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 These well-established titles feature previously unpublished, peer-reviewed scholarly chapters that are contributed by a variety of experts from around the world.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:

Energetic Materials Research, Applications, and New Technologies
Rene Francisco Boschi Goncalves (Federal University of Para, Brazil), José Atilio Fritz Fidel Rocco (Aeronautics Institute of Technology, Brazil), Koshun Iha (Aeronautics Institute of Technology, Brazil)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 300 pages. $225.00
In the last decade, there has been an influx in the development of new technologies for deep space exploration. Countries all around the world are investing in resou...
Soft Computing Techniques and Applications in Mechanical Engineering
Mangey Ram (Graphic Era University, India), J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 305 pages. $215.00
The evolution of soft computing applications has offered a multitude of methodologies and techniques that are useful in facilitating new ways to address practical an...
Supply Chain Management Strategies and Risk Assessment in Retail Environments
Akhilesh Kumar (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India), Swapnil Saurav (JDA Software, India)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 308 pages. $225.00
The proper understanding and managing of project risks and uncertainties is crucial to any organization. It is paramount that all phases of project development and e...
Innovative Practices in Teacher Preparation and Graduate-Level Teacher Education Programs
Drew Polly (University of North Carolina - Charlotte, USA), Michael Putman (University of North Carolina - Charlotte, USA), Teresa M. Petty (University of North Carolina - Charlotte, USA), Amy J. Good (University of North Carolina - Charlotte, USA)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 700 pages. $275.00
Educators play a significant role in the intellectual and social development of children and young adults. Thus, it is important for next-generation teachers to have...
Ethical Issues in Social Work Practice
Antonio Sandu (University of Suceava, Romania), Ana Frunza (LUMEN Research Center in Social and Humanistic Sciences, Romania)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 380 pages. $195.00
Today’s practitioners and researchers are looking, now more than ever, at the ethical issues that are raised through the practice of social work and social services....
Holistic Approaches to Brand Culture and Communication Across Industries
Sabyasachi Dasgupta (O.P. Jindal Global University, India), Santosh Kumar Biswal (Symbiosis International University, India), M. Anil Ramesh (Siva Sivani Institute of Management, India)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 325 pages. $225.00
The world of brands is undergoing a sea of change in the domain of consumer culture and it has become a challenge to cater to the minds of audiences. As such, effect...
Data Leadership for K-12 Schools in a Time of Accountability
Evan G. Mense (Southeastern Louisiana University, USA), Mindy Crain-Dorough (Southeastern Lousiana University, USA)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 300 pages. $195.00
The monitoring of data within educational institutions is essential to ensure the success of its students and faculty. By continually analyzing data, educational lea...
Ethics and Decision-Making for Sustainable Business Practices
Ionica Oncioiu (Titu Maiorescu University, Romania)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 350 pages. $215.00
Alongside increasing demands for transparency and accountability, business governance is transforming due to decades of economic turmoil, regulatory reform, and tech...
Management Strategies and Technology Fluidity in the Asian Business Sector
Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos (University of Oviedo, Spain)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 350 pages. $225.00
The ultimate success or failure of a business, in modern society, depends on a variety of factors across all levels of the organization. By utilizing dynamic technol...
Psychological, Social, and Cultural Aspects of Internet Addiction
Bahadir Bozoglan (Suleyman Demirel University, Turkey)
Release Date: December 2017. Copyright © 2018. 290 pages. $200.00
Addiction is a powerful and destructive condition impacting large portions of the population around the world. While typically associated with substances, such as dr...