International Research Centers Directory, 31st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 157302872X
  • ISBN-13: 9781573028721
  • DDC: 001.4
  • 2527 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2015, 2014, 2013
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released September 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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About

Overview

International Research Centers Directory provides unparalleled access to government, university, independent, nonprofit and commercial research and development activities in countries worldwide. Entries include English and foreign name of center, full mail and electronic address, personal contact, organizational affiliates, staff, description of research program, publications, services and more. Master, subject, personal name, and country indexes are provided.

Features and Benefits

  • Increased focus on research centers whose area of focus are climate change and other environmental topics.
  • Increased focus on what online and electronic research methods a center might use.

What's New

  • An increased focus on institutions that conduct research on topics in the news, such as climate change and gun violence.
  • Also several new research centers in under-represented areas such as Africa and the Middle East.

Table of Contents

Volume 1: Sections 1-5.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Abbreviations.
Section 1.
Life Sciences.
1. Agricultural, Food, and Veterinary Sciences.
2. Biological and Environmental Sciences.
3. Medical and Health Sciences.
Physical Sciences and Engineering.
4. Astronomy and Space Sciences.
5. Computers and Mathematics.
Volume 2: Sections 6-12.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Abbreviations.
Section 6.
Physical Sciences and Engineering (cont.).
6. Engineering and Technology.
7. Physical and Earth Sciences.
Private and Public Policy and Affairs.
8. Business and Economics.
9. Government and Public Affairs.
10. Labor and Industrial Relations.
11. Law.
Social and Cultural Studies
12. Behavioral and Social Sciences.
Volume 3: Sections 13-17, Subject Index, Country Index, Personal Name Index.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Abbreviations.
Section 13.
Subject Index.
Country Index.
Personal Name Index.
13. Education.
14. Humanities and Religion.
15. Regional and Area Studies.
Multidisciplinary and Research Coordinating Centers.
16. Multidisciplinary Programs.
17. Research Coordinating Offices and Research Parks.
Subject Index.
Country Index.
Personal Name Index.
Volume 4: Master Index.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Abbreviations.
Master Index.