Research Notes

About the Collection

These titles provide succinct and fluid explanations of the most cutting-edge concepts, theories, predictions, and implementations on niche topics in emerging research areas. These publications aim to deliver forward-thinking, in-depth summaries through overviews of trending topic areas, in-field case studies, and exploratory examinations. Sized and priced appropriately, these concise, advanced, and timely resources are perfect for supplementary course usage, and are targeted towards instructors and students, as well as researchers, professionals and practitioners looking for the most recent and innovative research in their field. IGI Global offers both authored and edited publication formats for these consolidated collections – Research Essentials are provided in an edited collaboration, while Research Insights are solely authored.

Research Notes Publications:

Sexual Violence and Effective Redress for Victims in Post-Conflict Situations: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Jean de Dieu Sikulibo (University of Lay Adventists of Kigal, RW)
Release Date: January 2019. Copyright © 2019. 267 pages. $145.00
All too often in situations of armed conflicts, rape and other acts of sexual violence are used as military tactics. The use of sexual violence as a strategy of war...
Hierarchical Planning and Information Sharing Techniques in Supply Chain Management
Atour Taghipour (Normandy University, France)
Release Date: January 2019. Copyright © 2019. 220 pages. $185.00
Efficient supply chain management is essential for maintaining successful workflows within companies. A lack of decisional, organizational, and information integrati...
Social Jurisprudence in the Changing of Social Norms: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Karla L. Drenner (Kaplan University, USA)
Release Date: January 2019. Copyright © 2019. 115 pages. $135.00
Equality is often trampled on by those who believe they are, in varying ways, superior. However, identifying how government systems can protect against discriminatio...
Tele-Audiology and the Optimization of Hearing Healthcare Delivery
Elaine Saunders (Blamey Saunders Hears, Australia)
Release Date: January 2019. Copyright © 2019. 232 pages. $225.00
Tele-audiology, a blanket term for digital health solutions in audiology and auditory rehabilitation, including education and training, has recently been gaining pac...
Modeling Methods for Business Information Systems Analysis and Design
Selin Erben (Beykent University, Turkey)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 280 pages. $215.00
The field of information systems analysis and design includes numerous evolving modelling methods and notations. Even with some attempts to standardize, new modellin...
Enhancing the Role of ICT in Doctoral Research Processes
Kwong Nui Sim (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 260 pages. $185.00
Information communication technologies (ICT) have long been important in supporting doctoral study. Though ICTs have been integrated into educational practices at al...
Global Diaspora Politics and Social Movements: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Emily B. Stacey (Swansea University, UK)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 135 pages. $165.00
Global politics has transformed in recent years due to a rise in nationalist ideology, the breakdown of multiple societies, and even nation-state legitimacy. The nat...
Elicitation Strategies for Interviewing and Fieldwork: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Rodney Clarke (University of Wollongong, Australia)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 130 pages. $155.00
Genre theory has been used to describe patterns within certain types of mass media, especially patterns associated with written and spoken language. These same metho...
Assessing the Effectiveness of Virtual Technologies in Foreign and Second Language Instruction
Mariusz Kruk (University of Zielona Góra, Poland)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 255 pages. $175.00
Over the last few decades, the use of virtual technologies in education, including foreign/second language instruction, has developed into a substantial field of stu...
Strategic Collaborative Innovations in Organizational Systems
Mambo Mupepi (Grand Valley State University, USA), Robert Costello (Newcastle College, UK)
Release Date: December 2018. Copyright © 2019. 215 pages. $195.00
Organizations today need to continually implement new strategies that increase the sustainability and competitiveness of a business. By sharing experiences in a coll...