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The Resource The role of the father in child development, edited by Michael E. Lamb

The role of the father in child development, edited by Michael E. Lamb

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The role of the father in child development
Title
The role of the father in child development
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael E. Lamb
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Michael Lamb examines the importance of the role fathers play in child development, and presents chapters on cross-cultural issues of fathering, the effects of divorce on fathers and children, gay fathers, and fathers in violent and neglectful families.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.8742
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ756
LC item number
.R64 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lamb, Michael E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers
  • Father and child
  • Paternal deprivation
  • Single-parent families
  • Psychology
  • Psychology
  • Child, developmental, and lifespan psychology
Summary expansion
New edition of the classic The Role of the Father in Child Development The Role of the Father in Child Development, Fourth Edition brings together contributions from an international group of experts on the role of fathers in child development. Under the auspices of editor Michael Lamb, this guide offers a single-source reference for the most recent findings and beliefs related to fathers and fatherhood. This new and thoroughly updated edition provides the latest material on such topics as: The development of father-child relationships Gay fathers The effects of divorce on fathers and children Fathers in violent and neglectful families Cross-cultural issues of fatherhood Fathers in nonindustrialized cultures The Role of the Father in Child Development, Fourth Edition helps mental health professionals bridge scientific theories to application and practice that teach fathers how to positively influence their children's development
Label
The role of the father in child development, edited by Michael E. Lamb
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Control code
BDZ0005088873
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
x, 538 p.
Isbn
9780471231615
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003053484
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(DLC)2003053484
Label
The role of the father in child development, edited by Michael E. Lamb
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Control code
BDZ0005088873
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
x, 538 p.
Isbn
9780471231615
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003053484
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(DLC)2003053484

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