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ERIC Number: EJ475428
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0192-513X
Rethinking Fathers' Involvement in Child Care: A Developmental Perspective.
Hawkins, Alan J.; And Others
Journal of Family Issues, v14 n4 p531-49 Dec 1993
Explores developmental implications for fathers of underinvolvement in child care using Erikson's conception of adult development and his emphasis on achieving generativity. Suggests processes by which fathers may develop generativity and outlines challenges they face in achieving it. Suggests that man's involvement in child care may be crucial to keeping men's and women's development synchronous and to maintaining satisfying relationships. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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