Electronic Commerce: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599049449
  • ISBN-13: 9781599049441
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 2301 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released March 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Electronic Commerce: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications compiles a critical mass of top research— nearly 200 chapters from 340 of the world’s leading experts—to provide libraries with a landmark, four-volume reference to meet research needs in the many disciplines impacted by this far-reaching discipline. The comprehensive range of covered topics includes mobile commerce, virtual enterprises, business-to-business applications, Web services, and enterprise methodologies. Electronic Commerce: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications is a must have publication for all academic and research libraries.

Key Features:

  • Authoritative contributions from 340 international experts in electronic commerce from 33 countries
  • Comprehensive coverage of each specific topic, highlighting recent trends and describing the latest advances
  • Cross referencing of key terms, figures and information pertinent to electronic commerce
  • In-depth analysis of issues, concepts, new trends, and advanced technologies
  • Over 4,000 references to existing literature and research on e-commerce
  • Organized by topic and indexed, making it a convenient method of reference for all IT/IS scholars and professionals
  • Nearly 200 chapters covering the most incisive and critical research issues in the field of e-commerce

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Contributors.
Contents by Volume.
Introductory Chapter an Overview of Electronic Commerce.
About the Editor.
1: Fundamental Concepts and Theories.
2: History of E–Commerce.
3: B2B E–Business.
4: International E–Commerce: Language, Cultural, and Infrastructure Issues, Challenges, and Solutions.
5: Public Sector E–Commerce.
6: Branding on the Internet.
7: The Evolution of Trust in Business-to-Business E-Commerce.
8: An Overview of E–Commerce Security and Critical Issues for Developing Countries.
9: Getting Customers Online: Case Luxury Ferries Inc..
10: Deception in Electronic Goods and Services.
11: Understanding Consumer Reactions to Offshore Outsourcing of Customer Services.
12: Unlocking E–Customer Loyalty.
13: Web Initiatives and E-Commerce Strategy.
14: Mobile E-Commerce as a Strategic Imperative for the New Economy.
15: Different Types of Business-to-Business Integration: Extended Enterprise Integration vs. Market B2B Integration.
16: Mobile Handheld Devices for Mobile Commerce.
17: A Generic Internet Trading Framework for Online Auctions.
18: Development and Design Methodologies.
19: E-Business Reference Models.
20: Business Process and Workflow Modeling in Web Services.
21: Electronic Business Models Design for Public-Private Partnerships.
22: The Role of Business Models in Developing Business Networks.
23: Virtual Community Models in Relation to E-Business Models.
24: Open Source Software Business Models and Customer Involvement Economics.
25: Interface Design Issues for Mobile Commerce.
26: User-Centered Design and Marketing: Online Customer Value.
27: Web Design and E-Commerce.
28: XML Schema Integration and E-Commerce.
29: Mobile Commerce Security and Payment Methods.
30: Multi-Party Micro-Payment for Mobile Commerce.
31: Perceived Risk, the Internet Shopping Experience, and Online Purchasing Behavior: A New Zealand Perspective.
32: Adaptive Virtual Reality Shopping Malls.
33: Signals of Trustworthiness in E-Commerce: Consumer Understanding of Third-Party Assurance Seals.
34: A Theoretical Approach to Evaluate Online and Traditional Trading on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange.
35: Customer Perceptions Towards Mobile Games Delivered via the Wireless Application Protocol.
36: Evaluating the Usability and Content Usefulness of Web Sites: A Benchmarking Approach.
37: Developing Intelligent Semantic Web Services.
38: Secure Agent for E-Commerce Applications.
39: Classifying B2B Inter-Organizational Systems: A Role Linkage Perspective.
40: Constructing A Globalized E-Commerce Site.
41: Mobile Agent-Based Auction Services.
42: Secure Identity Management in a Service-Based E-Learning Environment.
43: Understanding the Development of Free E-Commerce/E-Business Software: A Resource-Based View.
44: Mobile Commerce Multimedia Messaging Peer.
45: Structure Evolution of B2B Enterprise Networks.
46: BSC-Based Framework for E-Business Strategy.