The Following is from a 1950s home economics textbook intended for high school girls, teaching them how to prepare for married life

The Following is from a 1950s home economics textbook intended for high school girls, teaching them how to prepare for married life

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"The Basics"  The following is excerpted from an actual 1950's high school Home Economics textbook: "ADVANCE: How to be a Good Wife.

"The Basics" The following is excerpted from an actual 1950's high school Home Economics textbook: "ADVANCE: How to be a Good Wife.

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The Shortest Economics Textbook Ever  --- The Little Blue Book - The 5 things they don't tell you about economics

The Shortest Economics Textbook Ever --- The Little Blue Book - The 5 things they don't tell you about economics

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A High-Quality, Free Economics Textbook.  The textbook's tagline is “Teaching economics as if the last three decades had happened.”  Free online!

A High-Quality, Free Economics Textbook. The textbook's tagline is “Teaching economics as if the last three decades had happened.” Free online!

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DBI provides links to more than 165,000 full-text digital books from more than 1800 commercial, and non-commercial publishers, universities, and various private sites. More than 140,000 pf these books, texts and documents are available free

DBI provides links to more than 165,000 full-text digital books from more than 1800 commercial, and non-commercial publishers, universities, and various private sites. More than 140,000 pf these books, texts and documents are available free

To paraphrase the introduction of a popular economics textbook: “Architecture is building design under conditions of scarcity.” With international sanctions ...

To paraphrase the introduction of a popular economics textbook: “Architecture is building design under conditions of scarcity.” With international sanctions ...

Political economist Barbara Harris-White explains what went wrong with demonetisation in India, and how the move certainly did not come from an economics textbook.

Political economist Barbara Harris-White explains what went wrong with demonetisation in India, and how the move certainly did not come from an economics textbook.

1914 Afternoon Dress Pattern Instructions. This dress pattern was inspired by a design found in a 1914 home economics textbook, Shelter and Clothing. You can see the original line artwork for the dress at right. The caption reads, "Suggestion for a simple lingerie dress," and the accompanying instructions give the steps to create a "shirtwaist dress." Essentially, what you get is a shirtwaist (blouse) joined to a simple skirt. I’ve taken the basic design and given you three different sleeve…

1914 Afternoon Dress Pattern Instructions. This dress pattern was inspired by a design found in a 1914 home economics textbook, Shelter and Clothing. You can see the original line artwork for the dress at right. The caption reads, "Suggestion for a simple lingerie dress," and the accompanying instructions give the steps to create a "shirtwaist dress." Essentially, what you get is a shirtwaist (blouse) joined to a simple skirt. I’ve taken the basic design and given you three different sleeve…

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