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New Journals

2 brand new journal titles have been published and uploaded to our online database since the previous Highlights. Here are their contents; to find the free full text of the articles of these inaugural issues, please click on the links provided:

 

International Journal of Agile and Extreme Software Development

 

  • Facts, trends and challenges in modern software development
  • Rescue of a whole-farm system: crystal clear in action
  • Documentation strategies on agile software development projects
  • Promoting innovation in agile methods: two case studies in interactive installation's development
  • Software product innovation in agile usability teams: an analytical framework of social capital, network governance, and usability knowledge management
  • A review of the Getting Real software development approach

 

International Journal of Work Innovation

 

  • High performance work systems and workers' well-being: a sceptical view
  • Control and social relations in a small contact-centre
  • Ethical dilemmas in call centres: how to survive in the modern sweatshops?
  • Can flexicurity make ethical sense? The 'terceisation function' as a moral lever for inter-organisational employment schemes
  • Work innovations: transformation, micro-emancipations, or discursive shift?
  • Going thin on top: work intensification and the neglect of personal support of senior managers
  • Telework and mobile working: analysis of its benefits and drawbacks
  • At Face(book) value: uses of Facebook in hiring processes and the role of identity in social networks

 

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Editor in Chief, International Journal of Critical Accounting

 

The distinguished French philosopher Professor Jacques Derrida posited that a thing only exists in relation to its opposite (Ryan, 1982, Derrida, 1993). To put it more prosaically, a theory is created by the original that it aims to combat. Derrida, a self-confessed later arrival to Marxist scholarship, admitted that his ideas were already anticipated in these earlier works... More

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Inderscience regularly publishes calls for papers for special issues of its journals; here are some of the latest calls whose submission deadlines are coming up in the next few months, arranged by submission date within each topic section:

 

