ERIC Number: EJ294437
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Household Equipment Research: Past Accomplishments, Challenges for the Future.
Lovingood, Rebecca P.; Lytton, Ruth H.
Home Economics Research Journal, v12 n3 p279-90 Mar 1984
Reviewing household equipment research over 75 years, this study found researchers responding to needs for information on new appliances, energy, and consumer protection. Since 1950 research has increasingly reflected marketers' concerns. Researchers have been hampered by problems of conceptualization, visibility, funding, and a reactive perspective. (Author/SK)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Journal Articles
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