Research Insights

About These Publications

The pace of modern technological change within the last decade has exceeded all expectations, thus challenging traditional knowledge sharing methods for researchers, libraries, publishers, and vendors all over the world. In response to this constant need to drive innovation, IGI Global publishes a specialized line of scholarly publications -- Research Insights. Authored and edited by experts from prominent research institutions all over the world who are knowledgeable in a wide range of emerging research areas, these titles provide concise and fluid explanations of the most cutting-edge concepts, theories, predictions, and implementations in fields such as: business, computer science, education, science, engineering, government, medicine, communications, and various others.

These publications are highly focused and produced in an expeditious fashion (approximately 4-6 months from concept to distribution) so no time is lost in allowing for the dissemination of this type of scholarly/scientific knowledge for universal value among researchers.

Research Insights deliver forward-thinking summaries and concise analyses through the following approaches:
  • Overview of trending topic areas or applications
  • In-field case studies
  • Best methods for implementing a new tool or methodology
  • Exploratory studies of shifting perspectives and practices
  • Predictions for the future of a developing field, and/or anticipating research opportunities
  • Related readings to provide additional information and guidance for further enrichment
Research Insights are available in either electronic or hardcover format and are around 150 - 200+ pages in length. Each publication is subjected to a double-blind peer review process by an esteemed advisory board to ensure the highest level of quality is applied. These publications are suitable for use by academic researchers, as well as corporate researchers working in R&D departments, professionals, graduate students, practitioners, and instructors. They are excellent additions to academic libraries as well as corporate R&D libraries.

Areas of Interest

Forthcoming Research Insights will include (but are not limited to) the following thematic areas:
  • Agri-Food global competitiveness
  • Modern data science and business intelligence
  • Psychological and electrophysiological attributes of human personality
  • Latest innovations in 3D printing
  • Block chain technologies and smart contracts
  • Human-machine symbiosis
  • Public libraries in disaster control
  • Millennials and their engagement in the workplace and society
  • Inclusivity of women in emerging industries
  • Faith-based decision making
  • Self-initiated expatriates (SIEs)
  • Mo(W)-based catalysts in the petroleum and chemical industry
  • Compensation and reward programs in multinational corporations
  • TPACK frameworks
  • Humanitarian interventions
  • National promotional banks

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Research Insights Publications:

Impact of Political Socialization on the Support for Democratic Principles: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Allison Clark Pingley (University of South Carolina Upstate, USA)
Release Date: October 2020. Copyright © 2021. $175.00
As we come upon the 30th anniversary of communism’s fall, it is a good time to reexamine what life was like behind the Iron Curtain and how communism impacted people...
Design and Quality Considerations for Developing Mobile Apps for Medication Management: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Kevin Yap (La Trobe University, Australia), Eskinder Eshetu Ali (Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia), Lita Chew (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. $225.00
Medication management is an essential component of therapeutic success in the treatment of chronic diseases. However, patients who do not regularly take their prescr...
Dyslexia and Accessibility in the Modern Era: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Kamila Balharová (Pedagogical and Psychological Counseling Center, Brno, Czech Republic), Jakub Balhar (Gisat s.r.o., Czech Republic), Věra Vojtová (Masaryk University, Czech Republic)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. $165.00
While the written word is an important means of communication among people, the technological revolution has increased the demands on mental processes involved in th...
Cloud-Based M-Health Systems for Vein Image Enhancement and Feature Extraction: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Kamta Nath Mishra (Birla Institute of Technology, India), Subhash Chandra Pandey (Birla Institute of Technology, India)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. $195.00
Vein-based biological systems are highly useful for identification purposes since they cannot be stolen, duplicated, or washed out. These systems present opportuniti...
Participatory Pedagogy: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Martha Ann Davis McGaw (McGaw Davis Foundation, USA), Simone McGaw-Evans (Georgia State University, USA)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. $155.00
The metrics presently being used to gauge student success have become outdated and irrelevant. Enrollment, persistence, and degree attainment are secondary measures,...
