Descriptor English: Consumer Advocacy
Descriptor Spanish: Defensa del Consumidor
Descriptor defensa del consumidor
Entry term(s) derechos del consumidor
protección del consumidor
Scope note: Promoción y apoyo de los derechos e intereses de los consumidores.
Descriptor Portuguese: Defesa do Consumidor
Descriptor French: Défense du consommateur
Entry term(s): Advocacies, Consumer
Advocacies, Public
Advocacy, Consumer
Advocacy, Public
Consumer Advocacies
Public Advocacies
Public Advocacy
Tree number(s): I01.880.604.473.368
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The promotion and support of consumers' rights and interests.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IN injuries
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Consumer Organizations (1968-1981)
Consumer Participation (1974-1981)
Consumer Satisfaction (1968-1981)
Public MeSH Note: 82
History Note: 82
DeCS ID: 3273
Unique ID: D003254
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Date Established: 1982/01/01
Date of Entry: 1981/05/19
Revision Date: 1995/05/23
Consumer Advocacy - Preferred
Concept UI M0005053
Scope note The promotion and support of consumers' rights and interests.
Preferred term Consumer Advocacy
Entry term(s) Advocacies, Consumer
Advocacy, Consumer
Consumer Advocacies
Public Advocacy - Broader
Concept UI M0005054
Preferred term Public Advocacy
Entry term(s) Advocacies, Public
Advocacy, Public
Public Advocacies

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