Category: SOCIALSCIENCES

Co-parenting Through Separation and Divorce: Putting Your Children First

Co-parenting Through Separation and Divorce: Putting Your Children First Parents going through separation or divorce are understandably worried about how the change in the family will affect their children. This guide walks parents through all the factors they should consider and offers step-by-step guidance on how to work together to put their children first. From sharing

Performance Measurement Systems: Design and Adoption in German Multinational Companies

Performance Measurement Systems: Design and Adoption in German Multinational Companies Performance Measurement Systems (PMSs) are of utmost importance for multinational companies since they provide head offices with information on the subsidiaries’ performance and are expected to influence the subsidiaries’ decisions. However, despite their high importance, little is known about the design and adoption of PMSs

Behavioral Science and Public Policy

Behavioral Science and Public Policy Behavioral science is playing an increasing role in public policy, and it is raising new questions about fundamental issues – the role of government, freedom of choice, paternalism, and human welfare. In diverse nations, public officials are using behavioral findings to combat serious problems – poverty, air pollution, highway safety,

Think Like a UX Researcher: How to Observe Users, Influence Design, and Shape Business Strategy

Think Like a UX Researcher: How to Observe Users, Influence Design, and Shape Business Strategy Think Like a UX Researcher will challenge your preconceptions about user experience (UX) research and encourage you to think beyond the obvious. You’ll discover how to plan and conduct UX research, analyze data, persuade teams to take action on the results

Introduction to Probability, Second Edition

Introduction to Probability, Second Edition (Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science) 2nd Edition Developed from celebrated Harvard statistics lectures, Introduction to Probability provides essential language and tools for understanding statistics, randomness, and uncertainty. The book explores a wide variety of applications and examples, ranging from coincidences and paradoxes to Google PageRank and Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC). Additional

Educational Game Design Fundamentals

Educational Game Design Fundamentals: A Journey to Creating Intrinsically Motivating Learning Experiences Educational Game Design Fundamentals embarks on a journey to explore the necessary aspects to create games that are both fun and help players learn. This book examines the art of educational game design through various perspectives and presents real examples that will help

GIS in Sustainable Urban Planning and Management: A Global Perspective

GIS in Sustainable Urban Planning and Management: A Global Perspective GIS is used today to better understand and solve urban problems. GIS in Sustainable Urban Planning and Management: A Global Perspective, explores and illustrates the capacity that geo-information and GIS have to inform practitioners and other participants in the processes of the planning and management of