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Learning Cities, Town Planning, and the Creation of Livelihoods
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Biao, Idowu
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-31 - Publisher: IGI Global

As both a physical living space and emotional environment, cities impact human beings in a number of ways. These ways include but are not limited to the kinds of relationship that may exist among the varying categories of inhabitants of the city, the organization of and accessibility to leaning resources
The Oxford Handbook of Lifelong Learning
Language: en
Pages: 816
Authors: Manuel London
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

"This second edition of the Handbook provides a comprehensive examination of lifelong learning. With 38 chapters (12 new and 23 updated), the approach is interdisciplinary, spanning human resources development, adult learning (educational perspective), psychology, career and vocational learning, management and executive development, cultural anthropology, the humanities, and gerontology. It covers
Visibilities and Invisibilities in Smart Cities: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: McKenna, H. Patricia
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-11 - Publisher: IGI Global

Throughout history, humanity has sought the betterment of its communities. In the 21st century, humanity has technology on its side in the process of improving its cities. Smart cities make their improvements by gathering real-world data in real time. Still, there are many complexities that many do not catch—they are
Examining the Roles of IT and Social Media in Democratic Development and Social Change
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Kumar, Vikas, Malhotra, Geetika
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-15 - Publisher: IGI Global

Social media has emerged as a powerful tool that reaches a wide audience with minimum time and effort. It has a diverse role in society and human life and can boost the visibility of information that allows citizens the ability to play a vital role in creating and fostering social
Evaluation and Management of High-Risk Pregnancies: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Nanda, Sapna
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-10 - Publisher: IGI Global

Complications during and after pregnancy and birth result in hundreds of thousands of deaths each year and can lead to lifelong health problems. Even with these complications, however, early detection and prenatal care can further reduce risk to the mother and baby. However, inadequate medical services, shortage of medical resources,