ERIC Number: EJ533854
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Will Johnny See Daddy This Week?
Stephens, Linda S.
Journal of Family Issues, v17 n4 p466-94 Jul 1996
Examines the determinants of postdivorce contact between nonresidential fathers and their children after martial disruption and to evaluate the relative merit of three sociological perspectives on postdivorce contact: social parenting, marital-involvement parenting, and socioeconomic-advantaged parenting. Results suggest that fathers have limited contact with their children postdivorce that decreases over time. (Author/FC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue on "The Changing Circumstances of Children's Lives." Earlier version of this paper presented at the Annual Meeting of American Sociological Association (Miami, FL, August 1993).