How Fathers Care for the Next Generation: A Four-decade Study

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Harvard University Press, 1993 - Social Science - 403 pages
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"In this age of working mothers, the role of fathering is often overlooked. This book illuminates the realitites of fathering by presenting the results of a unique empirical study conducted over four decades and covering four generations. Through case studies and data analysis, John Snarey demonstrates that men's care for their families reaps immense and long-lasting benefits - for themselves, for their offspring, and for future generations."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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Varieties of Fathers Parental Generativity
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Tables
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FatherSon Harmony
55
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John Snarey is Associate Professor in Human Development and Ethics at Emory University, were he teaches in the Department of Psychology and the School of Theology.

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