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Our collection of 62 books.

  • International Trade from Economic and Policy Perspective
    International Trade from Economic and Policy Perspective
    Editor 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 - Education and Management Agendas
    Globalization - Education and Management Agendas
    Editor 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
    Editor 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
    Editor 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 ...
  • Child Abuse and Neglect - A Multidimensional Approach
    Child Abuse and Neglect - A Multidimensional Approach
    Editor Alexander Muela
    ISBN 978-953-51-0671-5,
    194 pages, July, 2012
    Child maltreatment constitutes a social problem that affects all societies of the world. A recent study by the World Health Organisation points out that millions of children suffer some form of maltreatment and require medical and social attention. T ...
  • Globalization and Responsibility
    Globalization and Responsibility
    Editor 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 ...
  • Metaphysics
    Metaphysics
    Editor Mark Pestana
    ISBN 978-953-51-0646-3,
    158 pages, June, 2012
    It is our hope that this collection will give readers a sense of the type of metaphysical investigations that are now being carried out by thinkers in the Western nations. We also hope that the reader's curiosity will be peaked so that further inquir ...
  • Business Dynamics in the 21st Century
    Business Dynamics in the 21st Century
    Editor 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 ...