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  • Modern Research Methods for the Study of Behavior in by Jose M. Cortina, Ronald S. Landis

    By Jose M. Cortina, Ronald S. Landis

    The aim of the chapters during this SIOP Organizational Frontiers sequence quantity is to problem researchers to wreck clear of the rote program of conventional methodologies and to capitalize upon the wealth of knowledge assortment and analytic techniques to be had to them. In that spirit, a number of the chapters during this e-book care for methodologies that inspire organizational scientists to re-conceptualize phenomena of curiosity (e.g., adventure sampling, disaster modeling), hire novel information assortment recommendations (e.g., facts mining, Petri nets), and/or follow refined analytic ideas (e.g., latent classification analysis). The editors think that those chapters offer compelling suggestions for the complicated difficulties confronted by way of organizational researchers.

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  • Behavioral Pediatrics: Research and Practice by Dennis C. Russo

    By Dennis C. Russo

    As in any box of medical or clinical pastime, a cataloguing of the innovations and findings of behavioral pediatrics needs to keep on with almost immediately after the 1st few years of systematic paintings. This e-book has been designed to serve this preliminary precis functionality for the sphere. It represents a primary try and assemble in a single position the definition and scope of be­ havioral pediatrics and to stipulate present learn and therapy ap­ proaches to varied natural issues, scientific settings, and areas of difficulty during which a adequate physique of information has amassed for writer­ itative assertion. because the first textual content in a swiftly increasing quarter, our judgements in regards to the themes to be coated and the participants to this quantity have been guided by means of our wish to symbolize what we'd deliberate to exemplify the sphere in its early improvement: pragmatic and thorough learn of signif­ icant difficulties from a base of sound medical inquiry. all of the subject matters addressed within the current quantity develops, in a initial style, an epistemology for present perform and destiny examine. all the contrib­ uting authors were occupied with the advance in their forte components via their study and, importantly, via their medical paintings within the hospitals affiliated with the scientific faculties within which they carry appointments.

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  • Research Methods Knowledge Base by William M. K. Trochim, James P. Donnelly

    By William M. K. Trochim, James P. Donnelly

    Completely up-to-date, the 3rd variation of The examine equipment wisdom Base presents assurance of quantitative equipment and more desirable assurance of qualitative tools. it may be utilized in quite a few disciplines and is perfect for an introductory accomplished undergraduate or graduate point direction. via its conversational, casual type it makes fabric that's frequently not easy for college students either obtainable and comprehensible. The study tools wisdom Base, 3e covers every thing from the advance of a learn query to the writing of a last document, describing either functional and technical problems with sampling, dimension, layout and research.

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  • The Current Role of Geological Mapping in Geosciences: by Kristine Asch (auth.), Stanisław R. Ostaficzuk (eds.)

    By Kristine Asch (auth.), Stanisław R. Ostaficzuk (eds.)

    The publication includes inner most perspectives of specialists from quite a few international locations at the position of geological mapping in sustainable improvement. New applied sciences and ideas are offered, that are both waiting for for reputation by means of Geological Surveys, or are steadily utilized in a few survey. the objective of the booklet is definitely worded within the "Summary and suggestions" elaborated by way of the advert Hoc Committee on the complex examine Workshop on leading edge Geological Cartography, held less than NATO sponsorship in Poland in November 2003. After the "Summaries" have been issued by means of the top of 2003, the authors who provided their perspectives on the Workshop, gave a revised model in their papers with extra new principles and fabric. typically, the booklet is addressed to cartographers in Geological Surveys, geologists and geographers co-operating with landuse planners, ecologists and selection makers, who may well know about the cutting-edge and the big info strength of the fashionable info applied sciences in Geosciences. The e-book, despite the fact that, supplies no methodological recipes yet, because it was once the authors' goal, could and can be used as a guide-book in modernizing details applied sciences on the neighborhood, nearby and nationwide degrees in Geosciences.

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  • Project Scheduling: A Research Handbook by Erik L. Demeulemeester, Willy S. Herroelen (auth.),

    By Erik L. Demeulemeester, Willy S. Herroelen (auth.), Frederick S. Hillier (eds.)

    Our ambitions in writing Project Scheduling: A examine Handbook are threefold: (1) offer a unified scheme for classifying the varied venture scheduling difficulties taking place in perform and studied within the literature; (2) supply a unified and updated therapy of the cutting-edge tactics built for his or her resolution; (3) Alert the reader to numerous very important difficulties which are nonetheless short of significant examine attempt.

    Project Scheduling: A learn Handbook has been divided into 4 components. half I includes 3 chapters at the scope and relevance of undertaking scheduling, at the nature of undertaking scheduling, and eventually at the advent of a unified scheme that might be utilized in next chapters for the id and class of the venture scheduling difficulties studied during this ebook. half II specializes in the time research of undertaking networks. half III contains the dialogue extra into the an important subject of scheduling less than scarce assets. half IV offers with powerful scheduling and stochastic scheduling concerns. a variety of tables and figures are used during the e-book to reinforce the readability and effectiveness of the discussions. For the and prompted reader, the issues on the finish of every bankruptcy might be regarded as a vital part of the presentation.

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