ERIC Number: EJ599906
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Figuring in the Father Factor. For Parents Particularly.
Ballantine, Jeanne H.
Childhood Education, v76 n2 p104-05 Win 1999-2000
Discusses the importance of father's involvement in childcare for the child's success and presents guidelines for successful fathering. Notes the difference between authoritative and authoritarian parenting. Suggest that fathers be a part of the child's day, show acceptance, use positive parenting, share parenting, and see fathering as worthwhile and satisfying. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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