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Advances in Data Communications and Networking for Digital Business Transformation
Advances in Data Communications and Networking for Digital Business Transformation

Advances in Data Communications and Networking for Digital Business Transformation

This book examines transformative technologies from the perspective of data communication and networking and research challenges faced by the industry and research and development laboratories.

Agile Software Development Quality Assurance
Agile Software Development Quality Assurance

Agile Software Development Quality Assurance

Provides the research and instruction used to develop and implement software quickly, in small iteration cycles, and in close cooperation with the customer in an adaptive way, making it possible to react to changes set by the constant changing business environment. Presents four values explaining extreme programming (XP), the most widely adopted agile methodology.

Behavioral Issues in Operations Management
Behavioral Issues in Operations Management

Behavioral Issues in Operations Management

Explains and examines research in behavioral operations management, which works to analyze the impact of human behavior on the management of complex operating systems.

Capacity Analysis of Vehicular Communication Networks
Capacity Analysis of Vehicular Communication Networks

Capacity Analysis of Vehicular Communication Networks

This book focuses on the network capacity analysis of VANETs. It introduces capacity scaling laws for wireless networks, reviews the prior arts in deriving the capacity of VANETs, and studies the unicast capacity considering the socialized mobility model of VANETs. The downlink capacity of VANETs is also investigated in which access infrastructure is deployed to provide pervasive Internet access to vehicles.

Cognitive Behavioural Prevention of Suicide in Psychosis
Cognitive Behavioural Prevention of Suicide in Psychosis

Cognitive Behavioural Prevention of Suicide in Psychosis

This text lays out the product of a number of years of clinical research into suicide behavior and its prevention. While the focus is on non-affective psychosis and the schizophrenia-spectrum disorders, the mechanisms underlying suicide behavior in this group may well underlie or at least influence suicide behavior in other disorders.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2

Develops the ideas and concepts presented in the Second edition of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy For Dummies and provides exercises to put those ideas into practice.

Computer Architecture, ed. 6
Computer Architecture, ed. 6

Computer Architecture, ed. 6

This book presents the latest developments in processor and system architecture, featuring examples from the RISC-V (RISC Five) instruction set architecture, a modern RISC instruction set developed and designed to be a free and openly adoptable standard. It also covers domain-specific architectures and warehouse-scale computing that features the first public information on Google's newest WSC.

Data Mining, ed. 4
Data Mining, ed. 4

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.

Decision Making
Decision Making

Decision Making

This volume explores interdisciplinary research on decision making, taking a neural and behavioural approach.

Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population
Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population

Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population

This book presents age-friendly design guidelines that are well-established, agreed-upon, research-based, actionable, and applicable across a variety of modern technology platforms.

Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, ed. 2
Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, ed. 2

Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, ed. 2

Covers the most important issues, concepts, trends, and technologies in multimedia technology. Provides a compendium of terms, definitions and explanations of concepts, processes and acronyms. Also includes brief descriptions of particular software applications or websites related to the topic of multimedia technology, networks and online interactive multimedia services.

Encyclopedia of Statistics in Behavioral Science
Encyclopedia of Statistics in Behavioral Science

Encyclopedia of Statistics in Behavioral Science

Reference work covering statistical concepts and techniques in the fields of applied psychology, sociology, market research, consumer behavior, management science, decision making and human resource management. Intended for researchers, educators and students.

Free and Open Source Software in Modern Data Science and Business Intelligence
Free and Open Source Software in Modern Data Science and Business Intelligence

Free and Open Source Software in Modern Data Science and Business Intelligence

This title is a scholarly resource that examines the differences between the two types of software, integral in the FOSS movement, and their effect on the distribution and use of software. Featuring coverage on a wide range of topics, such as FOSS Ecology, graph mining, and project tasks, this book is geared towards academicians, researchers, and students interested in current research on the growing importance of FOSS and its expanding reach in IT infrastructure.

Handbook of Research on Threat Detection and Countermeasures in Network Security
Handbook of Research on Threat Detection and Countermeasures in Network Security

Handbook of Research on Threat Detection and Countermeasures in Network Security

This book presents the latest methodologies and trends in detecting and preventing network threats.

How to Design and Write Web Pages Today, ed. 2
How to Design and Write Web Pages Today, ed. 2

How to Design and Write Web Pages Today, ed. 2

This guidebook lays the foundations of contemporary mobile-first, responsive web design, offering writers, designers, and those who teach them a complete and up-to-date approach to web design.

