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Current Issue: December 2013 (Volume 42, Issue 2)

  • A Report of Family and Consumer Sciences Graduate Research Productivity in 2012
  • Perceived Relationship Improvement from Premarital and Relationship Education
  • Motivating Military Families to Thrive
  • Examination of Apparel Maintenance Skills and Practices: Implications for Sustainable Clothing Consumption
  • The Influence of Technological and Symbolic Innovation on New Product Adoption in a Social Context
  • Understanding Minority Households as Consumers of Financial Services
  • An Investigation of Self-Concept, Clothing Selection Motivation, and Life Satisfaction among Disabled Consumers
  • Theses and Dissertations Completed in Family and Consumer Sciences: 2012
  • Book Review: Creating Consumers: Home Economists in Twenieth-Century America

 

Special Issue: The Significance of Community to Individual and Family Well-Being (Volume 42, Issue 3)

 

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, contact AAFCS at 800-424-8080 or use this order form to subscribe at a special rate of $30. If you are a nonmember, 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. Rebecca Adams

Ball State University

Dr. Michael Merten Oklahoma State University

 

 

Food and Nutrition

Dr. Carolyn Bednar

Texas Woman's University

 

 

CFS Education

Dr. Marsha Rehm

Florida 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
   
Profesional Issues  
Dr. Robert Nielsen University of Georgia

 

 

Other Board Members

 

 

Dr. Yuri Lee

Seoul National University, Korea

   
Dr. Ingrid Ute Leonhaeuse Justus Lieibig University, Germany

 

 

Dr. Claudia Peck-Heath

University of Kentucky

   
Dr. Joan McFadden Ball State University

 

 

Dr. Donna Pendergast

Griffith University, Australia

   
Dr. Bahira S. Trask University of Delaware

 

 

Dr. Kaija Turkki

University of Helsinki, Finland

 

 

Dr. Ruben P. Viramontez –Aguiana

University of Colorado-Denver

 

 

Dr. Rick Widdows Purdue University
   
Dr. Robert Griffore Michigan State University
   

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)
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CAB Abstracts Database
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CSA Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
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Family & Society Studies Worldwide
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PAIS International
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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

Please visit 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:

Clothing, textiles, and merchandising
Consumer studies
Education & Teacher education
Entrepreneurship
Family economics and management
Family studies
Food and nutrition
Housing, equipment, and design
Human development
Professional Issues Relevant to FCS

 

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