Encyclopedias: Business

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Complete Real Estate Encyclopedia: From AAA Tenant to Zoning Variance and Everything in Between [Rutgers Restricted]
Short definitions of terms relating to every aspect of real estate, with information on related issues.

EH.Net Encyclopedia of Economic and Business History
Provides reference articles written by experts in the field. Search, or browse by keyword.

Encyclopedia of American Industries [Rutgers Restricted]
Provides detailed, comprehensive information on a wide range of industries in every realm of American business. Electronic version of the 5th edition of the print resource.

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance [Rutgers Restricted]
Covers "five general areas: finance and banking; accounting; marketing; management; and information systems. Drawing on practical professional expertise as well as that of noted scholars, the contributors include executives, government administrators and scholars from leading business programs from around the United States." Electronic version of the 2 volume 2nd edition of the print resource.

Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society [Rutgers Restricted]
"Spans the relationships among business, ethics, and society by including more than 800 entries that feature broad coverage of corporate social responsibility, the obligation of companies to various stakeholder groups, the contribution of business to society and culture, and the relationship between organizations and the quality of the environment."

Encyclopedia of Business In Today's World [Rutgers Restricted]
More than 1,000 entries that provide "overviews of the important business topics of our time, ranging from culture shock to currency hedging, political risk, offshoring, and transnational corporations."

Encyclopedia of Career Development [Rutgers Restricted]
"This multidisciplinary resource examines career-related issues from psychological, sociological, educational, counseling, organizational behavior, and human resource management perspectives."

Encyclopedia of Consumer Culture [Rutgers Restricted]
"Covers the diverse range of topics associated with consumer culture over both time (historically) and space (geographically)... by drawing on a variety of disciplines that address the subject area, including anthropology, business studies, communications studies, cultural studies, economics, environmental sciences, history, geography, gender studies, innovation studies, leisure studies, marketing, media studies, philosophy, psychology, political science, social work, sociology, and science and technology studies."

Encyclopedia of Consumption and Waste: the Social Science of Garbage [Rutgers Restricted]
"Explores the topic across multiple disciplines within the social sciences and ranges further to include business, consumerism, environmentalism, and marketing."

Encyclopedia of Decision Making and Decision Support Technologies [Rutgers Restricted]
Includes "research on human and computer support of managerial decision making, including discussion on support of operational, tactical, and strategic decisions, human vs. computer system support structure, individual and group decision making, and multi-criteria decision making."

Encyclopedia of E-Business Development and Management in the Global Economy [Rutgers Restricted]
Covers "all aspects of e-business development and management in the digital economy" presenting "aspects from the research, industry, managerial, and technical sides of e-business."

Encyclopedia of E-Commerce, E-Government, and Mobile Commerce [Rutgers Restricted]
Highlights "current concepts, trends, challenges, applications, and dot.com experiences in the field of e-commerce, e-government, and mobile commerce."

Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries [Rutgers Restricted]
Provides information about the inception, emergence and current status of new and established industries and business segments that are pioneering new technologies, introducing break-through marketing strategies or implementing innovative means of serving new markets. Consists of detailed profiles newer industries, such as biometrics, risk management services, satellites, specialty tourism, and others. Electronic version of the 5th edition of the print resource.

Encyclopedia of Health Care Management [Rutgers Restricted]
Covers the "business of health care, with up-to-date information across a broad range of issues affecting every aspect of the industry and the people it serves, employs, and influences." Electronic version of the print resource.

Encyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology [Rutgers Restricted]
Presents a thorough overview of the cross-disciplinary field of industrial and organizational psychology for students, researchers, and professionals in the areas of psychology, business, management, and human resources. Electronic version of the 2 volume print resource.

Encyclopedia of Leadership [Rutgers Restricted]
Explores leadership theories and practice with perspectives relating to business, management, history, politics, communication, psychology, and other disciplines. Electronic version of the 4 volume print resource.