Human Computer Interaction Research in Web Design and Evaluation
Human Computer Interaction Research in Web Design and Evaluation

Human Computer Interaction Research in Web Design and Evaluation

A comprehensive book on HCI and Web design that focuses on various areas of research including theories, analysis, design, and evaluation.

Identification and Management of Distributed Data
Identification and Management of Distributed Data

Identification and Management of Distributed Data

This book collates and describes the various distributed data management technologies towards an understand the common aspects that govern distributed data management. It explains how the various layers of the existing Internet protocol stack already provide most of the functions that information engineers need to design efficient systems.

Integrating Security and Software Engineering: Advances and Future Visions
Integrating Security and Software Engineering: Advances and Future Visions

Integrating Security and Software Engineering: Advances and Future Visions

This book investigates the integration of security concerns into software engineering practices, drawing expertise from the security and the software engineering community; and discusses future visions and directions for the field of secure software engineering.

JavaScript® For Kids For Dummies®
JavaScript® For Kids For Dummies®

JavaScript® For Kids For Dummies®

This book guides kids through the basics of coding with JavaScript. Through small, goal-oriented projects, young readers learn key coding concepts, while actually creating apps, games, and more.

Machine Learning
Machine Learning

Machine Learning

This book describes the basic models and algorithms of machine learning, with an emphasis on current topics of interest that includes neural networks and kernel machines.

Network Performance and Security
Network Performance and Security

Network Performance and Security

This resource offers software engineers practical tips and tricks needed to strengthen IT infrastructure using low cost open source tools.

Network Security Attacks and Countermeasures
Network Security Attacks and Countermeasures

Network Security Attacks and Countermeasures

This text discusses the security and optimization of computer networks for use in a variety of disciplines and fields, touching on such matters as mobile and VPN security, IP spoofing, and intrusion detection.

Next Generation Wireless Network Security and Privacy
Next Generation Wireless Network Security and Privacy

Next Generation Wireless Network Security and Privacy

This book addresses real-world problems affecting the security of information communications in modern networks. With a focus on recent developments and solutions, as well as common weaknesses and threats, it cover such topics as UMTS security, procedural and architectural solutions, common security issues, and modern cryptographic algorithms.

Optimizing Human-Computer Interaction with Emerging Technologies
Optimizing Human-Computer Interaction with Emerging Technologies

Optimizing Human-Computer Interaction with Emerging Technologies

This book features the latest scholarly perspectives on technological breakthroughs in user operation and the processes of communication in the digital era. Among the topics covered are biomedical test instruments, computer animation, cyberbullying, health information technology, mobile phones, multimedia, social media and video games.

Principles of Scientific Research
Principles of Scientific Research

Principles of Scientific Research

This book delves into the world of scientific research, providing a better understanding of concepts and theories behind scientific research across all disciplines. Its coverage includes statistics methodologies, research methodologies, and theoretics of research.

Python® For Kids For Dummies®
Python® For Kids For Dummies®

Python® For Kids For Dummies®

This guide teaches the basics of coding with Python in a language that you can understand.

R For Dummies®, ed. 2
R For Dummies®, ed. 2

R For Dummies®, ed. 2

This guide to R, an open source statistical environment and programming language that has become very popular in varied fields for the management and analysis of data, shows you how to know your way around lists, data frames, and other R data structures, while learning to interact with other programs, such as Microsoft Excel. You'll learn how to reshape and manipulate data, merge data sets, split and combine data, perform calculations on vectors and arrays, and more.

Rationality
Rationality

Rationality

This book addresses recent challenges and identifies a direction for future research on rationality and investigates the relationship between rationality and mental disorders, such as delusion and depression.

Real-World Decision Making
Real-World Decision Making

Real-World Decision Making

This text focuses on the economic and financial behaviors of consumers, investors, and organizations, including an exploration of how people make good—and bad—economic decisions.

Reconceptualizing New Media and Intercultural Communication in a Networked Society
Reconceptualizing New Media and Intercultural Communication in a Networked Society

Reconceptualizing New Media and Intercultural Communication in a Networked Society

This volume addresses the need for understanding the complex connections between culture and new media. Featuring a broad range of topics such as social presence, crisis communication, and hyperpersonal communication model, this book is geared towards academicians, researchers, professionals, practitioners, and students seeking current research on the discipline of intercultural communication and new media.

