A Global Perspective for FCS: Communities, and Sustaining Families, by Building Natural Environments Social Capital

Nickols, SharonY.; Turkki, Kaija; Pichler, Gertraud; Kirjavainen, Leena; Atiles, Jorge H.; Firebaugh, Francille M.
November 2010
Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences;Fall2010, Vol. 102 Issue 4, p10
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the issues surrounding globalization in relation to social capital and the family and consumer sciences (FCS). It notes that globalization imposes threats on the environment, employment, and on the traditional cultural structures. It also mentions that the FCS pioneers in the sustainable development that leads to the prevention of the growing threats of globalization.


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