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  • Parenting - Empirical Advances and I ...
    Parenting - Empirical Advances and I ... NEW
    Early Online Release
    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 ...
  • Mobilities, Tourism and Travel Behav ...
    Mobilities, Tourism and Travel Behav ...
    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 Socioe ...
    Robotics - Legal, Ethical and Socioe ...
    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 ...
  • Knowledge Management Strategies and ...
    Knowledge Management Strategies and  ...
    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 ...
  • Indigenous People
    Indigenous People
    Edited by Purushothaman Venkatesan
    ISBN 978-953-51-3482-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3481-7,
    Edited Volume
    196 pages, September, 2017
    Indigenous peoples are the native ethnic groups, who are descended from and identified with the original inhabitants of a region, in contrast to groups that have settled, occupied, or colonized the area more recently. This book entitled Indigenous Pe ...
  • Quality of Life and Quality of Worki ...
    Quality of Life and Quality of Worki ...
    Edited by Ana Alice Vilas Boas
    ISBN 978-953-51-3446-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3445-9,
    Edited Volume
    310 pages, August, 2017
    In this book, we can read about the well-being, quality of life, and quality of working life. The authors come from different countries, and their ideas, studies, findings, and experiences offer beneficial contributions to enhance our knowledge in th ...
  • Interdisciplinary Approaches to Semi ...
    Interdisciplinary Approaches to Semi ...
    Edited by Asuncion Lopez-Varela Azcarate
    ISBN 978-953-51-3450-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3449-7,
    Edited Volume
    220 pages, August, 2017
    This volume stresses the contemporary relevance of semiotics. The introductory chapter shows how the collection of papers emphasises crossings at the material level of physical reality as well as in their semio-cognitive and cultural implications, qu ...
  • Epistemology and Transformation of K ...
    Epistemology and Transformation of K ...
    Edited by Zlatan Delić
    ISBN 978-953-51-3388-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3387-2,
    Edited Volume
    146 pages, July, 2017
    This book consists of seven chapters containing multiple questions of the global socially epistemological situation in science and higher education. Despite the progress of techno-sciences, we are facing blind flaws in leading systems of knowledge an ...