Language Arts & Disciplines

Handbook of Research on Emerging Trends and Technologies in Library and Information Science

Author: Kaushik, Anna

Publisher: IGI Global


Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 434

View: 351

With the perpetual advancements of technology, library and information science professionals are tasked with understanding these technologies and providing accurate and comprehensive information to other potential users. These professionals must develop best practices for understanding these technologies in order to best serve other users. The Handbook of Research on Emerging Trends and Technologies in Library and Information Science is a critical research book that examines advancing technologies and new innovations and their influences on library and information sciences for improved best practices. Featuring an array of topics such as digital libraries, distance education, and information literacy, this publication is essential for librarians, knowledge managers, information retrieval specialists, library and information science professionals, information scientists, researchers, web librarians, academicians, educators, IT specialists, and managers.

The Sociology of Contemporary India

Author: Danesh A. Chekki

Publisher: New Delhi : Sterling


Category: India

Page: 216

View: 174

Primarily a quantitative analysis of trends in 28 branches of sociology and social anthropology.
Social Science

Classification in Social Research

Author: Ramkrishna Mukherjee

Publisher: SUNY Press


Category: Social Science

Page: 255

View: 784

This important work is addressed to all researchers concerned with classification. It shows the serious limits of the traditional form of analytical classification. The solution it proposes, the inductive population approach, considers all possible cross-classifications in regard to attributes of the phenomena. This approach is theoretically grounded, avoids the tendency to generate excessively abstract constructs, and provides a clear way of linking empirical data with theoretically meaningful attributes of social systems. The last section of the book applies the method to kinship structures.

The Social System and Culture of Modern India

Author: Danesh A. Chekki

Publisher: Routledge


Category: History

Page: 880

View: 409

According to Arnold J. Toynbee, ‘India is a world in itself; it is a society of the same immensity and importance as is our Western society’. In global perspective, the immensity, diversity, and unique importance of Indian society and culture can hardly be underestimated. This reference volume, first published in 1975, encompasses studies that reflect both the unity and diversity of India’s culture and social system.

Ibss: Anthropology: 1986

Author: International Committee International Committee for Social Science Information and Documentation

Publisher: Psychology Press


Category: Reference

Page: 643

View: 121

IBSS is the essential tool for librarians, university departments, research institutions and any public or private institution whose work requires access to up-to-date and comprehensive knowledge of the social sciences.
Political Science

Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels (RLE Marxism)

Author: Cecil L. Eubanks

Publisher: Routledge


Category: Political Science

Page: 352

View: 562

The project to publish the works of Marx and Engels continues, and this book, published in 1984, puts together a comprehensive bibliography of their works either written in or translated into English, including books, monographs, articles, chapters and doctoral dissertations, together with the works of their interpreters. The inclusion of the secondary literature makes this a particularly valuable bibliography, and contributes greatly to the understanding of the thought of Marx and Engels.

Social Administration

Author: Vedula Jagannadham

Publisher: New Delhi : Indian Institute of Public Administration


Category: India

Page: 440

View: 700

Festschrift honoring Vedula Jagannadham, b. 1918, professor of social administration and a former director of the Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi.