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:

Utilization of New Technologies in Global Terror: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Emily B. Stacey (Swansea University, UK)
Release Date: June 2019. Copyright © 2019. 140 pages. $135.00
As the internet and its applications grow more sophisticated and widespread, so too do the strategies of modern terrorist groups. The existence of the dark web adds...
Blended Online Learning and Instructional Design for TPACK: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Margaret L. Niess (Oregon State University, USA)
Release Date: June 2019. Copyright © 2019. 180 pages. $145.00
The explosion of digital technologies in the 21st century provided access to multiple robust inquiry, communication, and collaboration applications. The enhanced cap...
Recycled Waste Materials in Concrete Construction: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Jahangir Mirza (Research Institute of Hydro-Québec, Canada), Mohd Warid Hussin (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia), Mohamed A. Ismail (Curtin University Malaysia, Malaysia)
Release Date: April 2019. Copyright © 2019. 150 pages. $165.00
Due to the demand for new urban construction, its repair, and its maintenance, the concrete and construction enterprises continue to grow, as do their use of finite...
Special Interest Tourism in Southeast Asia: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Bintang Handayani (Independent Researcher, Indonesia), Hugues Seraphin (The University of Winchester, UK), Maximiliano E. Korstanje (University of Palermo, Argentina)
Release Date: April 2019. Copyright © 2019. 146 pages. $165.00
As the tourism industry grows worldwide, researchers continue to seek solutions and practices that support increased tourism to specific regions. Special interest to...
Human Behavior and Another Kind in Consciousness: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Shigeki Sugiyama (Independent Researcher, Japan)
Release Date: April 2019. Copyright © 2019. 120 pages. $135.00
New technological communication methods have created new kinds of interactions among us that have allowed people across the globe to become closer, but they have als...
Knowledge Management Techniques for Risk Management in IT Projects: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Muhammad Noman Riaz (National University of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan)
Release Date: April 2019. Copyright © 2019. 121 pages. $135.00
There are many risks associated with IT projects that have the potential to threaten the success of the project at any stage of its development life cycle. By seekin...
Global Supply Chains and Multimodal Logistics: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Deepankar Sinha (Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, India)
Release Date: March 2019. Copyright © 2019. 130 pages. $165.00
International trade has made logistics a strategic consideration for firms. The decision-making framework is substantially different in the case of international log...
An Invariant-Based Approach to Second Language Acquisition: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Elena Orlova (Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia)
Release Date: March 2019. Copyright © 2019. 180 pages. $145.00
The challenge to improve second language acquisition efficiency has always been at the heart of education because a good command of a language provides new opportuni...
Emotion-Based Approaches to Personnel Management: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Sara Fazzin (Niccolò Cusano Italian University in London, UK)
Release Date: February 2019. Copyright © 2019. 180 pages. $165.00
Organizations have traditionally focused on competitive advantage strategies to improve their companies. However, new research points to the evaluation of employees’...