Get Involved: FCS and Local Government

Anderson, Carol L.
November 2010
Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences;Fall2010, Vol. 102 Issue 4, p49
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the challenges that the family and consumer sciences (FCS) body of knowledge and the local government face in the U.S. It mentions several challenges of the local government that needs to be resolved which include making a shared vision, resolving persistent issues such as the quality of life of families, and analyzing the needs, rights, and interests of families, individuals, and communities. It discusses citizen engagement, public welfare, and decision making.


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