ERIC Number: EJ554353
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Role Identity, Role Investments, and Paternal Involvement: Implications for Parenting Programs for Men.
McBride, Brent A.; Rane, Thomas R.
Early Childhood Research Quarterly, v12 n2 p173-97 1997
Studied perceptions and attitudes of fathers and mothers about their own and their spouse's parental roles, and identified relationships between those perceptions and variations in fathers' actual involvement in child rearing. Found mothers' perceptions of their partners' investments in parent, spouse, and worker roles were best predictors of father involvement. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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