Waring, Ethel Bushnell, 1887-1972

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Professor of child development, Cornell University.

From the description of Papers, 1920s-1950s. (Wayne State University). WorldCat record id: 28413952

Professor of home economics, Cornell University.

In 1927 Ethel Waring came to Cornell as professor of home economics in what was then the Department of Family Life. In 1945 the name was changed to the Department of Child Development and Family Relationships. This department is now called Human Development and Family Studies. Her greatest interest was in child guidance. She wrote six Cornell Extension bulletins, published two books, and was a consulting editor for PARENTS Magazine and other child-parent related publications.

From the description of Ethel Bushnell Waring papers, [ca. 1917-1965]. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64053336

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referencedIn Ethel Bushnell Waring papers, [ca. 1917-1965] Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Kittrell, Flemmie P. (Flemmie Pansy), 1904-1980. Papers, 1924-1980. Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center
creatorOf Waring, Ethel Bushnell, 1887-1972. Ethel Bushnell Waring papers, [ca. 1917-1965]. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Papers, 1880-1990. Andover-Harvard Theological Library
creatorOf Waring, Ethel Bushnell, 1887-1972. Papers, 1920s-1950s. Wayne State University
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Ithaca (N.Y.)
Child development
Child development--Research
Children--Counseling of
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Family life education
Child development--Study and teaching
Women college teachers
Women college teachers--New York (State)
College teachers--New York (State)
Home economists--New York (State)


Birth 1887

Death 1972


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