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Journalism an Agency for Home Betterment

by Mary Elizabeth Cooley & Benjamin R. Andrews - 1915

Education and journalism are related agencies and those interested in household arts instruction in the schools will do well to consider what the daily press and the magazines are doing, and what they may do, for the home betterment movement. Today women are making their way in the general journalistic field; in University schools of journalism they are doing as good work as many of the men students and in the profession the relative proportion of women writers is increasing over that of men. One would infer at once that household subjects must be receiving adequate attention at the hands of these trained and experienced women journalists of today. On the contrary, inquiry shows that the average woman journalist is not interested in special household journalism; the dean of one of the largest University schools of journalism recently lamented the fact that among his young women students not one was interested in household arts journalism.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 16 Number 4, 1915, p. 384-384
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 6162, Date Accessed: 7/8/2020 4:51:51 AM

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