Guide to American Directories / Edition 14

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Previous editions of this reference are cited in Guide to Reference Books. A thousand directories are new to this edition and hundreds that are no longer published have been deleted. All are organized under some 120 headings such as accounting, animal rights, aquaculture, biographical, dance, health, pharmacology, student contests, summer study programs, women's studies, and work-study programs. Directories are briefly described, given full contact information, and are indexed by subject as well as by name. Two of the more interesting directories list the rich, one listing people with an inferred net worth of over one million dollars and another of those making over 25 million; both directories are listed under the category, Financial Aid. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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<:st>Previous editions of this reference are cited in . A thousand directories are new to this edition and hundreds that are no longer published have been deleted. All are organized under some 120 headings such as accounting, animal rights, aquaculture, biographical, dance, health, pharmacology, student contests, summer study programs, women's studies, and work-study programs. Directories are briefly described, given full contact information, and are indexed by subject as well as by name. Two of the more interesting directories list the rich, one listing people with an inferred net worth of over one million dollars and another of those making over 25 million; both directories are listed under the category, Financial Aid. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780915344673
  • Publisher: Todd Publications
  • Publication date: 2/28/1999
  • Edition description: 14TH
  • Edition number: 14
  • Pages: 500

Table of Contents

Preface V
Accounting 1
Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations 1
Aging, Gerontology 3
Agriculture 4
Alternative Culture/Lifestyle New Age/Occult & Futures Research 5
American Studies 7
Animal Rights 7
Anthropology & Archaeology 7
Aquaculture 8
Architecture 8
Art, Crafts & Ceramics 9
Associations & Organizations 15
Astronomy, Astrophysics & Physics 17
Audio/Video & Instructional Aids 17
Aviation, Aeronautics & Astronautics 18
Bibliographies 19
Biographical 21
Biological Sciences 27
Biosciences & Genetics 28
Broadcast & Print Media 29
Business Administration & Education 31
Camps & Camping 33
Careers & Employment 33
Chemistry, Chemists 45
Childhood Education 46
Civil/Human Rights 47
College Stores 47
Colleges & Universities (Higher Education) 48
Communications 57
Computers, Software & the Internet 58
Conservation (See Environment & Conservation) Consumer Education 59
Continuing, Co-Op, Correspondence & Adult Education 59
Correction, Correctional Institutions & Law Enforcement 60
Counseling 61
Curriculum Development 61
Dance 61
Death & Dying 62
Dentistry 62
Disabilities & Rehabilitation 63
Economics 67
Education (General) 69
Education (Geographic) 71
Educational Research & Conferences 76
Engineering 77
Entomology 80
Environment, Energy & Conservation 80
Equine Sciences 85
Experiential Education 86
sFinance & Banking 86
Financial Aid 87
Forestry 93
Genealogy 93
Geography & Cartography 95
Geology, Geoscience & Earth Sciences 96
Government 97
Government (Geographical) 101
Graduate Study 113
Health 113
Home Schooling 120
Horticulture, Botany 120
Interior Design 121
International Education, Studies & Affairs 121
Internships 123
Journalism 123
Labor Education 123
Languages & Linguistics 124
Law, Legal 126
Learning Disabled 130
Library & Information Science 130
Literary, Reading & Writing 138
Management Consulting 141
Marine Science 141
Mathematics 142
Medical Science & Nursing 142
Metallurgy/Materials Education 152
Meteorology 152
Military Science 153
Motion Picture (Film & Video) 153
Multicultural Education 154
Museums & Historic Places 157
Music Education 159
Nursing (See Medical Science & Nursing) Ophthalmology & Optometry 163
Parks, Aquariums & Zoos 164
The Performing Arts 164
Pharmacology 168
Philanthropy (See Financial Aid) Philosophy 168
Photography 169
Political Science 170
Psychology, Psychiatry & Mental Health 171
Publishing 174
Real Estate 179
Religion 179
Religious Schools 182
Schools (Public & Private) 183
Science & Technology 185
Sex Education 188
Social Sciences & Humanities 188
Social Concerns 190
Sociology, Social Work 193
Special Education 193
Speech & Hearing (See Disabilities & Rehabilitation) Sports & Physical Education 194
Student Contests 196
Summer Study Programs 196
Teacher Education, Training, Jobs & Aids 196
Trade, Technical & Vocational Schools 197
Travel for Education & Leisure 197
Urban & Regional Planning 198
Veterinary Medicine 199
Women's Studies 199
Work-Study Programs 201
Zoology & Animal Sciences 201
Indexes
Subject 203
Alphabetical 233
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