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Our collection of 5 books indexed in the Book Citation Index in the Web of Science™ Core Collection (BKCI)

  • People's Movements in the 21st Century - Risks, Challenges and Benefits
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    Edited by Ingrid Muenstermann
    ISBN 978-953-51-2924-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2923-3,
    Edited Volume
    282 pages, February, 2017
    The UNHCR assures us that never before have there been so many people on the move at the same time, mainly because of war-inflicted circumstances. Authors from different reputed institutions share their knowledge on this open-access platform to disse ...
  • Gender Differences in Different Contexts
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    Edited by Aida Alvinius
    ISBN 978-953-51-2906-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2905-9,
    Edited Volume
    158 pages, February, 2017
    The development of gender differences as an area of research has been rapid over the last decades. Varieties of studies have focused on the gender differences as well as the similarities of women and men. The common purpose of the research attempt is ...
  • Bioethics - Medical, Ethical and Legal Perspectives
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    Edited by Peter A. Clark
    ISBN 978-953-51-2848-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2847-2,
    Edited Volume
    236 pages, December, 2016
    The main strength of this book is that it examines the challenges facing the field of Bioethics today from medical, ethical and legal perspectives. A critical exchange of ideas from professionals in interdisciplinary fields allows everyone to learn a ...
  • Virtual Learning
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    Edited by Dragan Cvetkovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-2823-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2824-3,
    Edited Volume
    182 pages, December, 2016
    The first chapter provides an overview of the popular systems for distance learning. In the second chapter, a review of all major social and economic activities in order to improve the system of virtual learning is given. The third chapter deals with ...
  • An Analysis of Contemporary Social Welfare Issues
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    Edited by Rosario Laratta
    ISBN 978-953-51-2719-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2718-5,
    Edited Volume
    70 pages, October, 2016
    This book offers a sharp critique and a detailed analysis of some pernicious social welfare problems and the wide-ranging causes and consequences of those complex social issues on individuals, families, and communities. Unemployment, health-care disp ...