6 Facts About American Fathers.

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Year Published
2016
Author (Individual)
Parker, Kim.
Livingston, Gretchen.
Author (Organization)
Pew Research Center.
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Other
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As the American family changes, fatherhood is changing in important and sometimes surprising ways. Today, fathers who live with their children are taking a more active role in caring for them and helping out around the house. And the ranks of stay-at-home and single fathers have grown significantly in recent decades. At the same time, more and more children are growing up without a father in the home.The changing role of fathers has introduced new challenges as dads juggle the competing demands of family and work. Here are some key findings about fathers from Pew Research Center reports. (Author abstract)

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