Nurture 2009

 

Volume 3. Issue 1                        January to December 2009

Review Articles:  
“The world needs home economics, but doesn’t recognize it… how to unveil home economics” 

Rubina Hakeem

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Original Research  
Knowledge and skills used and the satisfaction derived in the choice of apparel among university students

Violet K. Mugalavai, Olive Mugenda, Keren Mburugu

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Architecture and its occupants: perceptions of students and faculty at two programs

Anubhati Thakur

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Exploring the Food Beliefs and Eating Behavior of Successful and Unsuccessful ‘Weight Loss Aspirants’ Belonging to Different Areas of Karachi

Kausar Shaikh, Margaret Almeida

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Evaluation of Laundry process applied to bed linen in selected hospitals of Karachi.

Mahlaqa Afreen , Nimra Iqbal

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Short Reports:  
Young adults’ knowledge about savings

Marie J. Lachance Jacinthe Cloutier

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A  study on the meat and vegetarianism beliefs among Swazis

Dr Hena Yasmin , Andile Mavuso

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Mother Tongue Literacy as a Tool for Promoting Economic Justice among Women in Marginalized Societies: A Focus on Sabaot Women in Mt. Elgon District, Western Kenya

Harriet N Owino

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Students Reports:  
Expectations of potential users regarding a Pakistani diet analysis software

Sana Minhas

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Views of teenage girls regarding readymade garments available in the market.

Marium Sabir, Fozia Riaz,

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Exploring expectations of researchers from Pakistani  food composition tables

Tabinda Babar Nawaz

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Guidelines for Authors  60