How Fathers Care for the Next Generation
In this age of working mothers, the role of fathering is often overlooked. This book illuminates the realitites of fathering by presenting the results of a unique empirical study conducted over four decades and covering four generations. Through case studies and data analysis, John Snarey demonstrates that men's care for their families reaps immense and long-lasting benefits - for themselves, for their offspring, and for future generations.
- Hardback | 416 pages
- 156 x 234 x 24mm | 757g
- 10 Apr 2014
- HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS
- Cambridge, United States
- Illustrations, black and white
Back cover copy
In striking contrast to research that considers fathers to be obscure or peripheral figures, Snarey reveals their position as central caregivers and characterizes their most effective nurturing behaviors.