Social Sciences

Responsibility and Emerging Technologies: Experiences, Education and Beyond

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Pub. date
October 2016
Editors
Bowman, D.M., Dijkstra, A., Fautz, C., Guivant, J.S., Konrad, K., Van Lente, H., Woll, S.
Volume
7 of Studies of New and Emerging Technologies
Price
US$69 / €60 / £51
ISBN print
978-1-61499-697-2
Subject
Public Administration, Science & Technology Policy, Social Sciences

Positioning and Power in Academic Publishing: Players, Agents and Agendas

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Pub. date
May 2016
Editors
Loizides, F., Schmidt, B.
Price
US$58 / €50 / £43
ISBN print
978-1-61499-648-4
Subject
Information Sciences, Social Sciences

Non-Proliferation, Safety and Nuclear Security

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Pub. date
February 2016
Editors
Gerlini, M. , Chetaine, A.
Volume
126 of NATO Science for Peace and Security Series - E: Human and Societal Dynamics
Price
US$119 / €104 / £88
ISBN print
978-1-61499-614-9
Subject
Security & Terrorism, Social Sciences

CBRN Security Culture in Practice

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Pub. date
September 2015
Editors
Gahlaut, S. , Thompson, J.
Volume
121 of NATO Science for Peace and Security Series - E: Human and Societal Dynamics
Price
US$124 / €108 / £92
ISBN print
978-1-61499-533-3
Subject
Life & Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences

Challenging the Chain

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Pub. date
June 2015
Editors
Bharosa, N. , Van Wijk, R., De Winne, N., Janssen, M.
Price
US$116 / €80 / £68
ISBN print
978-1-61499-496-1
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration, Social Sciences

Engaging the Public to Fight the Consequences of Terrorism and Disasters

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Pub. date
May 2015
Editors
Apostol, I., Mamasakhlisi, J. , Subotta, D. , Reimer, D.W.G.
Volume
120 of NATO Science for Peace and Security Series - E: Human and Societal Dynamics
Price
US$196 / €135 / £115
ISBN print
978-1-61499-492-3
Subject
Security & Terrorism, Social Sciences

Resiliency: Enhancing Coping with Crisis and Terrorism

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Pub. date
April 2015
Editors
Ajdukovic, D., Kimhi, S. , Lahad, M.
Volume
119 of NATO Science for Peace and Security Series - E: Human and Societal Dynamics
Price
US$157 / €108 / £90
ISBN print
978-1-61499-489-3
Subject
Security & Terrorism, Social Sciences

Postal Services in the Digital Age

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Pub. date
June 2014
Editors
Finger, M., Bukovc, B. , Burhan, M.
Volume
6 of Global E-Governance Series
Price
US$145 / €100 / £85
ISBN print
978-1-61499-394-0
Subject
Management Science, Public Administration, Social Sciences

International Journal of Developmental Science

The International Journal of Developmental Science is especially devoted to research from the fields…

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ISSN print
2192-001X
Price
US$265 / €205
Volume
11; 4 issues
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Life & Behavioural Sciences, Neurosciences, Social Sciences

Journal of Resources, Energy and Development

The biannual publication Journal of Resources, Energy and Development focuses on research and integr…

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ISSN print
0975-7554
Price
US$200 / €150
Volume
14; 2 issues
Subject
Environmental Sciences, Information Sciences, Life & Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences

Statistical Journal of the IAOS

This is the flagship journal of the International Association for Official Statistics and is expec…

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ISSN print
1874-7655
Price
US$755 / €575
Volume
33; 4 issues
Subject
Social Sciences, Statistics

Risk and Decision Analysis

The journal Risk and Decision Analysis (RDA) emphasizes a theoretical and practical interdisciplin…

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ISSN print
1569-7371
Price
US$540 / €395
Volume
6; 4 issues
Subject
Social Sciences

Asian Journal of Water, Environment and Pollution

This journal deals with the environmental problems Asians face.

