Do Fathers Matter?

Do Fathers Matter?

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For too long, we've thought of fathers as little more than sources of authority and economic stability in the lives of their children. Yet cutting-edge studies drawing unexpected links between fathers and children are forcing us to reconsider our assumptions and ask new questions: What changes occur in men when they are "expecting"? Do fathers affect their children's language development? What are the risks and rewards of being an older-than-average father at the… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

I learned a tremendous amount and found myself cheering this pioneering generation of researchers.

He writes clearly, untangling cause from effect, noting probabilities and inserting caveats. Preferring to claim too little rather than too much, he is an ideal guide to tricky, uncertain research in a nascent field.

Book Details  

Publisher: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 02, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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