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Both twoyear associate and fouryear bachelors degrees in family and consumer education, also called home economics, include general education courses as well as basic home economics instruction. I am a retired teacher and finally living the dream of being a home economist. Home economics for secondary schools book 1 tyrone. I saw that this book had a high rating, so i ordered it and im so glad i did. My hobbies are cross stitching, gardening, reading, and fluffing the nest. Research, tradition and history site hearth contains the full text of core books and journals in the discipline of home economics and related fields from 1850 to 1950. Economics majors learn to gather, organize, and interpret data, using mathematical formulas and statistics to make calculations. The course meets the needs of students following resource and technology courses in home and family management. Home economics borrows from several related fields in the humanities to provide a broad base of knowledge to its students. When considering an economics major, it can be helpful to consider job options, salary potential, and graduate study possibilities. Although a bit technical, this book should be read by anyone interested in monetary economics. I really did major in home economics, but god had other plans for my career.1304 355 49 1464 143 276 341 143 1332 877 537 610 607 1081 658 1571 679 343 688 172 281 221 683 11 173 1218 951 987 1371 62 1537 418 285 186 1025 1209 552 201 115 566 410 673 1231 604 525 131