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Current Issue: June 2016 (Volume 44, Issue 4)

  • Examining Public Housing Stereotypes and Building Intercultural Competence Through Service-Learning
  • Engaging Parents in Early Childhood Education: Perspectives of Childcare Providers
  • A National Survey of the Perceived Value of American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Accreditation
  • Opportunities and Challenges in Energy-Related Boomtowns: Implications for Family and Consumer Sciences Professionals
  • Space, Place and Privacy: Preschool Children's Secret Hiding Places
  • Lifelong Learning and Guided Autobiography
  • Brand Personality, Consumer Satisfaction, and Loyalty: A Perspective from Denim Jeans Brands
  • Hybrid Segmentation in the Financial Services Market: Targeting Saving Consumers
  • Book Review: Leaders in Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Book Review: Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism
  • Book Review: Consumer Economic Wellbeing

 

About the Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal (FCSRJ)

 

For over 35 years, the Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal (FCSRJ) has been the periodical of choice for specialists in every segment of the field. A major vehicle for the dissemination of new research, the FCSRJ covers the richness, diversity, and interdisciplinarity that characterize family and consumer sciences today. From consumerism, human development, and family studies to housing, technology, nutrition, and textiles, the FCSRJ keeps you up-to-date on this complex and vital field. Each refereed article in the FCSRJ includes cutting-edge relevant research as well as practical information for family and consumer sciences professionals and practitioners. And whether you're a researcher, scholar, student, or professional, you'll appreciate the scope and depth of current research in such areas as:

  • Family Financial Management
  • FCS Education
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Housing and Equipment
  • Human Development and Family Studies
  • Professional Issues
  • Textiles, Apparel, and Merchandising

 

Through original research and scholarly articles, the FCSRJ examines areas of specialization within the field that impact and influence your particular spheres of interest.

Order the Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal (FCSRJ)

The FCSRJ is published four times a year by Wiley-Blackwell. If you are an AAFCS member, log into MyAAFCS to add the FCSRJ as an optional journal subscription or contact AAFCS at 800-424-8080 to subscribe. The special member rate of $45 offers a 70% savings compared to the non-member rates.

If you are not a member, visit Wiley-Blackwell at http://ordering.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/subs.asp?ref=1552-3934&doi=10.1002/(ISSN)1552-3934 to place your order.

 

FCSRJ Board Members

Editorial Board

Editor:

 

Dr. Sharon A. DeVaney

Purdue University

Associate Editors/Board Members

Human Relations and Family Development

 

Dr. Scott Plunkett

California State University - Northridge

Dr. Michael Merten Oklahoma State University

 

 

Food and Nutrition

Dr. Alice Spangler

Ball State University

 

 

FCS Education

Dr. Mari Borr

North Dakota State University

 

 

Housing, Interior
Design and Equipment

Dr. Lucy Delgadillo

Utah State University

 

 

Family Financial Management

Dr. Tansel Yilmazer

The Ohio State University

 

 

Textile, Apparel and Merchandising

Dr. Jihyun Kang

Texas State University, San Marcos

Dr. Young-A Lee Iowa State University
   
Professional Issues  
Dr. Robert Nielsen University of Georgia

 

 

Other Board Members

 

 

Dr. Yuri Lee

Seoul National University, Korea

   
Dr. Ingrid Ute Leonhaeuser Justus Lieibig University, Germany

 

 

Dr. Claudia Peck-Heath

University of Kentucky

   
Dr. Youn-Kyung (Lydia) Kim University of Tennessee-Knoxville

 

 

Dr. Donna Pendergast

Griffith University, Australia

 

 

Dr. Kaija Turkki

University of Helsinki, Finland

 

 

Dr. Ruben P. Viramontez –Aguiano

University of Colorado-Denver

 

 

Dr. Rick Widdows Purdue University
   
Dr. Robert Griffore Michigan State University
Dr. Jinhee Kim University of Maryland

List of All FCSRJ Editors (Past and Present)
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AAFCS Board of Directors
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Indexing/Abstracting Services

Abstract Journal of the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC)
Applied Social Sciences Index & Abstracts (ASSIA)
CAB Abstracts Database
Corporate ResourceNET - Ebsco
CSA Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
Current Citations Express
E-psyche
ERIC Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE)
Family & Society Studies Worldwide
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
MasterFILE - Ebsco
PAIS International
Periodical Abstracts - ProQuest
ProQuest Education Complete
ProQuest Education Journals
Psychological Abstracts
PsycINFO
Social Services Abstracts
Sociological Abstracts
Standard Periodical Directory (SPD)
TOPICsearch - Ebsco
VINITI Abstracts Journal

 

Submission Guidelines

Click here to download a copy of the submission guidelines for the FCSRJ. You may also visit the Wiley website at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(ISSN)1552-3934/homepage/ForAuthors.html for submission guidelines and information on other issues. Relevant topics may include:

Apparel, Textiles and Merchandising
Family and Consumer Sciences Education
Foods and Nutrition
Housing, Equipment and Interior Design
Family Studies and Human Development
Personal Finance and Consumer Economics
Professional Issues in Family and Consumer Sciences

 

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