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Gale Marketing Thesaurus

The Gale Marketing Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Business Thesaurus in the narrower domain of marketing. This includes terms related to sales, consumers, merchandizing, distribution, packaging, buying and selling, product development and introduction, and types of retailers. Marketing terms pertaining to specific types of products or industries are included. This thesaurus does not include terms dealing with advertising, which are in the Gale Advertising Thesaurus instead. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes.

Gale Management Thesaurus

The Gale Management Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Business Thesaurus in the narrower domain of business management. This includes terms related to corporations, businesses, executives, types of enterprises, and management and organizational theory. Most terms are not industry specific and this thesaurus does not include terms pertaining to business for which there are more specific terms, such as finance and accounting, marketing and advertising, commerce, human resources, investments, or public relations.

Gale Literature Thesaurus

The Gale Literature Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Humanities Thesaurus. This thesaurus includes subject areas related to authorship, literary criticism, cultural movements, fiction and nonfiction, literary forms and techniques, and literary occupations. Specific areas include literary genres, publishing, literary techniques, literary movements and groups, journalism, creative writing, reading, print formats such as books and periodicals, and oral traditions such as storytelling. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes.

Gale Library Science Thesaurus

The Gale Library Science Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Social Sciences thesaurus in the narrower domain of organizing knowledge and information, other than the purely philosophical terms. Also covered are library processes such as cataloging, as well as the business aspects such as abstracting and indexing services. Terms also describe kinds of libraries (e.g., government libraries, medical libraries) and cover related fields of information science, knowledge management, and information storage and retrieval.

Gale Law Thesaurus

The Gale Law Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Social Sciences Thesaurus in the narrower domain of the binding rules of human conduct established by authority, society, or custom. Terms related to the field of law and its sub-disciplines are also found here, including justice and administration; law enforcement and corrections; types of law, legislation, and regulation; courts, legal codes, concepts, and practices; attorneys and the legal profession. It does not include named laws or court cases.

Gale Language Thesaurus

The Gale Language Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Humanities Thesaurus. This thesaurus includes terms related to writing, linguistics, individual world languages, grammar, speech, signs and symbols, rhetoric, philology, onomasiology (naming), semantics, and lexicology. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes. The thesaurus contains 757 preferred terms/concepts (2019) and is continually updated.

Gale Labor Thesaurus

The Gale Labor Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Business thesaurus in the narrower domain of labor. This includes terms associated with workers, the labor force, and labor relations. Specific areas include blue collar workers, child labor, migrant labor, skilled labor, labor unions, labor movement, and labor disputes. This thesaurus does not include terms associated with human resources or personnel management (which are in the Gale Human Resources Management Thesaurus) or terms for specific occupations or jobs (which are in the Gale Occupations Thesaurus).

Gale Investments Thesaurus

The Gale Investments Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Business thesaurus in the narrower domain of investing. Included are terms related to securities (stocks and bonds), commodities, financial instruments, financial markets, and portfolio management. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes. The thesaurus contains 248 preferred terms/concepts (2019) and is continually updated.

Gale Insurance Thesaurus

The Gale Insurance Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Business Thesaurus in the narrower domain of the business of insuring persons and property. This includes terms related to automobile insurance, business insurance, claims adjustment, group insurance, health insurance, insurance agents and brokers, insurance policies, life insurance, Medicare, and property and casualty insurance. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes. The thesaurus contains 106 preferred terms/concepts (2019) and is continually updated.

Gale Industries Thesaurus

The Gale Industries Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Business Thesaurus in the narrower domain of distinct groups of productive or profit-making industries, enterprises, companies, and firms. This includes terms such as advertising agencies, airlines, automobile industry, clothing stores, drugstores, electric utilities, engineering services, health clubs, law firms, petroleum industry, supermarkets, and weapons industry. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes.

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