools and technologies, utilization and application, organizational and social implications, managerial impacts, critical issues, and emerging trends.

These publications are intended to ease collection development for academic, corporate, and joint-use libraries looking to enhance their holdings with the most sought-after research findings. Containing all of the most relevant and timely research in a targeted topic area, these inclusive titles are essential supplements for researchers, faculty, and students who wish to gain a complete knowledge of recent advancements in their areas of interest.

All Critical Explorations are published by the Information Resources Management Association (IRMA).



Critical Exploration Publications:

Substance Abuse and Addiction: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: January 2019. Copyright © 2019. 525 pages. $435.00
Addiction is a powerful and destructive condition impacting large portions of the population around the world. Addiction takes many forms and has the potential to im...
Police Science: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: January 2019. Copyright © 2019. 525 pages. $330.00
Violent behavior is an unavoidable aspect of human nature, and as such, it has become deeply integrated into modern society. In order to protect and defend citizens,...
Web Services: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 2331 pages. $2,950.00
Web service technologies are redefining the way that large and small companies are doing business and exchanging information. Due to the critical need for furthering...
Sustainable Tourism: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 525 pages. $345.00
Many countries rely on cultural sites and destinations to support their economies. However, they are faced with the ongoing challenge of sustaining tourist attractio...
Early Childhood Development: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 1620 pages. $1,975.00
A focus on the developmental progress of children before the age of eight helps to inform their future successes, including their personality, social behavior, and i...
Gender Economics: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 900 pages. $550.00
Gender Economics challenges current economic theory, targeting the way gender is often used for economic gain or increased market share. Experts realize that company...
Pre-Service and In-Service Teacher Education: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: November 2018. Copyright © 2019. 2175 pages. $2,200.00
As with any industry, the education sector goes through frequent changes due to modern technological advancements. It is every educator’s duty to keep up with these...
Oceanography and Coastal Informatics: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: November 2018. Copyright © 2019. 525 pages. $375.00
To date, a vast amount of the world’s oceans remains uncharted. With water covering more than 70 percent of the Earth’s surface, maritime and oceanographic explorati...
Socio-Economic Development: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: November 2018. Copyright © 2019. 1520 pages. $1,950.00
The social and economic systems of any country are influenced by a range of factors including income and education. As such, it is vital to examine how these factors...