Parenting together: men and women sharing the care of their children

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Free Press, 1987 - Family & Relationships - 271 pages
Drawing on case histories, this guidebook examines the backgrounds, motivations, and experiences of working parents who share childrearing duties and reveals the effects on each family member

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More and more parents are choosing to share fully the parenting of their children, and not just from economic necessity. Shared parenting usually means greater involvement by the father in what ... Read full review

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Candidates for Sharing
15
Unto Us a Child Is Born
35
DaytoDay Sharing
57
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Diane Ehrensaft, PhD, is a developmental and clinical psychologist and the author of numerous books and articles on child development, gender, and parenting. For the past twenty-five years, she has worked with gender-nonconforming children and their families, as well as speaking nationally and internationally on the topic in media presentations, in communities, and at professional conferences. She lives and works in Oakland, California.

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