Inspiration and Design for Bio-Inspired Surfaces in Tribology: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Hisham Abdel-Aal (Drexel University, USA)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. $195.00
Surface texturing has been recognized as a method for enhancing the tribological properties of surfaces for many years. Adding a controlled texture to one of two fac...
Introducing Problem-Based Learning (PBL) for Creativity and Innovation in Chinese Universities: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Chunfang Zhou (Aalborg University, Denmark)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. $145.00
Chinese universities are striving to integrate new educational elements such as student-centered learning, group learning, active learning, and learning by doing int...
Optimizing Data and New Methods for Efficient Knowledge Discovery and Information Resources Management: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Susan Swayze (The George Washington University, USA)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $155.00
The fast-paced world created by the accessibility of consumer information through internet-generated data requires improved information-management platforms. The con...
International Perspectives on the Youth Labor Market: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Samir Amine (Université du Québec en Outaouais, Canada)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $170.00
Persistent unemployment and rising wage differences at the expense of low-skilled workers has characterized the labor market in most developed countries. Since the l...
Social Engineering and Information Warfare Operations: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Rhonda L. Johnson (Upper Iowa University, USA)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $145.00
In the age of hybrid warfare, psychological tactics are used to support more technical forms of information warfare such as denial of service attacks and infiltratio...
Overcoming Barriers for Women of Color in STEM Fields: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Pamela M. Leggett-Robinson (PLR Consulting, USA), Brandi Campbell Villa (Belay Consulting, USA)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $145.00
Despite a plethora of initiatives, policies, and procedures to increase their representation in STEM, women of color still remain largely underrepresented. In the fa...
Antiracist Professional Development for In-Service Teachers: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Jenice L. View (George Mason University, USA), Elizabeth K. DeMulder (George Mason University, USA), Stacia M. Stribling (George Mason University, USA), Laura L. Dallman (George Mason University, USA)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $165.00
The “ideal” 21st century teacher in public schools has a keen understanding of the racialized history of education and has already taken a critical stance regarding...
Digital Government and Achieving E-Public Participation: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Manuel Pedro Rodríguez Bolívar (University of Granada, Spain), María Elicia Cortés Cediel (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
The development of social technologies has brought about a new era of political planning and government interactions. In addition to reducing costs in city resource...
Using Lasers as Safe Alternatives for Adhesive Bonding: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Barbara Ewa Ciecińska (Rzeszow University of Technology, Poland)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $175.00
Technology has brought about the age of convenience, but at a hefty cost. As a result of a growing production demand on a global scale, adhesive bonding operations a...
Result Page Generation for Web Searching: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Mostafa Alli (Tsinghua University, China)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $165.00
Diversity in user queries makes it challenging for search engines to effectively return a set of relevant results. Both user intentions to search the web and types o...
Historical and Future Global Impacts of Armed Groups and Social Movements: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Pablo Alberto Baisotti (University of Costa Rica, Costa Rica), Pablo Pozzi (University of Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
Resistance movements to economic measures and militaristic policies have been increasing in Latin America and the Caribbean since the 1960s. Indigenous and peasant m...
Applied Econometric Analysis: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Brian W. Sloboda (University of Phoenix, USA), Yaya Sissoko (Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
Professionals are constantly searching for competitive solutions to help determine current and future economic tendencies. Econometrics uses statistical methods and...
Contemporary Art Impacts on Scientific, Social, and Cultural Paradigms: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Janez Strehovec (Institute of New Media Art and Electronic Literature, Ljubljana, Slovenia)
Release Date: May 2020. Copyright © 2020. $145.00
Art is a concept that has been used by researchers for centuries to explain and realize numerous theories. The legendary artist Leonardo da Vinci, for example, was a...
African Metaphysics, Epistemology, and a New Logic: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Jonathan O. Chimakonam (University of Pretoria, South Africa & Conversational School of Philosophy, Nigeria), Uchenna L. Ogbonnaya (University of Pretoria, South Africa & Conversational School of Philosophy, Nigeria)
Release Date: May 2020. Copyright © 2020. $135.00
Decoloniality is an intellectual program aimed at rolling back the mechanisms of coloniality that made borders significant and, thus, weaponized them to the extent t...
