The Development and Significance of Father-Child Relationships in Two-Parent Families (chapter in The Role of the Father in Child Development. 5th Edition).

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Lamb, Michael E.
Lewis, Charlie.
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Fathers' responses to parenthood and to their infants, the processes by which infants become attached, and differences in the nature and impact of mother- and father-child relationships are explored. Factors that influence father-child interactions and relationships are discussed, as well as characteristics of father-child relationships and changes in the relationship from childhood to adolescence. Numerous references.

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