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ISSN print
0972-9860
Price
US$330 / €255
Volume
14; 4 issues
Subject
Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences

Model Assisted Statistics and Applications

Model Assisted Statistics and Applications is a peer reviewed international journal. Model Assisted …

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ISSN print
1574-1699
Price
US$410 / €315
Volume
12; 4 issues
Subject
Mathematics, Social Sciences, Statistics

Journal of Economic and Social Measurement

The Journal of Economic and Social Measurement (JESM) is a quarterly journal that is concerned with …

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ISSN print
0747-9662
Price
US$650 / €500
Volume
42; 4 issues
Subject
Economics, Social Sciences, Statistics

Information Polity

Information Polity is a tangible expression of the increasing awareness that Information and Commu…

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ISSN print
1570-1255
Price
US$495 / €375
Volume
22; 4 issues
Subject
Information Sciences, Social Sciences

Human Systems Management

Human Systems Management (HSM) is an interdisciplinary, international, refereed journal, offering ap…

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ISSN print
0167-2533
Price
US$675 / €520
Volume
35; 4 issues
Subject
Management Science, Social Sciences

Boys more accurate at spotting offside, but not because they understand it better

August 16, 2016 - Boys and girls are equally capable of understanding the offside rule in football, but it is boys’ everyday experience of the game that makes them better at identifying players in offside positions, recent research from London Metropolitan University has found.

World Statistic Day, 2015

October 20, 2015 - The world around us is changing rapidly – the data revolution has reshaped our lives. To benefit from this 'globalization' we have to speak its language. Words like big data, metadata, spatial data, paradata, tweets, hash-tag and more are now part of our everyday language.

Professor Toshio Obi received the distinguished Award on ICT by MIC Minister

September 20, 2013 - On September 20 2013, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) announced that professor Toshio Obi of GSAPS was awarded the prestigious distinguished Minister’s Award on ICT promotion 2013 by Minister Shinto.

Statistical Leadership: the Statistical Journal of the IAOS celebrates the International Year of Statistics

September 5, 2013 - One of the ways the International Association of Official Statistics (IAOS) Journal is helping celebrate this “Year of Statistics” is to devote an entire special interview issue on some of the leaders of our profession. To celebrate them! We chose eight top leaders to showcase, four women and four men. They are from five different countries: Britain, Canada, China, Haiti, and the United States.

Stability of International Financial Markets at Risk: the Greek Case

March 27, 2013 - AMSTERDAM – Policy-makers worldwide worry about the wider implications that Greece’s open bankruptcy may have on the stability of financial markets in general, in the cohesion of the European Union in particular. With Cyprus agreeing to close its second largest bank (Laiki bank) in exchange for a €10 million bailout, it begs the question whether a pattern can be detected in countries in the EU struggling to keep their heads up financially. The editors of this special issue of the Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, Volume 38, issue 1 (2013), investigate.

IOS Press Celebrates the International Year of Statistics

March 22, 2013 - IOS Press supports the International Year of Statistics (Statistics2013) to support awareness and public understanding of the power and impact of statistics on all aspects of society. Statistics is becoming more acute as academia, businesses, and governments come to depend on data-driven decisions, significantly increasing the demand for statisticians.

IOS Press Supports Women Statisticians on International Women’s Day

March 8, 2013 - STM publishing house IOS Press, participating in the International Year of Statistics (Statistics2013), joins women around the world in the celebration of International Women’s Day today.

Fritz Scheuren is to be the new Editor-in-Chief of the Statistical Journal of the IAOS

February 1, 2013 - The IAOS is pleased to announce that Fritz Scheuren, former President of the ASA and a senior Fellow and Vice President of the Centre for Excellence in Survey Research at NORC has agreed to be the new Editor-in-Chief of the Statistical Journal of the IAOS.

How Government Agencies and Other Public Bodies Deal with Health Statistics

November 2, 2011 - Health data are about as personal as data can get. People who respond to health surveys are doing public health a big favor when they open up and tell survey interviewers about their and their families’ personal health status and history, use of health care services, health care insurance coverage, and demographic and socioeconomic characteristics.