Document

Definition Document, strictly, in law, that which can serve as evidence or proof, and is written or printed, or has an inscription or any significance that can be “read”; thus a picture, authenticated photograph, seal or the like would furnish “documentary evidence.” More generally the word […]

Access to Information

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Information Technology

Literature Review on Information Technology: State Government Use and Management In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Paul M. Chalekian offers the following summary about the topic of Information Technology: State Government Use and Management: The effective […]

Consumer

Main Elements in the United States Law Consumer Defined The American legal Ecyclopedia (including defining Consumer) offers a fundamental understanding of this topic, providing a fresh approach to the trends. The main entry thoroughly describes its application. Types of Consumer Protection […]

Social Media

Social Media Legal Guidelines and the Electronic Commerce Social Media Legal Guidelines in the Online Business Law Issues and Challenges in Enterprise Social Media, the Law and other Social Sciences Contemporary organizations face the challenge of collaboration among the widely dispersed […]

Internet

Legal Materials Arranged by subject. Articles: To find articles on Internet hardware or software, search the LexisCommunications file (CMPCOM;COMM). C/Net rates Internet hardware, software and related products and services. See also the News section, below. Browsers: […]

Marketing

Joint Marketing Arrangements with Special Groups and the Electronic Commerce Joint Marketing Arrangements with Special Groups in the Online Business Law Literature Review on Ethics and Marketing In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Ali Besharat, Ryan J. […]

Thesis

Dissertations and Masters' Thesis Some ways to get copies of a dissertation or masters' thesis include: (a) calling the library of the school where it was submitted; (b) searching for dissertations in the Proquest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) database (available through many sources […]

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence, the Law and other Social Sciences Artificial intelligence is the science of creating intelligent machines. Human intelligence is comprised of numerous pieces of knowledge as well as processes for utilizing this knowledge to solve problems. Artificial intelligence seeks […]

Social Development

World Summit For Social Development in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): The United States joined consensus on United Nations General Assembly resolution 66/125, "Implementation of the Outcome of […]

Recommendation

Report And Recommendation in Canadian Procedural Law Find materials in the Canadian legal Encyclopedia that anlyze Report And Recommendation. Advanced Recommender Systems, the Law and other Social Sciences This chapter presents a brief and systematic overview of four major advanced recommender […]

Hypermedia

Adaptive Hypermedia in Education, the Law and other Social Sciences The aim of this subject is: (a) to give the definition of adaptive hypermedia (AH) and state what AH means, and (b) to explore the role of AH in education at this digital age, in which the majority of learners are generally […]

Image

Development of Image Engineering in the Last 20 Years, the Law and other Social Sciences This chapter provides a summary of a bibliography series on image engineering (IE) for twenty years. This bibliography series has already contains more than 12000 publications selected from more than 50000 […]

Health Care

Health Care in the CEDAW Article 12: of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) stipulates, in relation to Health Care, that all countries are required to eliminate discrimination in the field of health care. Women should be ensured equal access […]

Outsourcing

Outsourcing in the International Trade Union Rights Area Definition of Outsourcing provided by ITUC-CSI-IGB: See contracting-out Outsourcing in International Trade Meaning of Outsourcing, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): Outsourcing, is the process of […]

Governance

Governance in Election Law Manner of understanding and implementing authority. Characteristics of good governance are a high level of organisation and efficiency. It is measured by many different criteria: delivery, transparency, participation and sharing of responsibilities. Literature Review […]

Crisis Management

Literature Review on (Ethics) Crisis Management In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Lina Svedin offers the following summary about the topic of (Ethics) Crisis Management: Ethics and crisis management covers a number of different areas. Primarily they can be […]

Special Education

Development of Communication Skills Through Auditory Training Software in Special Education, the Law and other Social Sciences There have been issues identified regarding the education of children with hearing disorders. Those do not allow the development of communicative-linguistic competence […]

E-health

Defining and Characterising the Landscape of Ehealth: an Information Systems Perspective, the Law and other Social Sciences There has been a surge of electronic health (eHealth) technologies encompassing a range of services available to various stakeholders within the health care system in […]

