ERIC Number: EJ524023
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
A Preliminary Study of Low-Income African American Fathers' Play Interactions with Their Preschool-Age Children.
Journal of Black Psychology, v22 n1 p7-19 Feb 1996
Examined play interactions of 33 low-income African American fathers with their preschool-age children in relation to the fathers' psychological characteristics, love for the child's mother, employment status, education, and coresidence with the child. The fathers' self-esteem was the best predictor of play interactions. Coresidence with the child or feelings about the mother had no relationship. (GR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Study was funded by the Head Start Bureau, Department of Health and Human Services.