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:

Censorship, Surveillance, and Privacy: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: October 2018. Copyright © 2019. 1800 pages. $2,400.00
The censorship and surveillance of individuals, societies, and countries have been a long-debated ethical and moral issue. In consequence, it is vital to explore thi...
Brand Culture and Identity: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: October 2018. Copyright © 2019. 1520 pages. $2,150.00
The world of brands is undergoing a sea change in the domain of consumer culture, and it has become a challenge to cater to the taste and needs of audiences. The pro...
Violent Extremism: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: October 2018. Copyright © 2019. 475 pages. $345.00
Advances in digital and other technologies have provided ample positive impacts to modern society; however, in addition to such benefits, these innovations have inad...
Chronic Illness and Long-Term Care: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: October 2018. Copyright © 2019. 600 pages. $465.00
Stemming from environmental, genetic, and situational factors, chronic disease is a critical concern in modern medicine. Managing treatment and controlling symptoms...
Smart Cities and Smart Spaces: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: September 2018. Copyright © 2019. 2000 pages. $2,450.00
As populations have continued to grow and expand, many people have made their homes in cities around the globe. With this increase in city living, it is becoming vit...
Environmental Information Systems: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: September 2018. Copyright © 2019. 1825 pages. $2,250.00
Environmental information and systems play a major role in environmental decision making. As such, it is vital to understand the impact that they have on different a...
Social Issues Surrounding Harassment and Assault: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: September 2018. Copyright © 2019. 790 pages. $495.00
Violent behavior is an unavoidable aspect of human nature, and as such, it has become deeply integrated into modern society. Examining violence through a critical, a...
Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: September 2018. Copyright © 2019. 700 pages. $435.00
The diagnosis and treatment of disease is a primary concern for health professionals and all of society. With the growing use of alternative medicine, patients can r...
Gender and Diversity: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: August 2018. Copyright © 2019. 2000 pages. $1,950.00
Today, gender inequality and diversity are at the forefront of discussion, as the issue has become an international concern for politicians, government agencies, soc...
Healthcare Policy and Reform: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: August 2018. Copyright © 2019. 2000 pages. $2,950.00
Industry professionals, government officials, and the general public often agree that the modern healthcare system is in need of an overhaul. With many organizations...