Indian Jewelry on the Market

Author: Peter N. Schiffer

Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited


Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 144

View: 148

All of the beautiful American Indian jewelry shown in this book was actually for sale when the photographs were taken with the prices and ranges noted with each caption. The 336 beautiful color photographs demonstrate the excellent craftsmanship in jewelry which is available in today's marketplace and the text presents the variations of style to be exciting.

Cases on Consumer-Centric Marketing Management

Author: Jham, Vimi

Publisher: IGI Global


Category: Business & Economics

Page: 373

View: 856

As marketing strategies remain an essential tool in the success of an organization or business, the study of consumer-centered behavior is valuable in the improvement of these strategies. Cases on Consumer-Centric Marketing Management presents a collection of case studies highlighting the importance of customer loyalty, customer satisfaction, and consumer behavior for marketing strategies. This comprehensive collection provides fundamental research for professionals and researchers in the fields of customer relations, marketing communication, consumer research, and marketing analytics for insights into practical aspects of marketing in any organization.

Retail Marketing

Author: A. Sivakumar

Publisher: Excel Books India


Category: Marketing

Page: 226

View: 810

Focuses on the marketing dimension of retailing. This book analyses the concepts and practices in developed retail markets and illustrates their applications in the Indian context. It is suitable for students, teachers, managers, entrepreneurs and practitioners interested in the retail business.

Southwestern Indian Jewelry

Author: Dexter Cirillo



Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 240

View: 844

A pictorial exploration of the traditional and contemporary Indian jewelry of the Southwest presents color photographs of Navajo, Hopi, and Zuni pieces.


Five Years of Stabilization and Reform and the Challenges Ahead


Publisher: World Bank Publications


Category: Political Science

Page: 224

View: 782

Contributions by Surhid Gautam and Lit-Mian Chan. This book presents a state-of-the art review of vehicle emission standards and regulations and provides a synthesis of worldwide experience with vehicle emission control technologies and their applications in both industrial and developing countries. Topics covered include: * The two principal international systems of vehicle emission standards: those of North America and Europe * Test procedures used to verify compliance with emissions standards and to estimate actual emissions * Engine and aftertreatment technologies that have been developed to enable new vehicles to comply with emission standards, as well as the cost and other impacts of these technologies * An evaluation of measures for controlling emissions from in-use vehicles * The role of fuels in reducing vehicle emissions, the benefits that could be gained by reformulating conventional gasoline and diesel fuels, the potential benefits of alternative cleaner fuels, and the prospects for using hydrogen and electric power to run motor vehicles with ultra-low or zero emissions. This book is the first in a series of publications on vehicle-related pollution and control measures prepared by the World Bank in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme to underpin the Bank's overall objective of promoting transport that is environmentally sustainable and least damaging to human health and welfare.

Business America




Category: Business


View: 392

Includes articles on international business opportunities.

Indo-Greek Jewellery

Author: Rai Govind Chandra

Publisher: Abhinav Publications


Category: Jewelry

Page: 136

View: 235

In This Monograph The Writer Has Tried To Show How The Greek Jewellery Motifs Were Imported Into India, Which Have Been Discovered In The Jewellery Found In Taxila And Other Border Towns Where Alexander Had Allowed His Soldiers To Settle Down. Among These Soldiers Were Goldsmiths Who Just Manufactured Jewellery On Greek Patterns But Later Influenced By Indian Motifs Began To Mix These With Greek Ones. This Indo-Greek Jewellery Found A Ready Market Among The Indo-Greeks Who Inhabited These Towns. The Writer Has Dealt With The Jewellery Found Under Different Chapters Entitled The Jewellery For The Head, Ears, Neck, Arms, Wrist Etc. This Analytical Thesis Is Of Interest Of All Indologists And Is Specially Useful For Scholars Studying Indian Jewellery And Ornaments Of The First Century A.D.

