ERIC Number: EJ554322
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Fathers and "Others" as Infant-Care Providers: Predictors of Parents' Emotional Well-Being and Marital Satisfaction.
Vandell, Deborah Lowe; Hyde, Janet S.; Plant, E. Ashby; Essex, Marilyn J.
Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, v43 n3 p361-85 Jul 1997
Examines time child is in child care, who gives it, the congruence of actual care and preferred care, and other factors that affect the marital satisfaction and emotional well-being of parents of infants. Found that father child care, when preferred, has positive effect on mother emotional well-being. (MT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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