Encyclopedia of Associations®: National Organizations of the U.S., 53rd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1414487835
  • ISBN-13: 9781414487830
  • DDC: 060
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  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2012, 2011
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

The only comprehensive source for detailed information on nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope. Every entry offers a wealth of valuable data, typically including the organization's complete name, address and phone number together with the primary official's name and title; fax number, when available; founding date, purpose, activities and dues; national and international conferences; and more.

Features and Benefits

  • Approximately 90% of the entries are verified and updated for each edition of Encyclopedia Of Associations making the information accurate and reliable.
  • 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.
  • All entries are updated by direct contact with the organizations.

What's New

  • The Encyclopedia Of Associations is the only comprehensive source of detailed information concerning more than 24,500 nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope.
  • Approximately 90% of the entries are verified and updated for each edition of Encyclopedia Of Associations, making the information accurate and reliable.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414477988 | ISBN-13: 9781414477985

Table of Contents

Volume 1, Part I: SECTIONS 1-6.
Foreword.
Introduction.
User's Guide.
Abbreviations.
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 1, Part II: SECTIONS 7-18.
Introduction.
User's Guide.
Abbreviations.
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 and 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.
Keyword List.
Alphabetical Index to Organization Names and Keywords.
Volume 2: Geographic and Executive Indexes.
Introduction.
User's Guide.
Abbreviations.
Geographic Index.
Executive Index.