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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special_Interest_Group

For political advocacy groups, see Special interests. A Special Interest Group ( SIG) is a community within a larger organization with a shared ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lobbying

Coercive monopoly · Corporate personhood · Corporate welfare · Government- granted ... Governments often define and regulate organized group lobbying that has become influential. .... Australia, only lobbyists listed on the state's register are allowed to contact a government representative for the purpose of lobbying.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Advocacy_group

Coercive monopoly · Corporate personhood · Corporate welfare · Government- granted ... Advocacy groups (also known as pressure groups, lobby groups, campaign groups, interest groups, ... Groups vary considerably in size, influence, and motive; some have wide-ranging long term social purposes, while others are  ...

study.com/academy/lesson/interest-group-definition-purpose-theory-examples.html

The Relationship Between Political Parties & Interest Groups .... lesson will introduce you to the definition, purpose, theories, and examples of interest groups.

www.reference.com/government-politics/main-purpose-interest-groups-b4ea6360fad8ce02

Interest groups form to advocate certain ideologies and policies. Unlike political parties, they generally form around specific issues. Their ability to raise funds ...

www.britannica.com/topic/interest-group

All interest groups share a desire to affect government policy to benefit ... farmers) or a policy that advances a broader public purpose (e.g., improving air quality).

www.wwnorton.com/college/polisci/campaignsandelections/ch/06/outline.aspx

Political parties and interest groups often run campaigns completely ... as well as the political and economic realities in which the campaign must function.

www.cliffsnotes.com/study-guides/american-government/interest-groups/functions-of-interest-groups

The representation function stems from the reason interest groups are created in ... Such numbers give the organizations immediate political clout as well as the ...

www.ducksters.com/history/us_government/political_interest_groups.php

Kids learn about political interest groups and how they influence the United States government including lobbyists, marketing, types of interest groups, and the ...

www.boundless.com/political-science/textbooks/boundless-political-science-textbook/interest-groups-7/interest-groups-47/the-function-of-interest-groups-281-7055

Learn more about the function of interest groups in the Boundless open textbook. ... Lobby groups work for a change to the law or the maintenance of a particular ...