Edited References

About the Collection

Edited References are one of the most popular publication formats. These well-established titles feature previously unpublished, peer-reviewed scholarly chapters that are contributed by a variety of experts from around the world. Similar to Authored References in their concise discussions of the latest models and concepts within a specific area, Edited References utilize a more collaborative approach and include contributing authors with varying backgrounds and experience. These projects are led by one or a team of esteemed editors and include at least 15 chapters of descriptive and progressive research.

Providing thorough descriptions detailing the latest innovative and trending content, these collaborative publications accommodate the research needs of academicians, professionals, and practitioners, and are suitable supplements for graduate and undergraduate courses.



Edited Reference Publications:

Impacts and Challenges of Cloud Business Intelligence
Shadi Aljawarneh (Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan), Manisha Malhotra (Chandigarh University, India)
Release Date: December 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $195.00
Cloud computing provides an easier alternative for starting an IT-based business organization that requires much less of an initial investment. Cloud computing offer...
Multidisciplinary Approach to Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and ICTs
Luísa Cagica Carvalho (Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal, Portugal & CEFAGE, Universidade de Évora, Portugal), Leonilde Reis (Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal, Portugal), Alcina Prata (Instituto Polytechnic of Setúbal, Portugal), Raquel Pereira (Instituto Polytechnic of Setúbal, Portugal)
Release Date: October 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $195.00
Currently, most organizations are dependent on IS/ICT in order to support their business strategies. IS/ICT can promote the implementation of strategies and enhancer...
Teaching and Learning Practices That Promote Sustainable Development and Active Citizenship
Sandra Saúde (Polytechnic Institute of Beja, Portugal), Maria Albertina Raposo (Polytechnic Institute of Beja, Portugal), Nuno Pereira (Polytechnic Institute of Beja, Portugal), Ana Isabel Rodrigues (Polytechnic Institute of Beja, Portugal)
Release Date: October 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $185.00
The profound changes that we are experiencing at the political, environmental, economic, social, and cultural levels of our “postmodern” society pose immense challen...
Resource Optimization Using Swarm Intelligence and the IoT
Vicente García Díaz (University of Oviedo, Spain), Pramod Singh Rathore (ACERC, Delhi, India), Abhishek Kumar (ACERC, Delhi, India), Rashmi Agrawal (Manav Rachna University, India)
Release Date: October 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $225.00
The internet of things (IoT) has emerged as a prevalent platform for technological advancement in mobile networks, sensors, and software. However, successfully alloc...
Supporting Children’s Well-Being During Early Childhood Transition to School
Sanja Tatalović Vorkapić (University of Rijeka, Croatia), Jennifer LoCasale-Crouch (University of Virginia Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning, USA)
Release Date: October 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $195.00
Life transitions differ concerning the intensity of the change and the intensity of the child’s reaction to that change. For most children, the first and most signif...
Designing, Deploying, and Evaluating Virtual and Augmented Reality in Education
Gokce Akcayir (University of Alberta, Canada), Carrie Demmans Epp (University of Alberta, Canada)
Release Date: October 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $185.00
Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) provide flexibility in education and have become widely used for the promotion of multimedia learning. This use coinc...
Deep Learning Applications in Medical Imaging
Sanjay Saxena (International Institute of Information Technology, India), Sudip Paul (North-Eastern Hill University, India)
Release Date: October 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $245.00
Before the modern age of medicine, the chance of surviving a terminal disease such as cancer was minimal at best. After embracing the age of computer-aided medical a...
Human Capital and People Management in the Tourism Industry
Vânia Gonçalves Costa (Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Portugal), Andreia Antunes Moura (Coimbra Education School, Portugal), Maria do Rosário Mira (Coimbra Education School, Portugal)
Release Date: October 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $195.00
The tourism industry is an industry of people and is directly dependent on the performance of activities, skills, professionalism, quality, and competitiveness. Appr...
Principles and Applications of Narrowband Internet of Things (NBIoT)
Sudhir K. Routray (Addis Ababa Science and Technology University, Ethiopia), Sasmita Mohanty (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Release Date: September 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $195.00
The internet of things (IoT) has emerged as a trending technology that is continually being implemented into various practices within the field of engineering and sc...
Corporate Governance and Its Implications on Accounting and Finance
Ahmad J. Alqatan (University of Portsmouth, UK), Khaled Hussainey (University of Portsmouth, UK), Hichem Khlif (University of Sfax, Tunisia)
Release Date: September 2020. Copyright © 2021. 300 pages. $195.00
After the global financial crisis, the topic of corporate governance has been gaining momentum in accounting and finance literature since it may influence firm and b...