ERIC Number: ED542132
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1931
Reference Count: 0
A Symposium on Home and Family Life in a Changing Civilization. Addresses Delivered at the Second Regional Conference on Home Making Held at Ames, Iowa, November 10 and 11, 1930. Bulletin, 1931, No. 5
Cooper, John William; Leib, Karl E.; Todd, Arthur J.; Lancelot, William E.
Office of Education, United States Department of the Interior
This bulletin comprises a symposium on Home and Family Life in a Changing Civilization by William John Cooper, United States Commissioner of Education; Karlee E. Lib, professor of commerce, University of Iowa; Arthur J. Todd, professor of sociology, North-Wester University; and William H. Lancelot, head, vocational education department, Iowa State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts. These educators presented the information presented in this bulletin before the second Regional Conference on Home-Making Education. Following a Letter of Transmittal, a Foreword, and an Introduction by William John Cooper, contents include the following: (1) Recent economic changes and their effect on home and family life (Karl E. Lib); (2) Social trends and their effect on home life and family relationships (Arthur J. Todd); (3) Education for home and family in the light of recent economic and social changes (William H. Lancelot); and (4) Recommendations adopted by the conference. [Best copy available has been provided.]
Descriptors: Sociocultural Patterns, Family Relationship, Family Life, Conferences (Gatherings), Educational History, Home Economics Education, Economic Change, Trend Analysis, Social Change
Office of Education, United States Department of the Interior.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United States Department of the Interior, Office of Education (ED)