All Titles

Accounting Applications, Systems & Methodologies, ed. 2

This series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various business topics. This volume explores the complexities of accounting applications, systems, and methodologies.

Basic English Grammar For Dummies®

This book provides the basic grammar rules and makes it easy to get up and running on what you need to know to partake in successful everyday communication, no matter your audience or medium.

Big Data and Smart Service Systems

This book presents the theories and applications regarding Big Data and smart service systems, data acquisition, smart cities, business decision-making support, and smart service design.

Big Mechanisms in Systems Biology

This book explains big mechanisms of systems biology by system identification and big data mining methods using models of biological systems. Among the systems addressed are system immunity, regulation, infection, aging, evolution, and carcinogenesis.

Comprehensive Strategic Management

This book provides students and managers alike with an understanding of the concepts and tools of strategy.

Data Mining, ed. 4

This book offers a thorough grounding in machine learning concepts, along with practical advice on applying these tools and techniques in real-world data mining situations.

Engaging English Learners Through Access to Standards

This book addresses how school districts and schools can successfully promote academic English language development through teaching content knowledge and standards-based skills and abilities. It contains practical steps and ideas for developing collaborative, cross-curricular programs that address EL-specific needs, and includes tables and templates, essays, and real-life stories that illuminate best practices for appropriate standards-based instruction that gets results.

Fundamentals of Project Management, ed. 5

This book provides an introduction to project management. It shows readers how to: clarify project goals and objectives; develop a work breakdown structure; create a project risk plan; produce a realistic schedule; manage change requests; control and evaluate progress at every stage; and lead the project team.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Education

This book explores the concepts of innovation and entrepreneurship through multiple lenses in the context of education. Mixing equal parts of theory and practice, it takes a closer look on how innovation and entrepreneurship are approached around the globe as disciplines, methods, and mindsets.

Mathematics Applied to Engineering

This book presents a wide array of applied mathematical techniques for engineering applications, covering areas such as acoustics, system engineering, optimization, mechanical engineering, and reliability engineering. It includes mathematical techniques for robotics, computer science, mechanical engineering, HCI and machinability; describes different algorithms; and explains different modeling techniques and simulations.

Optimizing Discovery Systems to Improve User Experience

This book provides a comprehensive guide that helps librarians make a library discovery system work better for their specific community. It examines how system design and careful fine-tuning can greatly improve system efficacy.

Peterson's Master the™ AP® English Language and Composition Exam, ed. 3

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the AP English Language & Composition test, detailed reviews of language and composition topics, review and strategies for answering the different kinds of multiple-choice questions, and numerous opportunities to take practice tests on the subject matter.

Research Methods for Cyber Security

This book shows how to develop a research plan, beginning by starting research with a question, then offers an introduction to the broad range of useful research methods for cyber security research: observational, mathematical, experimental, and applied.

Statistics and Probability

This book introduces the historical and mathematical basis of statistics and probability, as well as their application to everyday situations, while adhering to state and national math standards. It covers the prominent thinkers who advanced the field for those who followed.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to The TOEFL®

This guide offers advice for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL); a standardized test that explains exactly what skills you need to have and how to use them to do your best on the test, without spending time on anything you don't need for the exam.

Visual Guide to Grammar and Punctuation

This guide gives children the tools to build confidence in reading, writing, and comprehension through visual explanation, from when to use a preposition or pronoun to how to use a comma or colon.

Business

Accounting Applications, Systems & Methodologies, ed. 2

This series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various business topics. This volume explores the complexities of accounting applications, systems, and methodologies.

Comprehensive Strategic Management

This book provides students and managers alike with an understanding of the concepts and tools of strategy.

Fundamentals of Project Management, ed. 5

This book provides an introduction to project management. It shows readers how to: clarify project goals and objectives; develop a work breakdown structure; create a project risk plan; produce a realistic schedule; manage change requests; control and evaluate progress at every stage; and lead the project team.

General Reference

Basic English Grammar For Dummies®

This book provides the basic grammar rules and makes it easy to get up and running on what you need to know to partake in successful everyday communication, no matter your audience or medium.

Technology

Big Data and Smart Service Systems

This book presents the theories and applications regarding Big Data and smart service systems, data acquisition, smart cities, business decision-making support, and smart service design.

Big Mechanisms in Systems Biology

This book explains big mechanisms of systems biology by system identification and big data mining methods using models of biological systems. Among the systems addressed are system immunity, regulation, infection, aging, evolution, and carcinogenesis.

Data Mining, ed. 4

This book offers a thorough grounding in machine learning concepts, along with practical advice on applying these tools and techniques in real-world data mining situations.

Mathematics Applied to Engineering

This book presents a wide array of applied mathematical techniques for engineering applications, covering areas such as acoustics, system engineering, optimization, mechanical engineering, and reliability engineering. It includes mathematical techniques for robotics, computer science, mechanical engineering, HCI and machinability; describes different algorithms; and explains different modeling techniques and simulations.

Research Methods for Cyber Security

This book shows how to develop a research plan, beginning by starting research with a question, then offers an introduction to the broad range of useful research methods for cyber security research: observational, mathematical, experimental, and applied.

Education

Engaging English Learners Through Access to Standards

This book addresses how school districts and schools can successfully promote academic English language development through teaching content knowledge and standards-based skills and abilities. It contains practical steps and ideas for developing collaborative, cross-curricular programs that address EL-specific needs, and includes tables and templates, essays, and real-life stories that illuminate best practices for appropriate standards-based instruction that gets results.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Education

This book explores the concepts of innovation and entrepreneurship through multiple lenses in the context of education. Mixing equal parts of theory and practice, it takes a closer look on how innovation and entrepreneurship are approached around the globe as disciplines, methods, and mindsets.

Peterson's Master the™ AP® English Language and Composition Exam, ed. 3

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the AP English Language & Composition test, detailed reviews of language and composition topics, review and strategies for answering the different kinds of multiple-choice questions, and numerous opportunities to take practice tests on the subject matter.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to The TOEFL®

This guide offers advice for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL); a standardized test that explains exactly what skills you need to have and how to use them to do your best on the test, without spending time on anything you don't need for the exam.

Visual Guide to Grammar and Punctuation

This guide gives children the tools to build confidence in reading, writing, and comprehension through visual explanation, from when to use a preposition or pronoun to how to use a comma or colon.

Library Science

Optimizing Discovery Systems to Improve User Experience

This book provides a comprehensive guide that helps librarians make a library discovery system work better for their specific community. It examines how system design and careful fine-tuning can greatly improve system efficacy.

Science

Statistics and Probability

This book introduces the historical and mathematical basis of statistics and probability, as well as their application to everyday situations, while adhering to state and national math standards. It covers the prominent thinkers who advanced the field for those who followed.