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  • Latest Research into Quality Control
    Latest Research into Quality Control
    Edited by Isin Akyar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0868-9,
    Edited Volume
    514 pages, December, 2012
    Quality control has an emerging importance in every field of life. Quality control is a process that is used to guarantee a certain level of quality in a product or service. It might include whatever actions a business deems necessary to provide for ...
  • Quality Assurance and Management
    Quality Assurance and Management
    Edited by Mehmet Savsar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0378-3,
    Edited Volume
    436 pages, March, 2012
    The purpose of this book is to present new concepts, state-of-the-art techniques and advances in quality related research. Novel ideas and current developments in the field of quality assurance and related topics are presented in different chapters, ...
  • Entrepreneurship - Born, Made and Educated
    Entrepreneurship - Born, Made and Educated
    Edited by Thierry Burger-Helmchen
    ISBN 978-953-51-0210-6,
    Edited Volume
    350 pages, March, 2012
    Entrepreneurship has a tremendous impact on the economic development of a country. As can be expected, many public policies foster the development of self- entrepreneurship in times of unemployment, praise the creation of firms and con- sider the wil ...
  • Risk Management - Current Issues and Challenges
    Risk Management - Current Issues and Challenges
    Edited by Nerija Banaitiene
    ISBN 978-953-51-0747-7,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Visions for Global Tourism Industry - Creating and Sustaining Competitive Strategies
    Visions for Global Tourism Industry - Creating and Sustaining Competitive Strategies
    Edited by Murat Kasimoglu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0520-6,
    Edited Volume
    490 pages, April, 2012
    We have been witnessing huge competition among the organisations in the business world. Companies, NGO's and governments are looking for innovative ways to compete in the global tourism market. In the classical literature of business the main purpose ...
  • Psychology - Selected Papers
    Psychology - Selected Papers
    Edited by Gina Rossi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0587-9,
    Edited Volume
    342 pages, May, 2012
    This book represents a selection of chapters that address several topics from the broad domains of psychology: alcoholism, clinical interventions, treatment of depression, personality psychology, qualitative research methods in psychology, and social ...
  • 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,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Rural Development - Contemporary Issues and Practices
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    Edited by Rashid Solagberu Adisa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0461-2,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...