These are the categories of publisher that are relevant to 'Contemporary Sociology'.
In general, the lowest category in the list below takes priority regarding copyright and policies.
|Definition:||A company that publishes for profit.|
|Guidance:||Commercial publishers may both publish their own journals and publish journals on behalf of learned societies and other client organisations. They normally control the rights for their own journals, and may control the rights for the journals of client organisations. However, some client organisations retain their rights.|
|Definition:||Society or organisation publishing its own journals|
|Case/E.g.:||American Chemical Society|
|Guidance:||Normally do not publish for other organisations, but may publish for subdivisions which could have separate rights.|
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