Religion Online
Religion Online

Religion Online

This two-volume set explains how new media are interwoven into the fabric of religious belief, behavior, and community. It explores the past, present, and projected future of digital media use in faith traditions, from mainline Christianity to new religious movements. It also examines the impact of digital media on beliefs and practices around the world.

Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction, ed. 2
Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction, ed. 2

Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction, ed. 2

This book provides a comprehensive guide to performing research and is essential reading for both quantitative and qualitative methods. Included is expanded discussions of online datasets, crowdsourcing, statistical tests, coding qualitative data, laws and regulations relating to the use of human participants, and data collection via mobile devices and sensors.

SEO For Dummies®, ed. 6
SEO For Dummies®, ed. 6

SEO For Dummies®, ed. 6

In this guide, readers will learn how to build websites that increase search visibility, develop a search strategy and use local search capabilities, analyze results with updated tracking tools, maximize content marketing strategies, and more.

Scratch For Kids For Dummies®
Scratch For Kids For Dummies®

Scratch For Kids For Dummies®

Teaches kids how to design and develop their own games, create animations, interact with the online Scratch community, and more.

Security and Privacy in Smart Sensor Networks
Security and Privacy in Smart Sensor Networks

Security and Privacy in Smart Sensor Networks

This title is a critical scholarly resource that examines recent developments and emerging trends in smart sensor security and privacy by providing new models, practical solutions, and technological advances related to security. Covers topics such as cloud security, encryption, and intrusion detection systems.

Security and Resilience in Intelligent Data-Centric Systems and Communication Networks
Security and Resilience in Intelligent Data-Centric Systems and Communication Networks

Security and Resilience in Intelligent Data-Centric Systems and Communication Networks

This book presents research in theoretical and practical resilience and security aspects of intelligent data-centric critical systems and networks. It also analyzes concepts and technologies that are successfully used in the implementation of intelligent data-centric critical systems and communication networks, touching on future developments.

Sociometrics and Human Relationships
Sociometrics and Human Relationships

Sociometrics and Human Relationships

This book translates the latest academic research into practical business strategies and techniques as well as actionable insights, providing a wealth of examples for social network analysis and predicting trends. It illustrates how to improve organizational performance by optimizing communication and collaboration through email, and shows how to leverage virtual collaborative creativity in the Internet age.

Software Engineering
Software Engineering

Software Engineering

Presents the latest developments in software engineering education. Includes areas such as student assessment and learning, innovative teaching methods, and educational technology.

Tableau® For Dummies®
Tableau® For Dummies®

Tableau® For Dummies®

This book provides the introduction and information needed to make use of the Tableau tool, which provides a significant boost in power and ease-of-use when it comes to in-depth data analysis, data visualization, and communicating with data.

Terrorism, Political Violence, and Extremism
Terrorism, Political Violence, and Extremism

Terrorism, Political Violence, and Extremism

This book examines why the number of terrorist attacks has greatly increased since the attacks on September 11, 2001 occurred, including the Madrid train bombings (2004), the London Underground bombings (2005), and the San Bernardino and Paris attacks (2015). It provides an assessment of the state of terrorism worldwide, including coverage of the religious and political origins of terrorist activities, and pinpoints less-recognized and rarely studied aspects of terrorism.

The Evolution of Computer Technology
The Evolution of Computer Technology

The Evolution of Computer Technology

This book traces the evolution of computers from the humble beginnings as simple calculators up to the modern-day jack-of-all trades devices like the iPhone, describing how computers evolved from much larger machines to the handheld and portable devices of today. Readers will discover the historical significance of computers, and their pivotal roles in World War II, the Space Race, and the emergence of modern Western powers.

The Internet of Things
The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things

This book shares the latest academic material on the interconnectivity of networks and devices in the digital era and examines best practices for integrating this advanced connectivity across multiple fields. It provides coverage on innovative perspectives, such as secure computing, regulatory standards, and trust management.

Understanding Virtual Reality, ed. 2
Understanding Virtual Reality, ed. 2

Understanding Virtual Reality, ed. 2

This book helps users take advantage of the ways they can identify and prepare for the applications of VR in their field. By approaching VR as a communications medium, the authors have created a resource that will remain relevant even as underlying technologies evolve.

