ERIC Number: EJ589173
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Parenting Alone to Multiple Caregivers: Child Care and Parenting Arrangements in Black and White Urban Families.
Hunter, Andrea G.; Pearson, Jane L.; Ialongo, Nicholas S.; Kellan, Sheppard G.
Family Relations, v47 n4 p343-53 Oct 1998
Examines domain-specific variations in child care and parenting arrangements in a community-defined sample of urban families. Children lived in a variety of family types; parenting systems ranged from parenting alone to multiple caregivers. The effects of family type, income, and child gender on the likelihood of caregivers sharing child care and parenting activities varied by type of activity. (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: "The Family as a Context for Health and Well-Being." For related articles see CG 554 068-078.