Textbook Theory and Invariant Approaches to Language Learning: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Elena Orlova (Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia)
Release Date: May 2020. Copyright © 2020. $145.00
The structure and content of a contemporary second language textbook are intended to encourage the initiative learner activity and create proper conditions for its m...
Internet Censorship and Regulation Systems in Democracies: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Nikolaos Koumartzis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece), Andreas Veglis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece)
Release Date: May 2020. Copyright © 2020. $185.00
As the internet has been regulated from its conception, many widespread beliefs regarding internet freedom are actually misconceptions. Additionally, there are alrea...
Cultural Perspectives on Global Research Epistemology: Emerging Research and Opportunities
F. Sigmund Topor (University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $135.00
Cultural values and structures differ in societies throughout the world. For example, the traditional conformism of Confucian countries is vastly dissimilar from the...
MatConvNet Deep Learning and iOS Mobile App Design for Pattern Recognition: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Jiann-Ming Wu (National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan), Chao-Yuan Tien (National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $175.00
Deep learning has become a trending area of research due to its adaptive characteristics and high levels of applicability. In recent years, researchers have begun ap...
Legal, Safety, and Environmental Challenges for Event Management: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Vipin Nadda (University of Sunderland, London, UK), Ian Arnott (University of Westminster, London, UK), Wendy Sealy (University of Chichester, UK)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
Every corporate or special event requires a governing entity to provide proper handling for any kind of situation. A proper understanding of various laws and legisla...
Metamodernism and Changing Literacy: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Valerie J. Hill (Texas Woman's University, USA)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $165.00
An exploration of Metamodernism, the philosophical framework based on the post-2000 historical and cultural moment, helps in understanding digital citizenship beyond...
Gamification Strategies for Retention, Motivation, and Engagement in Higher Education: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Robert Costello (Newcastle College University Centre, UK)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $155.00
A key challenge facing higher education institutions is that of retaining students. Though gaming technologies are increasingly being used in support of learning ini...
Assisting an Aging Workforce With AI and Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS): Emerging Research and Opportunities
Shigeki Sugiyama (Independent Researcher, Japan)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $165.00
In recent decades, the advancements of sciences and technologies have accelerated. However, due to their nature, these sciences and technologies have been weakly int...
Applying Flow Theory to Strings Education in P-12 and Community Schools: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Taichi Akutsu (Okayama Prefectural University, Japan & Seisa University, Japan)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $155.00
Strings teaching and learning has tended to emphasize performance rather than the quality of experience for the children. School instruction has become rigid and foc...
Developing Creative Economy Through Disruptive Leadership: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Kristin Joyce Tardif (University of Arkansas – Fort Smith, USA)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $185.00
Across rural America there are disruptive leaders who are finding the courage to ignite their small local communities with creativity, ingenuity, scrappiness, and co...
Role of Nutrition in Providing Pro-/Anti-Inflammatory Balance: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Uğur Günşen (Bandırma Onyedi Eylül University, Turkey), Ramazan Mert Atan (Bandırma Onyedi Eylül University, Turkey)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $235.00
Food selection plays an important role in ensuring pro- and anti-inflammatory balance. Certain foods are responsible for increasing inflammation while others have an...
Computer Corpora and Open Source Software for Language Learning: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Kristina Posavec (University of Zagreb, Croatia)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $175.00
During the last four decades, a corpus-based approach to language teaching has become very significant. Direct use of corpora in language pedagogy is limited by cert...
Transforming a School Community Through Restorative Practices: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Holli Vah Seliskar (Purdue University Global, USA)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $145.00
Restorative practices in schools emphasize a focus on non-punitive strategies to handle student disciplinary issues within schools and can include practices such as...
