Consumer education and home economics in the secondary schools

by American Home Economics Association.

Publisher: Consumer education study in Washington, D.C

Written in English
Published: Pages: 20 Downloads: 333
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Subjects:

  • Consumer education.,
  • Home economics -- Study and teaching.

Edition Notes

Other titlesConsumer education study.
Statementa statement prepared by a committee of the American Home Economics Association and the Home Economics Department of the National Education Association, for the Consumer education study of the National Association of Secondary-school Principals.
ContributionsNational Education Association of the United States. Dept. of Home Economics.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTX335 .A52
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6495468M
LC Control Number46000501
OCLC/WorldCa1742180

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