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  • Applications and Theory of Analytic Hierarchy Process - Decision Making for Strategic Decisions
    Applications and Theory of Analytic Hierarchy Process - Decision Making for Strategic Decisions NEW
    Editor Fabio De Felice, Thomas L. Saaty and Antonella Petrillo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2561-7
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2560-0,
    320 pages, August, 2016
    The purpose of this book is to provide an introduction to the theory and applications in the field of decision making, especially focused on Analytic Hierarchy Process, a structured technique for organizing and analyzing complex decisions, based on m ...
  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management
    Sustainable Supply Chain Management
    Editor Evelin Krmac
    ISBN 978-953-51-2434-4
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2433-7,
    274 pages, June, 2016
    The book is a collection of studies dedicated to different perspectives of three dimensions or pillars of the sustainability of supply chain and supply chain management - economic, environmental, and social - and other aspects related to performance ...
  • Tourism - From Empirical Research Towards Practical Application
    Tourism - From Empirical Research Towards Practical Application
    Editor Leszek Butowski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2281-4,
    190 pages, May, 2016
    Tourism is that area of activity of contemporary man that touches on various fields of human interest. Representatives of numerous academic disciplines find it intriguing for its exceptionally interdisciplinary character. Conditions for and consequen ...
  • Social Enterprise - Context-Dependent Dynamics In A Global Perspective
    Social Enterprise - Context-Dependent Dynamics In A Global Perspective
    Editor Rosario Laratta
    ISBN 978-953-51-2275-3,
    152 pages, April, 2016
    This book is an original, high-quality, research-level work. It sheds lights on the similarities and differences of social enterprise practices across the international scene. Most of the chapters include empirical findings derived from researches co ...
  • Perspectives on Business and Management
    Perspectives on Business and Management
    Editor Vito Bobek
    ISBN 978-953-51-2183-1,
    122 pages, October, 2015
    With a more holistic view of the interrelationships between individuals, markets and the larger economy, leaders can make more informed decisions. Understanding past trends in light of today's particular challenges, a wider knowledge of economics als ...
  • Applications of Contemporary Management Approaches in Supply Chains
    Applications of Contemporary Management Approaches in Supply Chains
    Editor Hakan Tozan and Alper Erturk
    ISBN 978-953-51-2045-2,
    166 pages, April, 2015
    In today's rapidly changing business environment, strong influence of globalization and information technologies drives practitioners and researchers of modern supply chain management, who are interested in applying different contemporary management ...
  • Entrepreneurship Education and Training
    Entrepreneurship Education and Training
    Editor Jose C. Sanchez-Garcia
    ISBN 978-953-51-2029-2,
    290 pages, March, 2015
    Entrepreneurship has a tremendous impact on the economic development of a country, so much that entrepreneurship is seen as a solution for the fast changing economic demands worldwide and has been recognized as a path to sustainable economic developm ...
  • Parenting in South American and African Contexts
    Parenting in South American and African Contexts
    Editor Maria Lucia Seidl-de-Moura
    ISBN 978-953-51-1212-9,
    182 pages, December, 2013
    Parenting involves a set of values, beliefs and practices of child care that create a developmental context and vary from culture to culture. Studies about parenting are of fundamental importance to the understanding of human development. This book h ...