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ERIC Number: EJ475429
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0192-513X
Developing a Middle-Range Theory of Father Involvement Postdivorce.
Ihinger-Tallman, Marilyn; And Others
Journal of Family Issues, v14 n4 p550-71 Dec 1993
Presents theory to explain why fathers remove themselves from children's lives after divorce. Bases theory on potential for change in salience of man's identity as father postdivorce. Propositions and hypotheses are derived from symbolic interaction and identity theories. Defines and interrelates concepts of identity, saliency, commitment, and significant others to explain father presence or absence postdivorce across time. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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