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Our collection of 67 books.

  • Current Topics in Children's Learning and Cognition
    Current Topics in Children's Learning and Cognition
    Edited by Heidi Kloos, Bradley J. Morris and Joseph L. Amaral
    ISBN 978-953-51-0855-9,
    160 pages, November, 2012
    As a whole, the essays in this book address theoretical and empirical issues related to children's learning and cognition. The first essay, titled Learning in Cognitive Niches, treats the process of sense making on a theoretical level, discussing the ...
  • Social Sciences and Cultural Studies - Issues of Language, Public Opinion, Education and Welfare
    Social Sciences and Cultural Studies - Issues of Language, Public Opinion, Education and Welfare
    Edited by Asuncion Lopez-Varela
    ISBN 978-953-51-0742-2,
    520 pages, September, 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 ...
  • Distance Education
    Distance Education
    Edited by Paul Birevu Muyinda
    ISBN 978-953-51-0756-9,
    266 pages, September, 2012
    Education has become the number one demanded commodity for social and economic transformation for both developing and developed economies. Thus the number of persons going and returning to school has become too big to be handled by existing brick and ...
  • Risk Management - Current Issues and Challenges
    Risk Management - Current Issues and Challenges
    Edited by Nerija Banaitiene
    ISBN 978-953-51-0747-7,
    596 pages, September, 2012
    Every business and decision involves a certain amount of risk. Risk might cause a loss to a company. This does not mean, however, that businesses cannot take risks. As disengagement and risk aversion may result in missed business opportunities, which ...
  • International Trade from Economic and Policy Perspective
    International Trade from Economic and Policy Perspective
    Edited by Vito Bobek
    ISBN 978-953-51-0708-8,
    266 pages, August, 2012
    Today's international trade is radically more complex. The revolution in information and communication technologies fostered an internationalisation of supply chains which created a nexus between trade, investment, and services which is at the heart ...
  • Globalization - Approaches to Diversity
    Globalization - Approaches to Diversity
    Edited by Hector Cuadra-Montiel
    ISBN 978-953-51-0709-5,
    310 pages, August, 2012
    The book Globalization - Approaches to Diversity takes the ambitious undertaking of presenting a series of global issues that range from historic to contemporary, from transnational to local, and from cultural to institutional. It consists of twelve ...
  • Globalization - Education and Management Agendas
    Globalization - Education and Management Agendas
    Edited by Hector Cuadra-Montiel
    ISBN 978-953-51-0702-6,
    352 pages, August, 2012
    The book Globalization - Education and Management Agendas takes the ambitious undertaking of presenting multidimensional approaches to those global issues. It consists of 13 chapters divided into three sections: Globalization and Education, Globaliza ...
  • 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 ...