¿Cuán Decisiva es la Participación del Papá en la Crianza de los Niños?

Page Count
2
Year Published
2009
Author (Individual)
Ferguson, Gloria.
Author (Organization)
University of Minnesota. Center for Early Education and Development.
Resource Type
Brief
Resource Format
PDF
Resource Language
Spanish
Intended for parents, this brief emphasizes the importance of fathers in the development of children. The benefits of active fathering are considered and barriers to active fathering are explained, including: men often have less experience with children than women, men tend not to feel the same social pressure as women to learn how to care for their own, mothers can view fathers as less competent, and family arrangements and socioeconomic realities can make fathering challenge. Strategies for keeping fathers involved in parenting are discussed. 5 references.

Do you have something you think is appropriate for the library? Submit Library Resources.