Spring 2001, Vol. 6, No. 2

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Spring 2001, Vol. 6, No. 2


“Impact Beyond the Profession”

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

Exploring Attitudes Toward Body Weight and Eating Behaviors of Women in College
Sarah L. Ash
Jacquelyn W. McClelland

Proactively Addressing Accountability in Extension
John G. Richardson

Evaluation that Goes Beyond the Data
Karen DeBord
Lynne Borden

Issues of Assessment in Testing Children under Age Eight
Gwen Stevens
Karen DeBord

Cooperative Extension is Ally in Consumer Protection

David Kirkman

Recent Developments

NC Showcase
Homebuyers’ Workshop Shows the Need for Housing Education
Amy Chilcote

Showcase USA
New State Legislation: Opportunities for Collaboration
Marsha A. Goetting

Editor’s Corner
Are Consumers Ready for the Virtual Living Will? Apparently Not.

Letters to the Editor



Carol A. Schwab, Editor
Sandra A. Zaslow, Associate Editor, Showcase NC
Marilyn A. Corbin, Associate Editor, Showcase
Sarah D. Kirby, Associate Editor, Recent Developments
Lucille B. Bearon, Associate Editor, Reviews

Editorial Board
Elizabeth L. Andress
Sarah Ash
Shirley L. Baugher
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
Angela M. Fraser
Sammi G. Garner
Marsha A. Goetting
Wilma S. Hammett
William D. Hart
Linda M. Heaton
Ann A. Hertzler
Jon Peter Hesseldenz
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
Judieth E. Mock
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
Amelia J. Watts
Richard Widdows
Sue E. Williams

Editorial Associate
Jill H. Steffey