Encyclopedia of Management [Rutgers Restricted]
Includes essays on 350 topics in management theories and applications, written by academics and business professionals. Topics include aggregate planning, benchmarking, logistics, diversification strategy, non-traditional work arrangements, performance measurement, productivity measures, and supply chain management, among many others. Electronic version of the 5th edition of the print resource.

Encyclopedia of Mobile Computing and Commerce [Rutgers Restricted]
Covers a broad range of aspects pertaining to mobile computing, mobile communication, mobile devices, and various mobile applications as well as their relationship to commerce.

Encyclopedia of Networked and Virtual Organizations [Rutgers Restricted]
Documents 249 of the most relevant contributions authored by over 400 of the world's leading experts to the introduction of networked, dynamic, agile, and virtual organizational models; definitions; taxonomies; opportunities; and reference models and architectures.

Encyclopedia of Public Relations [Rutgers Restricted]
Covers topics such crisis communications and management, cyberspace, ethics, global public relations, groups, history, jargon, management, media, organizations, practitioners, and theories and models. Electronic version of the 2 volume print resource.

Encyclopedia of Small Business [Rutgers Restricted]
Contains detailed articles and overviews of all the key information needs of small business users, including financing; financial planning; business plan creation; market analysis; sales strategy; tax planning and more. Electronic version of the 2 volume 3rd edition of the print resource.

Encyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing [Rutgers Restricted]
"Introduces, on the management side, principles and procedures of economics, budgeting and finance; leadership; governance; communication; business law and ethics; and human resources practices; all in the sports context. On the marketing side this reference resource explores two broad streams: marketing of sport and of sport-related products, and using sports as a platform for marketing non-sports products."

Encyclopedia of Tourism [Rutgers Restricted]
"Covers both traditional and emerging concepts and terms and is fully international in its scope." Includes tourism, hospitality, recreation and related fields.

Green Business: An A-to-Z Guide [Rutgers Restricted]
Entries examine "the complex relationship between businesses and the environment." Part of the Green Society: Toward a Sustainable Future series.

Green Cities: An A-to-Z Guide [Rutgers Restricted]
Entries examine "the sustainability dimensions of the urban environment." Part of the Green Society: Toward a Sustainable Future series.

Green Consumerism: An A-to-Z Guide [Rutgers Restricted]
Offers a wide-ranging examination of the diversity of views and debates surrounding the concept. Part of the Green Society: Toward a Sustainable Future series.

International Encyclopedia of Organization Studies [Rutgers Restricted]
Offers a comprehensive overview of many of the major ideas, concepts, terms, and approaches that characterize this diverse field with "contributors from the fields of management, psychology, sociology, communications, education, political science, public administration, anthropology, law, and other related areas." Electronic version of the print resource.

International Encyclopedia of Organizational Communication [Rutgers Restricted]
"Examines organization communication across a range of contexts, including NGOs, global corporations, community cooperatives, profit and non-profit organizations, formal and informal collectives, virtual work, and more. Features topics ranging from leader-follower communication, negotiation and bargaining and organizational culture to the appropriation of communication technologies, emergence of inter-organizational networks, and hidden forms of work and organization."

Reference for Business
Includes articles from the Encyclopedia of Small Business, the Encyclopedia of Business, the Encyclopedia of American Industries, the Encyclopedia of Management, and related sources published by Thomson Gale.

SAGE Handbook of Healthcare [Rutgers Restricted]
"Provides an authoritative analysis of the current (and anticipated) developments in the global healthcare industries. Providing a unique perspective that interfaces between the science and business aspects, it combines information on the latest scientific developments with applied, commercial business data from the global marketplace. Electronic version of the print resource."

21st Century Management: A Reference Handbook [Rutgers Restricted]
Highlights topics, issues, questions and debates relating to the field of management and provides "insight into the key issues covered in both undergraduate and corporate coursework." The "resource offers a particular emphasis on the current structure of the topic in the literature, key threads of discussion and research on the topic, and emerging trends." Electronic version of the print resource.