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ERIC Number: EJ942126
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Sep
Pages: 8
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 37
ISSN: ISSN-0951-0605
Fathers Matter: A Research Review
Featherstone, Brid
Children & Society, v18 n4 p312-319 Sep 2004
This review outlines key areas of research in relation to the following: the nature of father involvement; factors influencing involvement; the influence of fathers on children; and social policy developments. It reviews the practice oriented research which has emerged in the UK as engaging fathers has become part of the agenda for many child welfare agencies. It highlights the gaps in research and policy developments in relation to statutory agencies such as social services.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom