Spring 1999, Vol. 4, No. 1

Table of Contents


Spring 1999, Vol. 4, No. 1


A refereed e-journal designed to integrate, apply, and transmit knowledge about issues of current interest in Family and Consumer Sciences.


Latino Parents: Unique Preferences for Learning about Parenting
Karen B. DeBord
Julia T. Reguero de Atiles


Assisting the Guardian of an Incompetent Adult
Dennis J. Toman


Recent Developments


Letters to the Editor


Editor’s Corner
Extension’s Response to Y2K


Showcase NC
Buncombe County Extension Homemakers Help Visually Impaired and Physically Challenged Toddlers and Their Families


Showcase USA
Home Based Micro Businesses — A Mississippi Extension Program Reaches and Teaches Entrepreneurs via the Internet



Carol A. Schwab, Editor
Marilyn A. Corbin, Associate Editor, Showcase
Sarah D. Kirby, Associate Editor, Recent Developments

Editorial Board
Elizabeth L. Andress
Sarah Ash
Shirley L. Baugher
Lucille B. Bearon
Lynne M. Borden
Denise Brochetti
Mary P. Clarke
Donald W. Cobb
Glennie Daniels
Karen DeBord
Beth Duncan
Gina E. Eubanks
Theodore A. Feitshans
Robert H. Flashman
Sammi G. Garner
Marsha A. Goetting
William D. Hart
Linda M. Heaton
Ann A. Hertzler
Patricia A. Kendall
Anna Mae Kobbe
Janice Holm Lloyd
Eddie L. Locklear
H. Nolo Martinez
April C. Mason
Michael J. McCann
Jacquelyn W. McClelland
Mary Clayton-McGlauflin
Ellen Teague Miller
Alice Mills Morrow
Patricia Tanner Nelson
Shirley J. O’Brien
Lynette J. Olson
Gladys G. Shelton
Alma M. Saddam
Christine W. Smith
Claudette L. Smith
Joyce Ann Smith
Ellen P. Smoak
Dena B. Targ
Brenda J. Thames
Carolyn S. Turner
Jane Voichick
Richard Widdows
Sue E. Williams
Sandra A. Zaslow

Editorial Associate
Jill H. Steffey