Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S., 49th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1414449852
  • ISBN-13: 9781414449852
  • DDC: 060
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  • Previous Editions: 2009, 2009, 2008
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Overview

Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S., 49E is a guide to more than 25,000 national and international organizations. These include trade, business, and commercial; environmental and agricultural; legal, governmental, public administration, and military; engineering, technological, and natural and social sciences; educational; cultural; social welfare; health and medical; public affairs; fraternal, nationality, and ethnic; religious; veterans, hereditary, and patriotic; hobby and avocational; athletic and sports; labor unions, associations, and federations; chambers of commerce and trade and tourism; Greek letter and related organizations; and fan clubs.

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Features and Benefits

  • Approximately 85% of the entries are verified and updated for each edition of Encyclopedia of Associations, making the information accurate and reliable. All entries are updated by direct contact with the organizations.
  • Listings are arranged in 18 broad subject chapters. Within each subject chapter, entries are further organized by principal subject keyword.
  • The majority of entries feature a wealth of descriptive information, including year founded, membership, budget, purpose and activities, services, publications, and other organization programs.
  • More than 99% of the entries include at least one email address, and more than 98% of the entries include a website for the organization.

Table of Contents

Volume 1, Part I: SECTIONS 1-6.
Foreword.
Introduction.
User's Guide.
Abbreviations and Symbols.
Keyword List.
Descriptive Listings.
1. Trade, Business, and Commercial Organizations.
2. Environmental and Agricultural Organizations.
3. Legal, Governmental, Public Administration, and Military Organizations.
4. Engineering, Technological, and Natural and Social Sciences Organizations.
5. Educational Organizations.
6. Cultural Organizations.
Volume 2, Part II: SECTIONS 7-18.
Introduction.
User's Guide.
Abbreviations and Symbols.
Keyword List.
Descriptive Listings.
7. Social Welfare Organizations.
8. Health and Medical Organizations.
9. Public Affairs Organizations.
10. Fraternal, Nationality, and Ethnic Organizations.
11. Religious Organizations.
12. Veterans', Hereditary, and Patriotic Organizations.
13. Hobby and Avocational Organizations.
14. Athletic and Sports Organizations.
15. Labor Unions, Associations, and Federations.
16. Chambers of Commerce and Trade Tourism Organizations.
17. Greek and Non-Greek Letter Societies, Associations, and Federations.
18. Fan Clubs.
Volume 1, Part III: NAME AND KEYWORD INDEX.
Introduction.
User's Guide.
Abbreviations and Symbols.
Keyword List.
Alphabetical Index to Organization Names and Keywords.
Volume 2: Geographic and Executive Indexes.
Introduction.
User's Guide.
Abbreviations and Symbols.
Geographic Index.
Executive Index.