Usability Testing for Survey Research
Usability Testing for Survey Research

Usability Testing for Survey Research

This book is a guide to the tools necessary to evaluate, test, and modify surveys in an iterative method during the survey pretesting process. It includes examples that apply usability to any type of survey during any stage of development, along with tactics on how to tailor usability testing to meet budget and scheduling constraints.

Verification, Validation and Testing in Software Engineering
Verification, Validation and Testing in Software Engineering

Verification, Validation and Testing in Software Engineering

This book explores different applications in V&V that spawn many areas of software development -including real time applications-WHERE V&V techniques are required, providing in all cases examples of the applications.

Wireless Public Safety Networks 3
Wireless Public Safety Networks 3

Wireless Public Safety Networks 3

This book explores, from the communication point of view, how teams can interact with and use new technologies and tools that can have a huge impact in the field of disaster management and greatly improve the efficiency of teams handling emergency situations. It covers themes as varied as emergency alert systems, the organization of aerial platforms and the use of smartphones to detect earthquakes and to help in the resolution of kidnappings.

WordPress For Dummies®, ed. 7
WordPress For Dummies®, ed. 7

WordPress For Dummies®, ed. 7

This resource will equip you to take on the art of blogging or running a website with confidence. Whether you're new to the blogging community or you're looking to maximize your website by extending your use of WordPress features, this is a book you need on your shelf.

Business

Advances in Data Communications and Networking for Digital Business Transformation
Advances in Data Communications and Networking for Digital Business Transformation

Advances in Data Communications and Networking for Digital Business Transformation

This book examines transformative technologies from the perspective of data communication and networking and research challenges faced by the industry and research and development laboratories.

Behavioral Issues in Operations Management
Behavioral Issues in Operations Management

Behavioral Issues in Operations Management

Explains and examines research in behavioral operations management, which works to analyze the impact of human behavior on the management of complex operating systems.

Reconceptualizing New Media and Intercultural Communication in a Networked Society
Reconceptualizing New Media and Intercultural Communication in a Networked Society

Reconceptualizing New Media and Intercultural Communication in a Networked Society

This volume addresses the need for understanding the complex connections between culture and new media. Featuring a broad range of topics such as social presence, crisis communication, and hyperpersonal communication model, this book is geared towards academicians, researchers, professionals, practitioners, and students seeking current research on the discipline of intercultural communication and new media.

SEO For Dummies®, ed. 6
SEO For Dummies®, ed. 6

SEO For Dummies®, ed. 6

In this guide, readers will learn how to build websites that increase search visibility, develop a search strategy and use local search capabilities, analyze results with updated tracking tools, maximize content marketing strategies, and more.

Tableau® For Dummies®
Tableau® For Dummies®

Tableau® For Dummies®

This book provides the introduction and information needed to make use of the Tableau tool, which provides a significant boost in power and ease-of-use when it comes to in-depth data analysis, data visualization, and communicating with data.

Technology

Agile Software Development Quality Assurance
Agile Software Development Quality Assurance

Agile Software Development Quality Assurance

Provides the research and instruction used to develop and implement software quickly, in small iteration cycles, and in close cooperation with the customer in an adaptive way, making it possible to react to changes set by the constant changing business environment. Presents four values explaining extreme programming (XP), the most widely adopted agile methodology.

Capacity Analysis of Vehicular Communication Networks
Capacity Analysis of Vehicular Communication Networks

Capacity Analysis of Vehicular Communication Networks

This book focuses on the network capacity analysis of VANETs. It introduces capacity scaling laws for wireless networks, reviews the prior arts in deriving the capacity of VANETs, and studies the unicast capacity considering the socialized mobility model of VANETs. The downlink capacity of VANETs is also investigated in which access infrastructure is deployed to provide pervasive Internet access to vehicles.

Computer Architecture, ed. 6
Computer Architecture, ed. 6

Computer Architecture, ed. 6

This book presents the latest developments in processor and system architecture, featuring examples from the RISC-V (RISC Five) instruction set architecture, a modern RISC instruction set developed and designed to be a free and openly adoptable standard. It also covers domain-specific architectures and warehouse-scale computing that features the first public information on Google's newest WSC.

Data Mining, ed. 4
Data Mining, ed. 4

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.

Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population
Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population

Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population

This book presents age-friendly design guidelines that are well-established, agreed-upon, research-based, actionable, and applicable across a variety of modern technology platforms.

Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, ed. 2
Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, ed. 2

Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, ed. 2

Covers the most important issues, concepts, trends, and technologies in multimedia technology. Provides a compendium of terms, definitions and explanations of concepts, processes and acronyms. Also includes brief descriptions of particular software applications or websites related to the topic of multimedia technology, networks and online interactive multimedia services.

Free and Open Source Software in Modern Data Science and Business Intelligence
Free and Open Source Software in Modern Data Science and Business Intelligence

Free and Open Source Software in Modern Data Science and Business Intelligence

This title is a scholarly resource that examines the differences between the two types of software, integral in the FOSS movement, and their effect on the distribution and use of software. Featuring coverage on a wide range of topics, such as FOSS Ecology, graph mining, and project tasks, this book is geared towards academicians, researchers, and students interested in current research on the growing importance of FOSS and its expanding reach in IT infrastructure.

Handbook of Research on Threat Detection and Countermeasures in Network Security
Handbook of Research on Threat Detection and Countermeasures in Network Security

Handbook of Research on Threat Detection and Countermeasures in Network Security

This book presents the latest methodologies and trends in detecting and preventing network threats.

How to Design and Write Web Pages Today, ed. 2
How to Design and Write Web Pages Today, ed. 2

How to Design and Write Web Pages Today, ed. 2

This guidebook lays the foundations of contemporary mobile-first, responsive web design, offering writers, designers, and those who teach them a complete and up-to-date approach to web design.

Human Computer Interaction Research in Web Design and Evaluation
Human Computer Interaction Research in Web Design and Evaluation

Human Computer Interaction Research in Web Design and Evaluation

A comprehensive book on HCI and Web design that focuses on various areas of research including theories, analysis, design, and evaluation.

Identification and Management of Distributed Data
Identification and Management of Distributed Data

Identification and Management of Distributed Data

This book collates and describes the various distributed data management technologies towards an understand the common aspects that govern distributed data management. It explains how the various layers of the existing Internet protocol stack already provide most of the functions that information engineers need to design efficient systems.

Integrating Security and Software Engineering: Advances and Future Visions
Integrating Security and Software Engineering: Advances and Future Visions

Integrating Security and Software Engineering: Advances and Future Visions

This book investigates the integration of security concerns into software engineering practices, drawing expertise from the security and the software engineering community; and discusses future visions and directions for the field of secure software engineering.

JavaScript® For Kids For Dummies®
JavaScript® For Kids For Dummies®

JavaScript® For Kids For Dummies®

This book guides kids through the basics of coding with JavaScript. Through small, goal-oriented projects, young readers learn key coding concepts, while actually creating apps, games, and more.

Machine Learning
Machine Learning

Machine Learning

This book describes the basic models and algorithms of machine learning, with an emphasis on current topics of interest that includes neural networks and kernel machines.

Network Performance and Security
Network Performance and Security

Network Performance and Security

This resource offers software engineers practical tips and tricks needed to strengthen IT infrastructure using low cost open source tools.

Network Security Attacks and Countermeasures
Network Security Attacks and Countermeasures

Network Security Attacks and Countermeasures

This text discusses the security and optimization of computer networks for use in a variety of disciplines and fields, touching on such matters as mobile and VPN security, IP spoofing, and intrusion detection.

Next Generation Wireless Network Security and Privacy
Next Generation Wireless Network Security and Privacy

Next Generation Wireless Network Security and Privacy

This book addresses real-world problems affecting the security of information communications in modern networks. With a focus on recent developments and solutions, as well as common weaknesses and threats, it cover such topics as UMTS security, procedural and architectural solutions, common security issues, and modern cryptographic algorithms.

Optimizing Human-Computer Interaction with Emerging Technologies
Optimizing Human-Computer Interaction with Emerging Technologies

Optimizing Human-Computer Interaction with Emerging Technologies

This book features the latest scholarly perspectives on technological breakthroughs in user operation and the processes of communication in the digital era. Among the topics covered are biomedical test instruments, computer animation, cyberbullying, health information technology, mobile phones, multimedia, social media and video games.

Religion Online
Religion Online

Religion Online

This two-volume set explains how new media are interwoven into the fabric of religious belief, behavior, and community. It explores the past, present, and projected future of digital media use in faith traditions, from mainline Christianity to new religious movements. It also examines the impact of digital media on beliefs and practices around the world.

Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction, ed. 2
Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction, ed. 2

Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction, ed. 2

This book provides a comprehensive guide to performing research and is essential reading for both quantitative and qualitative methods. Included is expanded discussions of online datasets, crowdsourcing, statistical tests, coding qualitative data, laws and regulations relating to the use of human participants, and data collection via mobile devices and sensors.

SEO For Dummies®, ed. 6
SEO For Dummies®, ed. 6

SEO For Dummies®, ed. 6

In this guide, readers will learn how to build websites that increase search visibility, develop a search strategy and use local search capabilities, analyze results with updated tracking tools, maximize content marketing strategies, and more.

Scratch For Kids For Dummies®
Scratch For Kids For Dummies®

Scratch For Kids For Dummies®

Teaches kids how to design and develop their own games, create animations, interact with the online Scratch community, and more.

Security and Privacy in Smart Sensor Networks
Security and Privacy in Smart Sensor Networks

Security and Privacy in Smart Sensor Networks

This title is a critical scholarly resource that examines recent developments and emerging trends in smart sensor security and privacy by providing new models, practical solutions, and technological advances related to security. Covers topics such as cloud security, encryption, and intrusion detection systems.

Security and Resilience in Intelligent Data-Centric Systems and Communication Networks
Security and Resilience in Intelligent Data-Centric Systems and Communication Networks

Security and Resilience in Intelligent Data-Centric Systems and Communication Networks

This book presents research in theoretical and practical resilience and security aspects of intelligent data-centric critical systems and networks. It also analyzes concepts and technologies that are successfully used in the implementation of intelligent data-centric critical systems and communication networks, touching on future developments.

Software Engineering
Software Engineering

Software Engineering

Presents the latest developments in software engineering education. Includes areas such as student assessment and learning, innovative teaching methods, and educational technology.

The Evolution of Computer Technology
The Evolution of Computer Technology

The Evolution of Computer Technology

This book traces the evolution of computers from the humble beginnings as simple calculators up to the modern-day jack-of-all trades devices like the iPhone, describing how computers evolved from much larger machines to the handheld and portable devices of today. Readers will discover the historical significance of computers, and their pivotal roles in World War II, the Space Race, and the emergence of modern Western powers.

The Internet of Things
The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things

This book shares the latest academic material on the interconnectivity of networks and devices in the digital era and examines best practices for integrating this advanced connectivity across multiple fields. It provides coverage on innovative perspectives, such as secure computing, regulatory standards, and trust management.

Understanding Virtual Reality, ed. 2
Understanding Virtual Reality, ed. 2

Understanding Virtual Reality, ed. 2

This book helps users take advantage of the ways they can identify and prepare for the applications of VR in their field. By approaching VR as a communications medium, the authors have created a resource that will remain relevant even as underlying technologies evolve.

Usability Testing for Survey Research
Usability Testing for Survey Research

Usability Testing for Survey Research

This book is a guide to the tools necessary to evaluate, test, and modify surveys in an iterative method during the survey pretesting process. It includes examples that apply usability to any type of survey during any stage of development, along with tactics on how to tailor usability testing to meet budget and scheduling constraints.

Verification, Validation and Testing in Software Engineering
Verification, Validation and Testing in Software Engineering

Verification, Validation and Testing in Software Engineering

This book explores different applications in V&V that spawn many areas of software development -including real time applications-WHERE V&V techniques are required, providing in all cases examples of the applications.

Wireless Public Safety Networks 3
Wireless Public Safety Networks 3

Wireless Public Safety Networks 3

This book explores, from the communication point of view, how teams can interact with and use new technologies and tools that can have a huge impact in the field of disaster management and greatly improve the efficiency of teams handling emergency situations. It covers themes as varied as emergency alert systems, the organization of aerial platforms and the use of smartphones to detect earthquakes and to help in the resolution of kidnappings.

Social Science

Cognitive Behavioural Prevention of Suicide in Psychosis
Cognitive Behavioural Prevention of Suicide in Psychosis

Cognitive Behavioural Prevention of Suicide in Psychosis

This text lays out the product of a number of years of clinical research into suicide behavior and its prevention. While the focus is on non-affective psychosis and the schizophrenia-spectrum disorders, the mechanisms underlying suicide behavior in this group may well underlie or at least influence suicide behavior in other disorders.

