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Robert's rules of order newly revised / Henry M. Robert.

  • ISBN: 030682020X (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780306820205 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0306820218 (hdc.)
  • ISBN: 9780306820212 (hdc.)
  • ISBN: 0306820226 (leatherbound)
  • ISBN: 9780306820229 (leatherbound)
  • Description: lii, 716, 48 p. ; 17 cm.
  • Edition: 11th ed. / by Sarah Corbin Robert ... [et al.] ; with the assistance of Daniel E. Seabold, Shmuel Gerber.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Da Capo Press,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 060.42/Robert (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Reference Ref JF 515 R692 2011 (Text to phone) Library Use Only -
Melrose Nonfiction (Second Floor) 328.1 Robert (Text to phone) Available -
Middlesex - Bedford Campus Stacks JF515 .R692 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Adult Nonfiction 328.1 ROB (Text to phone) Checked out 05/17/2014
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Content descriptions

General Note: "New and enhanced features of this edition include: clarified procedures for adopting an agenda, preparing and approving the minutes, and conducting board and committee meetings; more fully explained rules for counting ballots and resolving election disputes, plus a new quick-reference guide for tellers; a new subsection on electronic meetings; Important clarifications regarding the powers of an organization's Executive Board in relation to the general membership; detailed guidance for dealing with misconduct by officers and for holding disciplinary trials."--P. [4] of cover.
Includes index.
Contents Note: The deliberative assembly : its types and their rules -- The conduct of business in a deliberative assembly -- Description of motions in all classifications -- Meeting and session -- The main motion -- Subsidiary motions -- Privileged motions -- Incidental motions -- Motions that bring a question again before the assembly -- Renewal of motions : dilatory and improper motions -- Quorum : order of business and related concepts -- Assignment of the floor : debate -- Voting -- Nominations and elections -- Officers : minutes and officers' reports -- Boards and committees -- Mass meetings : organization of a permanent society -- Bylaws -- Conventions -- Disciplinary procedures -- Charts, tables, and lists
Summary: The only current authorized edition of the classic work on parliamentary procedure.
Subject: Parliamentary practice.