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  • People's Movements in the 21st Century - Risks, Challenges and Benefits
    People's Movements in the 21st Century - Risks, Challenges and Benefits
    Edited by Ingrid Muenstermann
    ISBN 978-953-51-2924-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2923-3,
    282 pages, February, 2017
    The UNHCR assures us that never before have there been so many people on the move at the same time, mainly because of war-inflicted circumstances. Authors from different reputed institutions share their knowledge on this open-access platform to disse ...
  • International Trade - On the Brink of Change
    International Trade - On the Brink of Change
    Edited by Anita Macek
    ISBN 978-953-51-2912-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2911-0,
    132 pages, February, 2017
    Based on previous observations, there is no doubt that trade enhanced economic growth. This is especially valid in regard to international trade as it can help or hinder entire regions, thus adding to the issue of international security. In this boo ...
  • Gender Differences in Different Contexts
    Gender Differences in Different Contexts
    Edited by Aida Alvinius
    ISBN 978-953-51-2906-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2905-9,
    158 pages, February, 2017
    The development of gender differences as an area of research has been rapid over the last decades. Varieties of studies have focused on the gender differences as well as the similarities of women and men. The common purpose of the research attempt is ...
  • Contemporary Leadership Challenges
    Contemporary Leadership Challenges
    Edited by Aida Alvinius
    ISBN 978-953-51-2904-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2903-5,
    272 pages, February, 2017
    Social and behavioral science has for decades studied and recognized leadership as a social exchange between leaders and followers. But leadership is rather complex, and as such, it tends to lead to an increased interest within and across different d ...
  • E-Business - State of the Art of ICT Based Challenges and Solutions
    E-Business - State of the Art of ICT Based Challenges and Solutions
    Edited by Dragan Perakovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-2884-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2883-0,
    106 pages, January, 2017
    In this book, authors provide latest results of scientific research projects within the area of e-business: Challenges of Information and Communication Technology Usage in E-business Systems; A Proposal for Brand Analysis with Opinion Mining; Custom ...
  • Bioethics - Medical, Ethical and Legal Perspectives
    Bioethics - Medical, Ethical and Legal Perspectives
    Edited by Peter A. Clark
    ISBN 978-953-51-2848-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2847-2,
    236 pages, December, 2016
    The main strength of this book is that it examines the challenges facing the field of Bioethics today from medical, ethical and legal perspectives. A critical exchange of ideas from professionals in interdisciplinary fields allows everyone to learn a ...
  • Virtual Learning
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    Edited by Dragan Cvetkovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-2823-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2824-3,
    182 pages, December, 2016
    The first chapter provides an overview of the popular systems for distance learning. In the second chapter, a review of all major social and economic activities in order to improve the system of virtual learning is given. The third chapter deals with ...
  • Entrepreneurship - Practice-Oriented Perspectives
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    Edited by Mario Franco
    ISBN 978-953-51-2761-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2760-4,
    184 pages, November, 2016
    Entrepreneurship has been seen as a phenomenon allowing economic development, job creation, increased productivity and innovation, but many studies do not include the causes of these events. Consequently, the objective of this book is to fill this g ...