ERIC Number: EJ610290
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Fathers' Involvement in Programs for Young Children.
Turbiville, Vicki P.; Umbarger, Gardner T.; Guthrie, Anne C.
Young Children, v55 n4 p74-79 Jul 2000
Surveyed programs for young children in six states to identify how they included fathers. Determined barriers to fathers' participation in such programs, including work schedules, sex differences in interactional styles, and power issues. Gleaned suggestions for facilitating fathers' participation in children's programs, including recognizing unique characteristics, planning programs for mothers and fathers, and respecting fathers' efforts. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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