Airline Green Operations Strategies: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Yazan Khalid Abed-Allah Migdadi (Qatar University, Qatar)
Release Date: April 2020. Copyright © 2020. $185.00
As environmental concerns increasingly dominate public consciousness, businesses are called upon to incorporate green methods and processes into their operations str...
Metaheuristic Approaches for Optimum Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Aylin Ece Kayabekir (Istanbul University-Cerrahpaşa, Turkey), Gebrail Bekdaş (Istanbul University-Cerrahpaşa, Turkey), Sinan Melih Nigdeli (Istanbul University-Cerrahpaşa, Turkey)
Release Date: March 2020. Copyright © 2020. $185.00
Reinforced concrete structures are one of the major structural types and must adhere to design regulation codes. It is ideal to find the best design (section dimensi...
Oral History Reimagined: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Sam Pack (Kenyon College, USA)
Release Date: March 2020. Copyright © 2020. $145.00
The traditional method of composing the life history as a flowing narrative is not only morally dishonest but also intellectually inadequate because it conveys the f...
Applications of Advanced Machine Intelligence in Computer Vision and Object Recognition: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Shouvik Chakraborty (University of Kalyani, India), Kalyani Mali (University of Kalyani, India)
Release Date: March 2020. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
Computer vision and object recognition are two technological methods that are frequently used in various professional disciplines. In order to maintain high levels o...
Open Source Software for Statistical Analysis of Big Data: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Richard S. Segall (Arkansas State University, USA), Gao Niu (Bryant University, USA)
Release Date: February 2020. Copyright © 2020. $225.00
With the development of computing technologies in today’s modernized world, software packages have become easily accessible. Open source software, specifically, is a...
Applied Social Network Analysis With R: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Mehmet Gençer (Izmir University of Economics, Turkey)
Release Date: February 2020. Copyright © 2020. $165.00
Understanding the social relations within the fields of business and economics is vital for the promotion of success within a certain organization. Analytics and sta...
Practical Approach to Substrate Integrated Waveguide (SIW) Diplexer: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Augustine Onyenwe Nwajana (University of East London, UK), Kenneth Siok Kiam Yeo (Universiti Teknologi Brunei, Brunei)
Release Date: February 2020. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
Substrate integrated waveguide (SIW) technology is a twenty-first century transmission line that has evolved recently to open new doors to the development of efficie...
Implementing Knowledge in Organizations for Improved Performance Outcomes: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Michael J. Gravier (Bryant University, USA), Ted Farris (University of North Texas, USA)
Release Date: February 2020. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
The rapid rate of change in technology—often referred to as the Fourth Industrial Revolution and characterized by shifts in globalization, socio-economic advances, s...
Management Training Programs in Higher Education for the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Edgar Oliver Cardoso Espinosa (Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $165.00
Under the Fourth Industrial Revolution, it is important that organizations recruit and retain managers with skills that allow them to focus on meeting strategic obje...
Managing Patients' Organizations to Improve Healthcare: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Francesca Costanza (University LUMSA, Palermo, Italy)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
In the last decades, the importance of performance management in healthcare organizations has progressively increased. Patient organizations can play a strategic rol...
Properties, Techniques, and Applications of Polyaniline (PANI) Thin Films: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Subhash Chander (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Mohali, India), Nirmala Kumari Jangid (Banasthali University, Tonk, India)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $165.00
Polyaniline (PANI) is one of the most common and widely studied conducting polymers due to its excellent electro-chemical and electrical properties and its various a...
Internal and External Narrative Generation Based on Post-Narratology: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Takashi Ogata (Iwate Prefectural University, Japan)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $175.00
Narrative generation can be applied to systematic frameworks that cover theoretical and philosophical thoughts of narratives and narrative generation, analytical res...
Advancing Skill Development for Business Managers in Industry 4.0: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Sara Fazzin (H-Farm College, UK)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $185.00
As technology grows more effective and refined, businesses and organizations are increasingly taking advantage by automating processes that were once presided over b...
Utilizing a 5-Stage Learning Model for Planning and Teaching Online Courses: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Riad S. Aisami (Troy University, USA)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $185.00
When the internet became a viable instructional delivery medium, online learning began to rapidly expand. Shortly thereafter, the need for online teaching approaches...
Physiological Aspects of Imprinting and Homing Migration in Salmon: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Hiroshi Ueda (Hokkaido University, Japan)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $175.00
Salmon are one of the most popular and commonly eaten fish and are among the most important fishery resources in the world. They are born and die in fresh water but...
Enhancements and Limitations to ICT-Based Informal Language Learning: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Rashad Ahmed (Miami University, USA), Abdu Al-kadi (Ibb University, Yemen), Trenton Hagar (Utrecht University, The Netherlands)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $175.00
In today’s modernized world, digital technology has taken the forefront in all aspects of society, including education. Students have access to numerous electronic d...
Improving the Safety and Efficiency of Emergency Services: Emerging Tools and Technologies for First Responders
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
During emergency situations, society relies upon the efficient response time and effective services of emergency facilities that include fire departments, law enforc...
Teaching and Learning Perspectives on Doctoral Programs in Education: Emerging Research and Opportunities
P. Mark Taylor (Carson-Newman University, USA)
Release Date: January 2020. Copyright © 2020. $135.00
Doctoral programs are an important feature of academia. They foster professional development among future researchers and academicians. Ensuring the quality of these...
Multi-Objective Optimization of Industrial Power Generation Systems: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Timothy Ganesan (Royal Bank of Canada, Canada)
Release Date: December 2019. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
The increased complexity of the economy in recent years has led to the advancement of energy generation systems. Engineers in this industrial sector have been compel...
Algorithms for Solving Financial Portfolio Design Problems: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Fatima Zohra Lebbah (Ecole Supérieure en Génie Electrique et Energétique (ESG2E), Oran, Algeria & Laboratoire de Recherche en Informatique de Sidi Bel-Abbès (LabRI-SBA), Equipe de Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing (CISCO), Ecole Supérieure en Informatique de Sidi Bel-Abbès, Algeria)
Release Date: December 2019. Copyright © 2020. $155.00
In the current scope of economics, the management of client portfolios has become a considerable problem within financial institutions due to the amount of risk that...
Waste Management Techniques for Improved Environmental and Public Health: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Sang-Bing Tsai (Zhongshan Institute, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China & Wuyi University, China), Zhengxi Yuan (Zhongshan Institute, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China), Jian Yu (Research Center for Environment and Sustainable Development of China Civil Aviation, Civil Aviation University of China, China), Xuexin Liu (Capital University of Economics and Business, China)
Release Date: December 2019. Copyright © 2020. $190.00
A central concern that has remained relevant in recent years has been the management of waste and pollution. Improper disposal methods such as open-air burning and u...
Role of Regional Development Agencies in Entrepreneurial and Rural Development: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Milan B. Vemić (Union – Nikola Tesla University, Serbia)
Release Date: December 2019. Copyright © 2020. $175.00
Investors are instrumental in the development of new businesses and can be a key component of future success. However, for business ventures outside the general urba...
Grammatical and Syntactical Approaches in Architecture: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Ju Hyun Lee (University of New South Wales, Australia), Michael J. Ostwald (University of New South Wales, Australia)
Release Date: December 2019. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
Shape grammar and space syntax have been separately developed but rarely combined in any significant way. The first of these is typically used to investigate or gene...
Tools and Techniques for Software Development in Large Organizations: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Vishnu Pendyala (Cisco Systems Inc., USA)
Release Date: December 2019. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
The development of software has expanded substantially in recent years. As these technologies continue to advance, well-known organizations have begun implementing t...
Micro-Entrepreneurship and Micro-Enterprise Development in Malaysia: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Abdullah Al Mamun (UCSI University, Malaysia), Mohammad Nurul Huda Mazumder (George Brown College, Canada), Noor Raihani Zainol (Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK), Malaysia), Rajennd Muniady (New Era University College (NEUC), Malaysia)
Release Date: December 2019. Copyright © 2020. $185.00
Developing nations currently utilize various methods and practices used in most entrepreneurial activities. Manipulating these processes to work in a categorically l...
