ERIC Number: ED313525
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Index to Research in Home Economics: 1972-1986.
Fetterman, Nelma I.; Lefebvre, Verna M.
This index lists 945 research articles from 4 English-language journals in the field of home economics: the "Canadian Home Economics Journal," volumes 23-30; the "Home Economics Research Journal" (United States), volumes 1-14; the "Journal of Consumer Studies and Home Economics" (United Kingdom), volumes 1-10; and the "Journal of Vocational Home Economics Education" (United States), volumes 1-3. The four parts of the document are a subject index, an author/title index, a keyword-in-title index, and a complete bibliography for the four journals keyed by number to the three indexes. The subject index consists of 12 main categories and 56 subcategories. The 12 main categories of the subject index include art and design; clothing and textiles; communications; consumer studies; family studies; foods and nutrition; higher education in home economics and professional development; historical and philosophical perspectives in home economics; home economics education; home environment and equipment; international cooperation, global concerns, and Third World development; and research issues. (KC)
Descriptors: Citations (References), Clothing Instruction, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Consumer Science, Developing Nations, Foods Instruction, Foreign Countries, Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Home Economics Skills, Home Economics Teachers, Homemaking Skills, Nutrition Instruction, Occupational Home Economics, Postsecondary Education, Research Needs, Research Projects, Scholarly Journals, Secondary Education, Textiles Instruction
Home Economics Index Project, 115 Home Economics Bldg., University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2M8 ($25.00 Canadian).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Univ., Edmonton.