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The Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences is the official publication of the American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS).

Each issue of the Journal contains the following professional and exclusive features:
  • Scholarly peer-reviewed articles
  • Practical information geared toward family and consumer sciences professionals
  • News and information about AAFCS

In response to member feedback, the Journal now presents more columns and articles on trends and developments in the field, best practices, resources, and opinions. The Journal features knowledge gained from the research and academic arenas and focuses on how this knowledge can be applied by practitioners in the field.

The Journal is published four times a year: Winter (late January), Spring (mid- April), Summer (mid-August), and Fall (mid-November). It is indexed by the Family Index Database, Family and Society Studies World Wide, and the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC). All AAFCS members receive a subscription to the Journal.

For information about joining AAFCS, which includes a subscription to this journal, visit the AAFCS website links below and click on Membership . Nonmembers and institutions can subscribe to the Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences through IngentaConnect by selecting the Purchase Subscription link below. Individual issues and articles can also be purchased by browsing to the issue or article pages.

Publisher: American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences

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Volume 108, Number 1, Winter 2016
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Point of View

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AAFCS Resources To Foster Well-Being of Children and Youth
pp. 5-5(1)
Author: Jackson, Carolyn W.

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Moving Forward Together . . . With Coordinates
pp. 6-6(1)
Author: Barnhart, Carolyn

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Features

What All Kids Need Most
pp. 7-13(7)
Author: Stanczykiewicz, Bill

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Promoting Well-Being: Getting Beyond Self-Esteem
pp. 14-20(7)
Author: Goddard, H. Wallace

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Scholarship

A Profile of Oklahoma Secondary Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers
pp. 21-29(9)
Authors: Tripp, Paula J.; Hollarn, Teresa “Terri”

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Rural and Urban North Carolina Parents' Child Feeding Behaviors
pp. 30-38(9)
Authors: Faulkner, Paula E.; Okafor, Ralph; Brooks, Kayla; Lynch, Patricia

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Practice

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Teaching Modules Using E-Textile Activities To Engage Female Middle-School Students in STEM Interest
pp. 44-47(4)
Authors: Apple, Laurie M.; Smith, Kathleen R.; Moon, Zola K.; Revelle, Glenda

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Strategies

The Great Plains IDEA: Preparing FCS Teachers Through Distance Education
pp. 48-51(4)
Authors: Godfrey, Roxie V.; Allison, Barbara N.; Alexander, Karen L.; Bergh, Karen; Borr, Mari; DeBates, Debra; Moser, Sheree M.

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Inside AAFCS

Inside AAFCS
pp. 62-62(1)

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Student Unit News

Why AAFCS Annual Conferences Matter!
pp. 63-63(1)
Authors: Neville, Sara; Black, Sarah

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Themes

Reflections

The Body of Knowledge: What's in a Name?
pp. 68-70(3)
Author: Roubanis, Jody L.

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A Response to The Body of Knowledge: What's in a Name?
pp. 71-72(2)
Authors: Anderson, Carol L.; Nickols, Sharon Y.

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