Edited References

About the Collection

Edited References are one of the most popular publication formats. These well-established titles feature previously unpublished, peer-reviewed scholarly chapters that are contributed by a variety of experts from around the world. Similar to Authored References in their concise discussions of the latest models and concepts within a specific area, Edited References utilize a more collaborative approach and include contributing authors with varying backgrounds and experience. These projects are led by one or a team of esteemed editors and include at least 15 chapters of descriptive and progressive research.

Providing thorough descriptions detailing the latest innovative and trending content, these collaborative publications accommodate the research needs of academicians, professionals, and practitioners, and are suitable supplements for graduate and undergraduate courses.

Edited Reference Publications:

Driving Green Consumerism Through Strategic Sustainability Marketing
Farzana Quoquab (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia), Ramayah Thurasamy (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia), Jihad Mohammad (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia)
Release Date: November 2017. Copyright © 2018. 316 pages. $215.00
The use of environmentally safe products is an emerging and popular trend throughout various industries. Product manufacturing and sales has changed in order to inco...
Nutraceuticals and Innovative Food Products for Healthy Living and Preventive Care
Amit Verma (SDAU, India), Kajal Srivastava (GBPUAT, India), Shivom Singh (ITM University, India), Hukum Singh (Forest Research Institute, India)
Release Date: November 2017. Copyright © 2018. 350 pages. $245.00
The proper nutrition can aid disease prevention and ensure an overall healthy lifestyle. In nutrition, certain natural and processed foods are particularly useful in...
Cultivating Diverse Online Classrooms Through Effective Instructional Design
Karen L. Milheim (Walden University, USA)
Release Date: November 2017. Copyright © 2018. 335 pages. $195.00
Higher education programs are continuously expanding globally and now, students who are enrolled in online courses can reside anywhere in the world. Due to this phen...
Innovative Applications of Big Data in the Railway Industry
Shruti Kohli (Birmingham Centre of Railway Research (BCRRE), UK), A.V. Senthil Kumar (Hindusthan College of Arts and Science, India), John M. Easton (University of Birmingham, UK), Clive Roberts (Birmingham Centre of Railway Research (BCRRE), UK)
Release Date: November 2017. Copyright © 2018. 433 pages. $235.00
Use of big data has proven to be beneficial within many different industries, especially in the field of engineering; however, infiltration of this type of technolog...
Radical Reorganization of Existing Work Structures Through Digitalization
Punita Duhan (Govt. of NCT of Delhi, India), Komal Singh (Govt. of NCT of Delhi, India), Rahul Verma (Govt. of NCT of Delhi, India)
Release Date: November 2017. Copyright © 2018. 356 pages. $235.00
Technological advancements are occurring in many areas of life and society, especially in the field of business. With the increase in advancement, digital technologi...
Green Production Strategies for Sustainability
Sang-Binge Tsai (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China), Bin Liu (Shanghai Maritime University, China), Yongian Li (Nankai University, China)
Release Date: November 2017. Copyright © 2018. 400 pages. $235.00
When generating electronic products, manufacturing enterprises are producing pollution and waste that is harmful to the environment. As a result of this increasing e...
Teaching Computational Thinking in Primary Education
Huseyin Ozcinar (Pamukkale University, Turkey), Gary Wong (University of Hong Kong, China), H. Tugba Ozturk (Ankara University, Turkey)
Release Date: October 2017. Copyright © 2018. 356 pages. $225.00
Computational technologies have been impacting human life for years. Teaching methods must adapt accordingly to provide the next generation with the necessary knowle...
Maximizing Social Science Research Through Publicly Accessible Data Sets
S. Marshall Perry (Saint Mary's College of California, USA)
Release Date: October 2017. Copyright © 2018. 301 pages. $195.00
Making research in all fields of study readily available is imperative in order to circulate new information and upcoming trends. This is possible through the effici...
Promoting Interdisciplinarity in Knowledge Generation and Problem Solving
Mohammed Nasser Al-Suqri (Sultan Qaboos University, Oman), Abdullah Khamis Al-Kindi (Sultan Qaboos University, Oman), Salim Said AlKindi (Sultan Qaboos University, Oman), Naifa Eid Saleem (Sultan Qaboos University, Oman)
Release Date: October 2017. Copyright © 2018. 300 pages. $195.00
Interdisciplinary research is a method that has become efficient in accelerating scientific discovery. The integration of such processes in problem solving and knowl...
Exploring the Role of Social Media in Transnational Advocacy
Kiru Pillay (University of Witwatersrand, South Africa), Manoj Maharaj (University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa), Kumi Naidoo (Civicus, South Africa)
Release Date: September 2017. Copyright © 2018. 276 pages. $195.00
Emerging digital technologies are playing an increasingly significant role in advancing citizen-based support all over the world. They have become tools used for pro...