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Rethinking home economics : women and the history of a profession, edited by Sarah Stage and Virginia B. Vincenti

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Rethinking home economics : women and the history of a profession
Title
Rethinking home economics
Title remainder
women and the history of a profession
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sarah Stage and Virginia B. Vincenti
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Documents the evolution of a profession from the home economics movement launched by Ellen Richards in the early twentieth century to the modern field renamed Family and Consumer Sciences in 1994."--Cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX23
LC item number
.R48 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stage, Sarah
  • Vincenti, Virginia Bramble
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Home economics
  • Women
  • Huishouden
  • Vrouwen
  • Hauswirtschaft
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Frau
  • Soziale Situation
  • Heimarbeit
  • Geschichte
  • USA
Label
Rethinking home economics : women and the history of a profession, edited by Sarah Stage and Virginia B. Vincenti
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-334) and index
Contents
  • Liberal arts or vocational training? Home economics education for girls
  • Rima D. Apple
  • The men move in : home economics in higher education, 1950-1970
  • Margaret W. Rossiter
  • Reminiscences
  • Marjorie East
  • Home economists in the hospital, 1900-1930
  • Lynn K. Nyhart
  • Legitimizing nutrition education : the impact of the great depression
  • Kathleen R. Babbitt
  • Home economics, what's in a name?
  • "Where Mrs. Homemaker is never forgotten" : Lucy Maltby and home economics at Corning Glass Works, 1929-1965
  • Regina Lee Blaszczyk
  • Reminiscences
  • Hazel Reed
  • Defining the profession and the good life : home economics on film
  • Joan Jacobs Brumberg
  • Grace under pressure : the black home extension service in South Carolina, 1919-1966
  • Carmen Harris
  • Reminiscences
  • Genevieve J. Wheeler Thomas
  • Sarah Stage
  • Agents of modernity : home economists and rural electrification, 1925-1950
  • Ronald R. Kline
  • Safeguarded by your refrigerator : Mary Eagle Pennington's struggle with the National Association of Ice Industries
  • Lisa Mae Robinson
  • Part of the package : home economists in the consumer product industries, 1920-1940
  • Carolyn M. Goldstein
  • Reminiscences
  • Satenig St. Marie
  • Home economics moves into the Twenty-First Century
  • Virginia B. Vincenti
  • Ellen Richards and the social significance of the home economics movement
  • Chronology of events and movements which have defined and shaped home economics
  • Virginia B. Vincenti
  • Sarah Stage
  • Spreading the germ theory : sanitary science and home economics, 1880-1930
  • Nancy Tomes
  • Modernizing mothers : home economics and the parent education movement, 1920-1945
  • Julia Grant
Control code
36112008
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 347 p., [6] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801429712
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96029976
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)36112008
Label
Rethinking home economics : women and the history of a profession, edited by Sarah Stage and Virginia B. Vincenti
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-334) and index
Contents
  • Liberal arts or vocational training? Home economics education for girls
  • Rima D. Apple
  • The men move in : home economics in higher education, 1950-1970
  • Margaret W. Rossiter
  • Reminiscences
  • Marjorie East
  • Home economists in the hospital, 1900-1930
  • Lynn K. Nyhart
  • Legitimizing nutrition education : the impact of the great depression
  • Kathleen R. Babbitt
  • Home economics, what's in a name?
  • "Where Mrs. Homemaker is never forgotten" : Lucy Maltby and home economics at Corning Glass Works, 1929-1965
  • Regina Lee Blaszczyk
  • Reminiscences
  • Hazel Reed
  • Defining the profession and the good life : home economics on film
  • Joan Jacobs Brumberg
  • Grace under pressure : the black home extension service in South Carolina, 1919-1966
  • Carmen Harris
  • Reminiscences
  • Genevieve J. Wheeler Thomas
  • Sarah Stage
  • Agents of modernity : home economists and rural electrification, 1925-1950
  • Ronald R. Kline
  • Safeguarded by your refrigerator : Mary Eagle Pennington's struggle with the National Association of Ice Industries
  • Lisa Mae Robinson
  • Part of the package : home economists in the consumer product industries, 1920-1940
  • Carolyn M. Goldstein
  • Reminiscences
  • Satenig St. Marie
  • Home economics moves into the Twenty-First Century
  • Virginia B. Vincenti
  • Ellen Richards and the social significance of the home economics movement
  • Chronology of events and movements which have defined and shaped home economics
  • Virginia B. Vincenti
  • Sarah Stage
  • Spreading the germ theory : sanitary science and home economics, 1880-1930
  • Nancy Tomes
  • Modernizing mothers : home economics and the parent education movement, 1920-1945
  • Julia Grant
Control code
36112008
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 347 p., [6] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801429712
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96029976
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)36112008

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