Encyclopedia of Statistics in Behavioral Science
Encyclopedia of Statistics in Behavioral Science

Encyclopedia of Statistics in Behavioral Science

Reference work covering statistical concepts and techniques in the fields of applied psychology, sociology, market research, consumer behavior, management science, decision making and human resource management. Intended for researchers, educators and students.

Rationality
Rationality

Rationality

This book addresses recent challenges and identifies a direction for future research on rationality and investigates the relationship between rationality and mental disorders, such as delusion and depression.

Real-World Decision Making
Real-World Decision Making

Real-World Decision Making

This text focuses on the economic and financial behaviors of consumers, investors, and organizations, including an exploration of how people make good—and bad—economic decisions.

Sociometrics and Human Relationships
Sociometrics and Human Relationships

Sociometrics and Human Relationships

This book translates the latest academic research into practical business strategies and techniques as well as actionable insights, providing a wealth of examples for social network analysis and predicting trends. It illustrates how to improve organizational performance by optimizing communication and collaboration through email, and shows how to leverage virtual collaborative creativity in the Internet age.

Terrorism, Political Violence, and Extremism
Terrorism, Political Violence, and Extremism

Terrorism, Political Violence, and Extremism

This book examines why the number of terrorist attacks has greatly increased since the attacks on September 11, 2001 occurred, including the Madrid train bombings (2004), the London Underground bombings (2005), and the San Bernardino and Paris attacks (2015). It provides an assessment of the state of terrorism worldwide, including coverage of the religious and political origins of terrorist activities, and pinpoints less-recognized and rarely studied aspects of terrorism.

General Reference

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Workbook For Dummies®, ed. 2

Develops the ideas and concepts presented in the Second edition of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy For Dummies and provides exercises to put those ideas into practice.

Python® For Kids For Dummies®
Python® For Kids For Dummies®

Python® For Kids For Dummies®

This guide teaches the basics of coding with Python in a language that you can understand.

R For Dummies®, ed. 2
R For Dummies®, ed. 2

R For Dummies®, ed. 2

This guide to R, an open source statistical environment and programming language that has become very popular in varied fields for the management and analysis of data, shows you how to know your way around lists, data frames, and other R data structures, while learning to interact with other programs, such as Microsoft Excel. You'll learn how to reshape and manipulate data, merge data sets, split and combine data, perform calculations on vectors and arrays, and more.

WordPress For Dummies®, ed. 7
WordPress For Dummies®, ed. 7

WordPress For Dummies®, ed. 7

This resource will equip you to take on the art of blogging or running a website with confidence. Whether you're new to the blogging community or you're looking to maximize your website by extending your use of WordPress features, this is a book you need on your shelf.

Science

Decision Making
Decision Making

Decision Making

This volume explores interdisciplinary research on decision making, taking a neural and behavioural approach.

Principles of Scientific Research
Principles of Scientific Research

Principles of Scientific Research

This book delves into the world of scientific research, providing a better understanding of concepts and theories behind scientific research across all disciplines. Its coverage includes statistics methodologies, research methodologies, and theoretics of research.

Religion

Religion Online
Religion Online

Religion Online

This two-volume set explains how new media are interwoven into the fabric of religious belief, behavior, and community. It explores the past, present, and projected future of digital media use in faith traditions, from mainline Christianity to new religious movements. It also examines the impact of digital media on beliefs and practices around the world.

Law

Terrorism, Political Violence, and Extremism
Terrorism, Political Violence, and Extremism

Terrorism, Political Violence, and Extremism

This book examines why the number of terrorist attacks has greatly increased since the attacks on September 11, 2001 occurred, including the Madrid train bombings (2004), the London Underground bombings (2005), and the San Bernardino and Paris attacks (2015). It provides an assessment of the state of terrorism worldwide, including coverage of the religious and political origins of terrorist activities, and pinpoints less-recognized and rarely studied aspects of terrorism.

Information and Publishing

WordPress For Dummies®, ed. 7
WordPress For Dummies®, ed. 7

WordPress For Dummies®, ed. 7

This resource will equip you to take on the art of blogging or running a website with confidence. Whether you're new to the blogging community or you're looking to maximize your website by extending your use of WordPress features, this is a book you need on your shelf.

Gale Widgets