Open Access Books » Social Sciences and Humanities

Our collection of 110 books.

  • Learning Disabilities - An International Perspective
    Learning Disabilities - An International Perspective
    Edited by Carolyn S. Ryan
    ISBN 978-953-51-3652-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3651-4,
    Edited Volume
    226 pages, November, 2017
    Learning disabilities are conditions that are associated with difficulties in knowledge and skill acquisition to the level expected of same-age peers. The current book is an international examination of assessment methods, preventative measures, inte ...
  • Skills Development for Sustainable Manufacturing
    Skills Development for Sustainable Manufacturing
    Edited by Christianah Olakitan Ijagbemi and Harold Moody Campbell
    ISBN 978-953-51-3646-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3645-3,
    Edited Volume
    102 pages, November, 2017
    Globally, manufacturing facilities have taken a new turn with a mix of advanced robotics to fully unify production systems. Today's era of manufacturing has embraced smart manufacturing techniques by delving into intelligent manufacturing system of a ...
  • Congruence of Personal and Organizational Values
    Congruence of Personal and Organizational Values
    Edited by Jolita Vveinhardt
    ISBN 978-953-51-3666-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3665-1,
    Edited Volume
    88 pages, November, 2017
    Perceived importance of personal and organizational values congruence in the management of organizations have actualized this phenomenon in both theory and practice. Researchers continuously show positive impact of personal and organizational values ...
  • Knowledge Management Strategies and Applications
    Knowledge Management Strategies and Applications
    Edited by Muhammad Mohiuddin, Norrin Halilem, SM Ahasanul Kobir and Cao Yuliang
    ISBN 978-953-51-3618-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3617-0,
    Edited Volume
    274 pages, November, 2017
    Knowledge management (KM) has become an important business strategy in an era of accelerated globalization, digitalization, and servitization of products and services. Maximizing the use of organizational resources becomes fundamental for continuous ...
  • Consumer Behavior - Practice Oriented Perspectives
    Consumer Behavior - Practice Oriented Perspectives
    Edited by Senay Sabah
    ISBN 978-953-51-3620-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3619-4,
    Edited Volume
    132 pages, November, 2017
    No time in the history, consumption is considered to be as important as in today's world. It defines who we are, how well/perfect we perform our multiroles within the society (buying the most expensive clothes means being the best mom for instances), ...
  • Management of Cities and Regions
    Management of Cities and Regions
    Edited by Vito Bobek
    ISBN 978-953-51-3604-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3603-3,
    Edited Volume
    226 pages, November, 2017
    Cities and regions represent the driving force of development in economic, social, and cultural life and reflect the spatial organization of human society. Furthermore, strategic urban regions are becoming increasingly important players in the global ...
  • Advancing Insights on Brand Management
    Advancing Insights on Brand Management
    Edited by Paolo Popoli
    ISBN 978-953-51-3598-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3597-5,
    Edited Volume
    208 pages, November, 2017
    This book is an original, high-quality collection of chapters about highly topical and important brand management issues, and it shows both theoretical and empiric analysis. The 10 selected chapters are referred, with original contents and rigorous r ...
  • Perception of Beauty
    Perception of Beauty
    Edited by Martha Peaslee Levine
    ISBN 978-953-51-3582-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3581-4,
    Edited Volume
    232 pages, October, 2017
    The authors in this book ask us to consider whether the perception of beauty has been defined by our genetics and culture over the years - has it grown and changed? Do certain neural connections define our emotional reactions to beauty? Does beauty f ...