ERIC Number: EJ648302
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
The Parenting Roles and Goals of Single Black Full-Time Fathers.
Coles, Roberta L.
Western Journal of Black Studies, v25 n2 p101-16 Sum 2001
Examined single black fathers' definitions and prioritizing of parenting roles, ways of enacting those roles, support they sought in fulfilling these roles, and the behavioral goals they had for their children. Survey data indicated that fathers identified with the roles of primary provider and nurturer and had high behavioral expectations for their children. Fathers' mothers were their primary sources of advice. (Contains references.) (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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