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Call for Papers Journal Titles Deadlines
Computing, Mathematics and Communications
Converged Networks, Technologies and ApplicationsInternational Journal of Computational Science and Engineering20-Nov
Localisation, Positioning and Coverage in Wireless Sensor NetworksInternational Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing30-Nov
Emerging issues in Internet, Social Media and E-MarketingInternational Journal of Technology Marketing30-Nov
Internet of Things International Journal of Sensor Networks 30-Nov
Advanced Algorithms: Trust, Performance and OptimisationInternational Journal of Trust Management in Computing and Communications 30-Nov
Cooperation of Self-Interested Agents and Collective Learning in Social NetworksInternational Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing1-Dec
Recent Advances in Metaheuristics and Swarm Intelligence for Software Testing, Quality and ApplicationsInternational Journal of Bio-Inspired Computation20-Dec
Advances in Data Mining and Machine LearningInternational Journal of Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications31-Dec
Meta-Heuristics for Security, Reliability and TrustInternational Journal of Metaheuristics31-Dec
Current Trends and Improvements in Software Engineering PracticesInternational Journal of Computer Applications in Technology4-Jan
Contemporary Multiagent and Other Intelligent ApplicationsInternational Journal of Computational Intelligence Studies20-Jan
Recent Advances in Dependable ComputingInternational Journal of Critical Computer-Based Systems20-Jan
Information Assurance and System Security in Cloud Computing International Journal of Cloud Computing 30-Jan
Application-oriented Protocol Design for Wireless Ad Hoc NetworksInternational Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing31-Jan
Economics and Finance
Bayesian Inference in EconomicsInternational Journal of Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Optimisation1-Nov
Religions and Finance International Journal of Behavioural Accounting and Finance 30-Nov
Keynes: Still Relevant After the Crisis?International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education30-Jan
Education, Knowledge and Learning
Innovative Use of Online Platforms for Learning Support and ManagementInternational Journal of Information Technology and Management30-Nov
Metadata for e-Science and e-Research International Journal of Metadata, Semantics and Ontologies 21-Dec
Learning AnalyticsInternational Journal of Technology Enhanced Learning31-Jan
Healthcare and Biosciences
Industrial and Systems Engineering Research for Patient-centric Healthcare DeliveryInternational Journal of Collaborative Enterprise31-Dec
Medical Signal and Image Processing International Journal of Signal and Imaging Systems Engineering 1-Jan
Smart and Sustainable Healthcare Supply ChainInternational Journal of Procurement Management15-Jan
Management and Business
From Paradox to Practice - the Rise of Coopetition StrategiesInternational Journal of Business Environment15-Nov
Intelligent Information and Product Technologies for Supply Chain IntegrationInternational Journal of Integrated Supply Management15-Nov
Inter-Firm Cooperation and InnovationInternational Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management30-Nov
Knowledge Strategies in Learning OrganisationsInternational Journal of Learning and Intellectual Capital30-Nov
Managing Social Networks: How Ubiquitous Technologies and Social Media Can Foster the Marriage Between Innovation and Youth EntrepreneurshipInternational Journal of Technology Management30-Nov
Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Integrated SustainabilityInternational Journal of Innovation and Regional Development30-Nov
Models and Methods for Sustaining Organisational Competitive Advantage in the Application of Management TechniquesInternational Journal of Logistics Economics and Globalisation1-Dec
Advancing Logistics Systems and Management in the Current Market International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management 1-Dec
Emerging Economy Multinationals, Innovation and Knowledge FlowsInternational Journal of Technology Management1-Dec
Standardisation Versus Adaptation of Business Practices in Europe – 20 Years of a Single European Market 1993-2013 European Journal of International Management 15-Dec
Sustainability of Innovation, Innovation of SustainabilityWorld Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development22-Dec
Complex Adaptive Systems and Their Dilemmas in the 21st Century: A Critical Perspective of Our TimesInternational Journal of Complexity in Leadership and Management30-Dec
Developing Online Services in AsiaInternational Journal of Services, Economics and Management31-Dec
An Innovative IT and Management Approach Using GamificationInternational Journal of Information Technology and Management31-Dec
Marketing to the Bottom of the Pyramid: Key Challenges and the Way AheadInternational Journal of Business and Emerging Markets31-Dec
Marketing and Management of Niche SportsInternational Journal of Sport Management and Marketing1-Jan
The Value of Trust in EntrepreneurshipInternational Journal of Business and Globalisation30-Jan
Technology Management for Sustainable eTourism: Challenges and OpportunitiesInternational Journal of Technology Management30-Jan
In the Name of Sustainability International Journal of Sustainable Development 30-Jan
Multicriteria Decision Aid Methods and ApplicationsInternational Journal of Multicriteria Decision Making 31-Jan
Science, Engineering and Technology
Adaptive Layered ManufacturingInternational Journal of Rapid Manufacturing1-Nov
Rich and Real-Life Vehicle Routing ProblemsInternational Journal of Advanced Operations Management15-Dec
Energy and Propulsion Systems for Electrified PowertrainsInternational Journal of Powertrains31-Dec
Society and Leisure
Settling the Mountains: the Role of Eco-Cultural Tourism and Socio-EcologyInternational Journal of Tourism Anthropology1-Nov
Constructing Interstitial Heritage: Architectures, Visions and ExperiencesInternational Journal of Tourism Anthropology15-Nov
Advances in Sport Tourism Marketing & ManagementInternational Journal of Sport Management and Marketing30-Nov
Uncovering Nonconscious Meanings and Motivations in the Stories Tourists Tell of Trip and Destination ExperiencesInternational Journal of Tourism Anthropology25-Dec
Sites of Religion, Sites of Heritage: Exploring the Interface between Religion and Heritage in Tourist DestinationsInternational Journal of Tourism Anthropology15-Jan

 

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For details of some 20 further calls for papers with later deadlines, visit our calls for papers page.

Editorial Appointments

New editors have been appointed as follows:

 

 

Editorial News

 

International Journal of Bio-Inspired Computation: Thomson Reuters has announced that IJBIC has been selected for indexing by Science Citation Index. It will therefore receive an impact factor in due course.

 

International Journal of Complexity in Leadership and Management: Following his previous interview in the Huffington Post series "The Global Search for Education: In Search of Professionals - Singapore", the series returns to glean more from Dr. Pak Tee Ng in The Global Search for Education: More From Singapore following questions received from readers after a Q and A on the Singapore education system in May. Dr. Pak Tee Ng, from the National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, is Associate Editor and Editorial Advisor for the International Journal of Innovation in Education and the International Journal of Quality and Innovation. He is also an Editor of IJCLM.