Transforming Management Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques

Author: Vikas Garg

Publisher: CRC Press


Category: Computers

Page: 200

View: 335

Transforming Management Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques redefines management practices using artificial intelligence (AI) by providing a new approach. It offers a detailed, well-illustrated treatment of each topic with examples and case studies, and brings the exciting field to life by presenting a substantial and robust introduction to AI in a clear and concise manner. It provides a deeper understanding of how the relevant aspects of AI impact each other’s efficacy for better output. It’s a reliable and accessible one-step resource that introduces AI; presents a full examination of applications; provides an understanding of the foundations; examines education powered by AI, entertainment, home and service robots, healthcare re-imagined, predictive policing, space exploration; and so much more, all within the realm of AI. This book will feature: Uncovering new and innovative features of AI and how it can help in raising economic efficiency at both micro- and macro levels Both the literature and practical aspects of AI and its uses This book summarizing key concepts at the end of each chapter to assist reader comprehension Case studies of tried and tested approaches to resolutions of typical problems Ideal for both teaching and general-knowledge purposes. This book will also simply provide the topic of AI for the readers, aspiring researchers and practitioners involved in management and computer science, so they can obtain a high-level of understanding of AI and managerial applications.

Optimizing Millennial Consumer Engagement With Mood Analysis

Author: Dasgupta, Sabyasachi

Publisher: IGI Global


Category: Business & Economics

Page: 351

View: 153

Consumer engagement is becoming crucial to the recall and survival of brands in intense competitive markets. Due to digital innovations, businesses have seen the emergence of the millennial population as a target audience, and many businesses are struggling with adopting methods to engage the generation to leverage an enriched brand experience. Optimizing Millennial Consumer Engagement With Mood Analysis is a critical scholarly resource that explores how companies ensure brand sustainability through influencing the minds and moods of consumers to create an interactive customer experience. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such product presentation, brand fandom, social media, lifestyle products, and buying behavior, this book is geared towards marketers, business managers, business practitioners, international business strategists, academicians, consumer researchers, and upper-level graduate students attempting to understand consumer engagement through mood analysis.

White Collar and Corporate Crime

A Case Study Approach

Author: Laura Pinto Hansen

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer


Category: Law

Page: 556

View: 371

This timely and engaging text introduces the key topics in White Collar Crime, while providing an overview of both organizational and criminological theory. Throughout the text, Law in the Real World examples and in-depth Case Studies offer the opportunity to apply the theoretical to actual situations. Throughout the text, experienced author Laura Pinto Hansen discusses the cultural and structural reasons for why white collar crime happens, even in the most regulated of industries, including financial markets and medicine. White Collar and Corporate Crime: A Case Study Approach provides the perfect introduction to the world of white collar crime. Professors and students will benefit from: Law in the Real World feature explores both well-known and lesser known examples of white collar crime, providing exposure to a wide variety of crimes in an understandable context. Discussion questions encourage students to analyze these examples in more depth. Case Studies provide an opportunity to dive deeper into a single white collar crime case related to the specific chapter. Broad coverage of a wide range of topics in a readable and engaging style. Chapters include chapter objectives, a glossary of key terms, and chapter summaries to help students understand new concepts. An introductory chapter that familiarizes students with how organizations are supposed to work, in theory, if they plan on functioning within legal boundaries. Coverage of the role of social networks in white collar crime, including its theory and terminology and use in criminal investigations in Chapter 3 Examination of the intersection of cybercrime and white collar crime in Chapter 7 Timely coverage, including the recent impeachment proceedings and effects of COVID-19

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Southwest USA and National Parks

Author: DK Travel

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd


Category: Travel

Page: 304

View: 495

The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Southwest USA and National Parks is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Southwest USA and National Parks will help you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of the Southwest USA and National Parks effortlessly. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Southwest USA and National Parks showing you what others only tell you.

Encyclopedia of Native American Jewelry

A Guide to History, People, and Terms

Author: Paula A. Baxter

Publisher: Greenwood


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 242

View: 589

Offers 350 cross-referenced entries to explore the people, techniques, design motifs, materials, and forms of Native American jewelry-making from the first contact with Europeans to the present.

The Remembered Earth

An Anthology of Contemporary Native American Literature

Author: Geary Hobson

Publisher: UNM Press


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 417

View: 265

The Remembered Earth is sufficiently give more than a sampling of some of the better young Indian writers and poets of today. It also marks the first major anthology done by Indians.

