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  • Theoretical and Methodological Approaches to Social Sciences and Knowledge Management
    Theoretical and Methodological Approaches to Social Sciences and Knowledge Management
    Edited by Asunción López-Varela
    ISBN 978-953-51-0687-6,
    420 pages, August, 2012
    This is a unique and groundbreaking collection of questions and answers coming from higher education institutions on diverse fields and across a wide spectrum of countries and cultures. It creates routes for further innovation, collaboration amidst t ...
  • Total Quality Management and Six Sigma
    Total Quality Management and Six Sigma
    Edited by Tauseef Aized
    ISBN 978-953-51-0688-3,
    306 pages, August, 2012
    In order to survive in a modern and competitive environment, organizations need to carefully organize their activities regarding quality management. TQM and six sigma are the approaches that have been successful in solving intricate quality problems ...
  • Globalization and Responsibility
    Globalization and Responsibility
    Edited by Zlatan Delic
    ISBN 978-953-51-0655-5,
    176 pages, June, 2012
    The book "Globalization and Responsibility" consists of 8 chapters. The chapters in the book offer a decentered and dynamic terminology. They show that globalization consists of not only an objective process, but also of a lot of statements that defi ...
  • Business Dynamics in the 21st Century
    Business Dynamics in the 21st Century
    Edited by Chee-Heong Quah and Ong Lin Dar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0628-9,
    270 pages, May, 2012
    In this 21st century of opportunity and turbulence, business firms need to equip themselves with new competencies that were never thought of before. For this reason, this book is timely as it introduces new insights into new problems in the aspects o ...
  • Quality Management and Practices
    Quality Management and Practices
    Edited by Kim-Soon Ng
    ISBN 978-953-51-0550-3,
    264 pages, April, 2012
    This book is comprised of a collection of reviews and research works from international professionals from various parts of the world. A practical approach to quality management provides the reader with the understanding of basic to total quality pra ...
  • Risk Management for the Future - Theory and Cases
    Risk Management for the Future - Theory and Cases
    Edited by Jan Emblemsvag
    ISBN 978-953-51-0571-8,
    510 pages, April, 2012
    A large part of academic literature, business literature as well as practices in real life are resting on the assumption that uncertainty and risk does not exist. We all know that this is not true, yet, a whole variety of methods, tools and practices ...
  • Strategies for Tourism Industry - Micro and Macro Perspectives
    Strategies for Tourism Industry - Micro and Macro Perspectives
    Edited by Murat Kasimoglu and Handan Aydin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0566-4,
    404 pages, April, 2012
    Today, it is considered good business practice for tourism industries to support their micro and macro environment by means of strategic perspectives. This is necessary because we cannot contemplate companies existing without their environment. If co ...
  • Rural Development - Contemporary Issues and Practices
    Rural Development - Contemporary Issues and Practices
    Edited by Rashid Solagberu Adisa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0461-2,
    422 pages, April, 2012
    Development of rural areas has witnessed increasing attention globally, especially over the past three to four decades. The highpoint in the renewed global interest in the development of rural people and their environment was reached with the setting ...