Open Access Books » Social Sciences and Humanities

Our collection of 110 books.

  • Immigration and Development
    Immigration and Development NEW
    Edited by Tiago Neves Sequeira
    ISBN 978-953-51-3785-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3784-9,
    Edited Volume
    158 pages, February, 2018
    This book deals with several issues linking immigration and social development. Following several approaches, from economic to sociological ones, it covers the many effects of the rising phenomenon of immigration. It deals with the effects of immigra ...
  • Human Capital and Competences in Project Management
    Human Capital and Competences in Project Management NEW
    Edited by Manuel Otero-Mateo and Andres Pastor-Fernandez
    ISBN 978-953-51-3787-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3786-3,
    Edited Volume
    120 pages, February, 2018
    People's competence has a strong influence on the strategy of human resource management, affecting daily aspects, thought patterns, and behavioral modes of executive management and employees. From a business perspective, there is a strong relationshi ...
  • Parenting - Empirical Advances and Intervention Resources
    Parenting - Empirical Advances and Intervention Resources NEW
    Edited by Loredana Benedetto and Massimo Ingrassia
    ISBN 978-953-51-3818-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3817-4,
    Edited Volume
    124 pages, February, 2018
    Through parenting, adults raise their children and introduce them into the belonging community. Parents are active determinants of their children’s well-being, but children themselves are too. The volume focuses on some relevant theoretical issues ...
  • Entrepreneurship - Development Tendencies and Empirical Approach
    Entrepreneurship - Development Tendencies and Empirical Approach
    Edited by Ladislav Mura
    ISBN 978-953-51-3761-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3760-3,
    Edited Volume
    472 pages, January, 2018
    In context of entrepreneurship, this book was motivated by a desire of a team of well-known authors. The book consists of 23 closely related thematic contributions, which fall into 4 separate sections: Interactions between Economy and Entrepreneurshi ...
  • Contemporary Perspective on Child Psychology and Education
    Contemporary Perspective on Child Psychology and Education
    Edited by Şenay Çetinkaya
    ISBN 978-953-51-3739-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3738-2,
    Edited Volume
    144 pages, January, 2018
    In contemporary understanding, the working areas of children's psychology are expanding considerably. The mental health of the children ensures that they are able to use their developmental abilities, cope with difficulties in life, be productive and ...
  • Financial Management from an Emerging Market Perspective
    Financial Management from an Emerging Market Perspective
    Edited by Guray Kucukkocaoglu and Soner Gokten
    ISBN 978-953-51-3737-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3736-8,
    Edited Volume
    330 pages, January, 2018
    One of the main reasons to name this book as Financial Management from an Emerging Market Perspective is to show the main differences of financial theory and practice in emerging markets other than the developed ones. Our many years of learning, teac ...
  • Mobilities, Tourism and Travel Behavior - Contexts and Boundaries
    Mobilities, Tourism and Travel Behavior - Contexts and Boundaries
    Edited by Leszek Butowski
    ISBN 978-953-51-3727-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3726-9,
    Edited Volume
    248 pages, January, 2018
    The notion of "mobilities," when looked at from a practical point of view, turns out to cover different kinds of human activity. It is not surprising, then, that when approached from an academic perspective, it reveals enormous potential for interdis ...
  • Robotics - Legal, Ethical and Socioeconomic Impacts
    Robotics - Legal, Ethical and Socioeconomic Impacts
    Edited by George Dekoulis
    ISBN 978-953-51-3636-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3635-4,
    Edited Volume
    180 pages, December, 2017
    This book analyses the legal, ethical and social aspects of using deep-learning AI robotic products. The collective effort of distinguished international researchers has been incorporated into one book suitable for the broader audience interested in ...