Fodor's Essential India

with Delhi, Rajasthan, Mumbai & Kerala

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides

Publisher: Fodor's Travel


Category: Travel

Page: 576

View: 613

For a limited time, receive a free Fodor's Guide to Safe and Healthy Travel e-book with the purchase of this guidebook! Go to for details. Written by locals, Fodor’s Essential India is the perfect guidebook for those looking for insider tips to make the most out their visit to Delhi, Mumbai, and beyond. Complete with detailed maps and concise descriptions, this India travel guide will help you plan your trip with ease. India is a country of vibrant and enticing contrasts: exquisite palaces are juxtaposed against simple temples, and modern high-tech industry coexists with ancient customs and rituals. There's much to see and do in this vast and geographically diverse country, and Fodor's Essential India covers the must-see sights better than anyone else. Fodor’s Essential India Includes: •UP-TO-DATE COVERAGE: India is changing rapidly, and this fully updated guide includes the best new hotels, restaurants, and more in its vibrant cities and stunning countryside, from Delhi and Rajasthan to Mumbai, Kerala and Goa. •ULTIMATE EXPERIENCES GUIDE: A spectacular color photo guide captures the ultimate unmissable experiences and attractions throughout India to inspire you. •DETAILED MAPS: Full-color and full-size street maps throughout will help you plan efficiently and get around confidently. •GORGEOUS PHOTOS AND ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: Full-color photos will help inspire you. The illustrated features on the iconic Taj Mahal, the holy city of Varanasi on the Ganges, and the amazing cave temples at Ajanta and Ellora will give you a deeper understanding of these historic sites. The "Understanding India" chapter, with illustrated sections on modern society, religion, food, dance, music, and shopping, provides insight into contemporary Indian life as well as the past. •ITINERARIES AND TOP RECOMMENDATIONS: Sample itineraries will help you plan and customize your own itinerary so you can make the most of your time. Includes tips on where to eat, stay, and shop as well as information about nightlife, sports and the outdoors. “Fodor’s Choice” designates our best picks in every category. •INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: A full-color feature on getting around India includes indispensible information on buses, trains, taxis, and rickshaws, along with tipping information and an easy-to-use "Travel Times Chart." Convenient overviews show each region and its highlights, and detail-rich chapter planning sections have on-target advice and tips for planning your time and for getting around the country by car, bus, and train. •COVERS: Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Udaipur, Mumbai, Goa, Kerala, Kolkata, The Taj Mahal, Rajastan, Beaches, and more. ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts. Fodor’s has been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for over 80 years. Planning on visiting more of Asia? Check out Fodor’s Essential Thailand and Fodor’s Essential China.

American Cowboy





Page: 120

View: 546

Published for devotees of the cowboy and the West, American Cowboy covers all aspects of the Western lifestyle, delivering the best in entertainment, personalities, travel, rodeo action, human interest, art, poetry, fashion, food, horsemanship, history, and every other facet of Western culture. With stunning photography and you-are-there reportage, American Cowboy immerses readers in the cowboy life and the magic that is the great American West.

The Road to Luxury

The Evolution, Markets, and Strategies of Luxury Brand Management

Author: Ashok Som

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons


Category: Business & Economics

Page: 432

View: 546

A thorough, comprehensive guide to the luxury goods industry for executives, entrepreneurs, and students interested to know about the luxury business As key new luxury markets like Asia, Latin America and Africa continue to expand, The Road to Luxury: The Evolution, Markets and Strategies of Luxury Brand Management gives professionals interested in the industry a holistic understanding of luxury market dynamics around the world using stories, experiences, relevant data and statistics on current market trends. For investors, the book offers valuable insight on where the industry is headed. For industry insiders and executives, it presents valuable data with which to craft successful business strategies. The definitive insider's guide to the luxury sector by leading figures in the field Includes rigorous academic data, including information on the business attractiveness and appropriateness of various country markets Examines strategies and success factors of key players, and insight into the systems and operations, retail, distribution and e-commerce, emerging markets and emerging brands, as well as management styles For professionals in the luxury industry, as well as those studying it or investing in it, The Road to Luxury presents a complete and information-packed resource covering virtually every aspect of this growing sector.

Strategic Marketing Cases in Emerging Markets

Author: Atanu Adhikari

Publisher: Springer


Category: Business & Economics

Page: 166

View: 605

This book helps students to develop a critical understanding of the service business scenarios and strategies used in marketing for emerging markets. The case studies presented focus on creating, communicating and delivering customer value to emerging market consumers through various marketing strategies, processes and programs in the context of emerging market dynamics, consumer diversity, and competitors. By illustrating a range of actual business situations, this case book will help students acquire the skills they need to make informed marketing decisions in emerging markets. Further, it provides instructors, students, and practitioners alike a framework for understanding the strategic marketing dynamics at work in these countries.