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ERIC Number: EJ630537
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0197-6664
Childcare Task Division and Shared Parenting Attitudes in Dual-Earner Families with Young Children.
Ehrenberg, Marion F.; Gearing-Small, Margaret; Hunter, Michael A.; Small, Brent J.
Family Relations, v50 n2 p143-53 Apr 2001
Evaluates shared parenting (SP), marital satisfaction, and division of child-care tasks in dual-earner families (N=116). Results show that psychological and relational SP dimensions predicted marital satisfaction, parental competence, and closeness to their children, but division of child-care tasks did not. Findings are interpreted to highlight how family practitioners may educate and support this population. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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