Critical Explorations

About the Collection

Critical Explorations are compilations that range from 1-4 volumes in length and include content carefully selected from IGI Global’s most prestigious front list titles. Each of these comprehensive research anthologies provide extensive coverage of a cutting-edge area of interest, including the latest fundamental concepts and theories, development and design methodologies, tools and technologies, utilization and application, organizational and social implications, managerial impacts, critical issues, and emerging trends.

These publications are intended to ease collection development for academic, corporate, and joint-use libraries looking to enhance their holdings with the most sought-after research findings. Containing all of the most relevant and timely research in a targeted topic area, these inclusive titles are essential supplements for researchers, faculty, and students who wish to gain a complete knowledge of recent advancements in their areas of interest.

All Critical Explorations are published by the Information Resources Management Association (IRMA).



Critical Exploration Publications:

Research Anthology on Blockchain Technology in Business, Healthcare, Education, and Government
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. 1600 pages. $2,950.00
Even though blockchain technology was originally created as a ledger system for bitcoin to operate on, using it for areas other than cryptocurrency has become increa...
Research Anthology on Reliability and Safety in Aviation Systems, Spacecraft, and Air Transport
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. 1200 pages. $2,450.00
As with other transportation methods, safety issues in aircraft can result in a total loss of life. Recently, the air transport industry has come under immense scrut...
Research Anthology on Food Waste Reduction and Alternative Diets for Food and Nutrition Security
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. 800 pages. $495.00
The world population is expected to increase exponentially within the next decade, which means that the food demand will increase and so will waste production. The i...
Research Anthology on School Shootings, Peer Victimization, and Solutions for Building Safer Educational Institutions
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: July 2020. Copyright © 2021. 400 pages. $265.00
Though decades ago school shootings were rare events, today they are becoming normalized. Active shooter drills have become more commonplace as pressure is placed on...
Distributed Computing: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. 1725 pages. $2,950.00
Distributed systems intertwine with our everyday lives. The benefits and current shortcomings of the underpinning technologies are experienced by a wide range of peo...
Denial-of-Service Attacks: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. 430 pages. $365.00
Our world is increasingly driven by sophisticated networks of advanced computing technology, and the basic operation of everyday society is becoming increasingly vul...
Financial Markets: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. 850 pages. $595.00
Traditional financial markets are the most important lever of social and economic impact that can effectively regulate markets, industries, national economies, and i...
Business and Technical Education: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: June 2020. Copyright © 2020. 1272 pages. $2,250.00
The Fourth Industrial Revolution has disrupted businesses worldwide through the introduction of highly automated processes. This disruption has affected the way in w...
Rehabilitation Practices and Therapy: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: May 2020. Copyright © 2020. 2250 pages. $2,950.00
The availability of practical applications, techniques, and case studies by international therapists is limited despite expansions to the fields of clinical psycholo...
Religious Impacts on Society: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
Information Resources Management Association (USA)
Release Date: May 2020. Copyright © 2020. 900 pages. $395.00
Religion is considered by many to be something of the past, but it has a lasting hold in society and influences people across many cultures. This integration of spir...