ERIC Number: EJ481840
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
The Importance of Men as Role Models in Literacy.
Willoughby-Herb, Sara J.; Herb, Steven L.
Catholic Library World, v64 n2-3 p46-50 Oct-Mar 1993-94
Discussion of children in single-parent families focuses on contributions fathers make to children's development; proposes a model for viewing fathers' roles in literacy; and suggests programs for libraries and schools to involve fathers and compensate for fathers' absences, including a bibliography of children's literature with positive male role models. (Contains 10 references.) (LRW)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Literacy, the Library and the Family." Paper presented at the Saint John's University Congress for Librarians (Jamaica, NY, February 17, 1992).