Fathering and Child Outcomes / Edition 1

Fathering and Child Outcomes / Edition 1

by Eirini Flouri
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470861681

ISBN-13: 9780470861684

Pub. Date: 04/08/2005

Publisher: Wiley

Eirini Flouri combines an analysis of the international literature with her own unique studies that observe the long-term effects of fathering on child development. The findings of this major research programme relate to important domains in children's lives, such as mental health, educational achievement and quality of subsequent life relationships. Those who work to…  See more details below

Overview

Eirini Flouri combines an analysis of the international literature with her own unique studies that observe the long-term effects of fathering on child development. The findings of this major research programme relate to important domains in children's lives, such as mental health, educational achievement and quality of subsequent life relationships. Those who work to improve children's well-being will also find chapters devoted to key issues such as children with non-resident fathers and adolescents with aggressive behaviour.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470861684
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/08/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.53(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Fathering : a changing perspective1
Ch. 2Factors associated with father involvement in two-parent families20
Ch. 3Father involvement and children's mental health outcomes53
Ch. 4Father involvement and children's educational outcomes83
Ch. 5Father involvement and children's aggressive behaviour99
Ch. 6Father involvement and children's quality of relationships112
Ch. 7Father involvement and children's socio-economic outcomes126
Ch. 8Non-resident fathers' parenting : determinants and children's psychological outcomes153
Ch. 9Conclusions179

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