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Intimate fatherhood: a sociological analysis

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Publication date

2008

Abstract

Explores discourses of contemporary fatherhood, men's parenting behaviour and debates about fathers' rights and responsibilities. This book looks at longstanding conundrums such as the apparent discrepancy between fathers' acceptance of long hours spent in paid work combined with a preference for involved fathering.

Subjects

Family Formation And Dissolution and Sociology

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ESRC search

#512471


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