Inderscience is pleased to have its journals associated with the following events, either as a media partner or as a publisher of selected papers. calls for papers may be found from the linked pages below. (* represents new entries added since the last issue of Highlights)

 

Computing and Communications

* International Symposium on Cloud and Service Computing (ISCOS 2012) 17-18 December 2012, Surathkal, Mnagalore, India

Associated journal: Int. J. of Cloud Computing

Economics and Finance

* 2nd International Scientific Conference on Economic and Social Development 4-5 April 2013, Paris, France

Associated journal: Int. J. of Sustainable Economy

Energy and Environment

* Shale Gas Environmental Summit 29-30 October 2012, London, UK

Associated journals: Int. J. of Global Energy Issues, Int. J. of Global Environmental Issues, Int. J. of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology

 

* Oil and Gas Cyber Security 14-15 November 2012, London, UK

Associated journals: Int. J. of Information and Computer Security, Int. J. of Information Privacy, Security and Integrity

 

* East Atlantic Oil & Gas 2012 Summit 3 - 4 December 2012, Lisbon, Portugal

Associated journals: Int. J. of Energy Technology and Policy, Int. J. of Global Energy Issues, Int. J. of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology, Int. J. of Petroleum Engineering

 

The Third International Renewable Energy Congress (IREC) 20-22 December 2012 Sousse Tunisia

Associated journals: Int. J. of Energy Technology and Policy, Int. J. of Renewable Energy Technology

Management and Business

International Conference on Management Cases 2012 (ICMC 2012) 29-30 November 2012 Uttar Pradesh, India

Associated journals: Int. J. of Globalisation and Small Business, Int. J. of Human Resources Development and Management, Int. J. of Technology Marketing

5th ISPIM Innovation Symposium - Stimulating Innovation: Challenges for Management, Science & Technology 9-12 December 2012, Seoul, Korea

Associated journals: Int. J. of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, Int. J. of Technology Management, Int. J. of Technology Marketing

The Tenth International Conference of Global Academy of Business & Economic Research 28-29 December 2012 Sheraton Deira Dubai, UAE

Associated journals: American J. of Finance and Accounting, Int. J. of Accounting and Finance, Int. J. of Banking, Accounting and Finance, Int. J. of Behavioural Accounting and Finance, Int. J. of Business and Emerging Markets, Int. J. of Business Forecasting and Marketing Intelligence, Int. J. of Business Performance Management, Int. J. of Financial Services Management, Int. J. of Human Resources Development and Management, Int. J. of Management and Decision Making

International Marketing Conference 2012 (MARCON 2012) 28-30 December 2012, IIM Calcutta, India

Associated journal: Int. J. of Business and Emerging Markets

Business & Economics Society International (B&ESI) Conference 7-10 January 2013 Perth, Fremantle, Australia

Associated journals: Global Business and Economics Review, Int. J. of Behavioural and Healthcare Research, Int. J. of Economics and Business Research

* CPO Exchange 2013 27-29 January 2013, Munich, Germany

Associated journal: Int. J. of Procurement Management

 

* SIBR-UniKL 2013 Kuala Lumpur Conference on Interdisciplinary Business & Economics Research 15-16 February 2013, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Associated journals: Int. J. of Economic Policy in Emerging Economies, Int. J. of Trade and Global Markets

* The 10th International CIRCLE Conference 3-6 April 2013, Viana do Castelo, Portugal

Associated journal: Int. J. of Business and Globalisation

* SIBR-Thammasat 2013 Bangkok Conference on Interdisciplinary Business & Economics Research 6-8 June 2013, Bangkok, Thailand

Associated journals: Int. J. of Economic Policy in Emerging Economies, Int. J. of Trade and Global Markets

International Network of Business and Management Journals (INBAM 2013) 17-19 June 2013, Lisbon, Portugal

Associated journal: European J. of International Management

Business & Economics Society International (B&ESI) Conference 6-9 July 2013 Monte Carlo, Monaco

Associated journals: Global Business and Economics Review, Int. J. of Behavioural and Healthcare Research, Int. J. of Economics and Business Research

