ERIC Number: EJ590650
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Deconstructing the Essential Father.
Silverstein, Louise B.; Auerbach, Carl F.
American Psychologist, v54 n6 p397-407 Jun 1999
Research on parenting shows that the stability of the emotional connections and the predictability of the caretaking relationship are the significant variables that predict positive child adjustment. Offers social policy recommendations that support men in their fathering role without discriminating against women and same-sex couples. (SLD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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