ERIC Number: EJ359005
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Remaking Men: Men's Experiences Becoming and Being Husbands and Fathers and Their Implications for Reconceptualizing Men's Lives.
Cohen, Theodore F.
Journal of Family Issues, v8 n1 p57-77 Mar 1987
Interviewed 30 Boston area men to critically examine the traditional assumption that the male role centers on work. Findings indicated that becoming and being husbands and fathers had a greater effect on informants than conventional approaches suggest. Reveals discontinuities between men's role attachments and performances and assesses the meaning and sociocultural sources of men's work and family values. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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