Science, Engineering and Technology

FISITA 2012 World Automotive Congress 27-30 November 2012, Beijing, China

Associated journals: Int. J. of Vehicle Design, Int. J. of Vehicle Autonomous Systems

* The Tire Tech Design & Development 3-4 December 2012, Detroit, MI, USA

Associated journals: Int. J. of Product Development, Int. J. of Sustainable Design, Int. J. of Vehicle Design, Int. J. of Vehicle Performance, Int. J. of Vehicle Safety, J. of Design Research

 

* 4th International & 25th All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference (AIMTDR 2012) 14-16 December 2012, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Associated journals: Int. J. of Internet Manufacturing and Services, Int. J. of Precision Technology, Int. J. of Manufacturing Technology and Management

First International Conference on Instrumentation Communication, Control, and Automation (ICICCA2013) 4-5 January 2013 Tamil Nadu, India

Associated journals: Int. J. of Advanced Intelligence Paradigms, Int. J. of Computational Science and Engineering

Second International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterisation (AMPC 2013) 6-8 February 2013, Chennai, India

Associated journal: Int. J. of Materials Engineering Innovation

First International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing and Automation (INCAMA 2013) 28-30 March 2013 Tamilnadu, India

Associated journal: Int. J. of Machining and Machinability of Materials

5th International Conference on Spacecraft Formation Flying Missions and Technologies 29-31 May 2013 Munich, Germany

Associated journal: Int. J. of Space Science and Engineering

* VII Iberian Conference on Tribology (IBERTRIB 2013) 20-21 June 2013, Porto, Portugal

Associated journal: Int. J. of Surface Science and Engineering

* 2013 IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation (ICMA 2013) 4-7 August 2013, Takamatsu, Kagawa, Japan

Associated journal: Int. J. of Mechatronics and Automation

Our press releases regularly feature in AlphaGalileo’s Top 5 Hits Parade. AG ‘bridge the gap between the research community and the media as the world’s independent source of research news’. The press release for the following Inderscience paper came fourth in the latest list:

 

Karayianni, S., Katos, V. and Georgiadis, C.K. (2012) A framework for password harvesting from volatile memory. Int. J. Electric Security and Digital Forensics. 4(2/3), pp.154-163.

 

The following articles were selected for their wider appeal to a more general audience and most have been featured in the scientific and business press as well as the international media:

 

Computing and Communications
A framework for password harvesting from volatile memory
E-mail protocols with perfect forward secrecy
Slime mould computes planar shapes
Energy and Environment
Remediation of heavy metals from urban waste by vermicomposting using earthworms: Eudrilus eugeniae, Eisenia fetida and Perionyx excavatus
Healthcare and Biosciences
Breast tumour detection by flexible wearable antenna system: forthcoming paper
Dynamic process modelling of patients' no-show rates and overbooking strategies in healthcare  
Exploring cultural values connected to sustainability: why some people are more likely to act in a sustainable manner than others
Genome wide search for identification of potential drug targets in Bacillus anthracis
Non-invasive method of detection of cholesterol using image processing
Nuclear community considering threats and benefits of final disposal. Local opinions regarding the spent nuclear fuel repository in Finland
Management and Business
At Face(book) value: uses of Facebook in hiring processes and the role of identity in social networks
Entrepreneur online social networks - structure, diversity and impact on start-up survival
Public Policy and Administration
Greenhouse gas disclosures: evidence from the EU response to Kyoto
How to make online public services trustworthy
Risk, Safety and Emergency Management
2012 Olympic Games - terrorist CBRE threat estimate and medical response
First responder communication in urban environments
Maritime piracy: an analysis of attacks and violence: forthcoming paper
Measuring the uncertainties of pandemic influenza
Modelling and control of the sliding kingpin anti-jackknife device
Technology to prevent mobile phone accidents
Science, Engineering and Technology
Biometric verification of subjects using saccade eye movements: forthcoming paper

Biosynthesis of silver nanoparticles from biowaste pomegranate peels
Drunk person identification using thermal infrared images: forthcoming paper
Texture analysis of multi-spectral prostate tissue using Generalised Grey Level Difference Method
Wikimaps: dynamic maps of knowledge

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