Publication Year: 2005
Authors/Editor: Flouri, Eirini
This book presents the state-of-the-art on fathering and its determinants.
Over the last twenty years it has become recognized that fathers play a crucial role in child development and subsequent adult status and behavior. Based on original research into the effects that different styles of fathering can have on children, this book explores the long and short terms outcomes of involved fathering on different domains of childrens lives, including academic achievement, mental health, socio-economic status, adolescent relationships and delinquency.
Fathering and Child Outcomes