Higher Education

A Framework for Profiling Prospective Students in Higher Education: Prospect Profiling in Higher Education Marketing, the Law and other Social Sciences Internet became a primary source of valuable information for everyone over a decade. Before purchasing a higher education program, prospects […]

Decision Making

Literature Review on (Decision Making) Cost–Benefit Analysis In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Jay P. Hamilton offers the following summary about the topic of (Decision Making) Cost–Benefit Analysis: Benefit–cost analysis (or cost–benefit […]

Reprography

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Digital Literacy

Digital Literacy, the Law and other Social Sciences The essay provides a comprehensive overview of digital literacy, looking at the theoretical and ideological construct of the term from functional and critical perspectives. Digital literacy as a heterogeneous concept, its scope and […]

Open Source Software

Many companies use open source software in their products and services. And some companies "regularly contribute software source code to open source projects under open source licenses or release internal software projects under open source licenses …. The terms of many open source […]

Culture

Culture and the Treaties of the European Union Description of Culture provided by the European Union Commission: Whilst the will to conduct cultural activities at European level was apparent as early as the 1970s, it was not until 1991 that culture was officially given a place in European […]

Digital Divide

Community Science and Technology-its Meaning to Potential Requirement: With Posibilities of Msc-cst (ist) for Removing Digital Divide, the Law and other Social Sciences Community Science and technology (CST) is an emerging concept and side by side a broader domain that deals with various […]

Tourism

Application of Geospatial Mashups in Web Gis for Tourism Development, the Law and other Social Sciences This paper examines current development in Web GIS with the implementation of Geospatial Mashup technologies, such as Google Map in the context of map Mashups, and presents a classification […]

Information

Spanish Translation of provide information [obligation to] This is the legal translation of English to Spanish in relation to provide information [obligation to] and / or a definition of this topic: Información (in Spanish, without translation of the dictionary entry). […]

Censorship

Introduction Censorship, supervision and control of the information and ideas that are circulated among the people within a society. In modern times, censorship refers to the examination of books, periodicals, plays, films, television and radio programs, news reports, and other […]

Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility: Asia's (chinese) Paradigm of Corporate Social Responsibility, the Law and other Social Sciences In Asia, as elsewhere around the world, societies have a long history of cultural and religious giving. The idea of business' responsibility to give back to […]

Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing, the Law and other Social Sciences Cloud computing makes use of many standard technologies in surprisingly novel ways. It leaves many people bewildered, even confused, especially as it is an area of computing that is undergoing rapid change in terms of a diversification of […]

Testing

A Study of Contemporary System Performance Testing Framework, the Law and other Social Sciences Performance testing is one of the vital activities spanning the whole life cycle of software engineering. As a result, there are a considerable number of performance testing products and open source […]

Information Society

Information Society and the Treaties of the European Union Description of Information Society provided by the European Union Commission: The information society is synonymous with what is meant by "new information and communication technologies" (ICT). Since the beginning of the 90s, […]

Information Science

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Japan

Legal Materials Business Information: Matthew Bender publishes a guide to Doing Business in Japanthat is available through Lexis (MATBEN;DBJAPN). Deloitte posts a Tax and Investment guide for Japan. See also the sources listed in "Doing Business in Foreign Countries." […]

Virtual Reality

Cost Effective 3d Stereo Visualization for Creative Learning – Virtual Reality in Education, the Law and other Social Sciences Using a pedagogic case study of development of three dimensional (3D) stereo visualization suite, in this chapter, the authors exemplify the emerging paradigm shift of […]

Democracy

Introduction to Democracy Democracy (Greek demos,"the people"; kratein, "to rule"), political system in which the people of a country rule through any form of government they choose to establish. In modern democracies, supreme authority is exercised for the most part by […]

Cryptography

Cryptography and Encryption Overview of Cryptography and Encryption in relation to cyber crime: [1]There are various methods of encrypting messages depending on the type of communication that is being protected. In general, the more valuable or sensitive the data, the greater or […]

Classification

Summary of Classification The process of determining which product category of the tariff schedules applies to a given imported item. There are more than 7,300 categories in the tariff schedules of the UNITED STATES (read this and related legal terms for further details) and, with very few […]