Innovations in Global Maternal Health: Improving Prenatal and Postnatal Care Practices
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: December 2019. Copyright © 2020. $285.00
Whether they are in developed or developing nations, all women are susceptible to dying from complications in childbirth. While some of these complications are unavo...
Academic Mobility Programs and Engagement: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Donna M Velliaris (Independent Researcher, Singapore)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $165.00
Students in a range of academic disciplines can take part in a growing number of international placements available to them. Given the sharp increase in the number o...
Applications and Approaches to Object-Oriented Software Design: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Zeynep Altan (Beykent University, Turkey)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
In today’s modernized environment, a growing number of software companies are changing their traditional engineering approaches in response to the rapid development...
Diagnosing and Managing Hashimoto’s Disease: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Mahmoud Sakr (Alexandria University, Egypt)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $245.00
Once thought uncommon, cases of Hashimoto’s thyroiditis are becoming much more commonplace through the increasing use of needle biopsy and serologic tests for antibo...
Business Reinvention for Ecosystem Value, Flexibility, and Empowerment: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Soe-Tsyr Daphne Yuan (National Chengchi University, Taiwan)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $155.00
The success of a business is largely determined by how adaptably it can facilitate innovative digital architectures and human-based resources. By redesigning this pr...
Strategic Approaches for Conflict Resolution in Organizations: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Siddhartha Bhattacharyya (RCC Institute of Information Technology, Kolkata, India)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
Disputes between peers as well as between supervisors-subordinates happen numerous times a week in the corporate environment. Although the win-win concept is the ide...
Impacts of Globalization on Youth in the Developing World: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Obediah Dodo (Bindura University, Zimbabwe), Vincent Mabvurira (University of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $170.00
Evidence has shown that the majority of the challenges facing modern youth populations worldwide originate from globalization. It is essential to look at the nexus b...
Socio-Economic Perspectives on Vocational Skill Development: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Ugochukwu Chinonso Okolie (Ebonyi State University, Nigeria)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $195.00
Vocational skill development (VSD) has the capacity to contribute to poverty reduction because it serves as the key to job creation and inclusive growth. As develope...
Pedagogy for Conceptual Thinking and Meaning Equivalence: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Masha Etkind (Ryerson University, Canada), Uri Shafrir (University of Toronto, Canada)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $165.00
Research in neuroscience and brain imaging show that exposure of learners to multi-semiotic problems enhance cognitive control of inter-hemispheric attentional proce...
A Conceptual Framework for SMART Applications in Higher Education: Emerging Research and Opportunities
James Orion Connelly (University of Phoenix, USA), Paula Miller (University of Phoenix, USA)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $145.00
With the rapid availability of information, it becomes essential to keep pace with this availability as well as process the information into knowledge that has real-...
Implications of Mobility as a Service (MaaS) in Urban and Rural Environments: Emerging Research and Opportunities
António Manuel Amaral (University of Minho, Portugal), Luís Barreto (Applied Research Center for Digital Transformation (ARC4DigiT), Escola Superior de Ciências Empresariais, Instituto Politécnico Viana do Castelo, Portugal & Instituto de Telecomunicações (IT), Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal), Sara Baltazar (Escola Superior de Ciências Empresariais (ESCE), Instituto Politécnico Viana do Castelo (IPVC), Portugal & Research Center for Systems and Technologies (SYSTEC), University of Porto, Portugal & Institute of Systems and Robotics (ISR), University of Coimbra, Portugal), João Pedro Silva (Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão, Politécnico de Leiria, Portugal), Luísa Gonçalves (Câmara Municipal de Leiria, Portugal & Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Portugal & INESCC, NOVA IMS, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Portugal)
Release Date: November 2019. Copyright © 2020. $150.00
With the recent advancements and implementations of technology within the global community, various regions of the world have begun to transform. The idea of smart t...