Generative fathering [electronic resource] :beyond deficit perspectives / edited by Alan J. Hawkins, David C. Dollahite ; foreword by John Snarey.
Contributor(s): Hawkins, Alan J | Dollahite, David C. (David Curtis).Material type: BookSeries: Current issues in the family: v. 3.Publisher: Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, c1997Description: 1 online resource (xv, 279 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781452248967 (electronic bk.); 1452248966 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Fathers -- United States | Fatherhood -- United States | Father and child -- United States | P�eres -- �Etats-Unis | Paternit�e -- �Etats-Unis | P�ere et enfant -- �Etats-Unis | Vaders | Vader-kind-relaties | Opvoeding | Vaterrolle | USA | FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / Fatherhood | Father and child | Fatherhood | Fathers | United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 306.874/2 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Includes bibliographical references (p. 242-262) and indexes.
Foreword : The next generation of work on fathering / John Snarey -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- pt. 1. Building a perspective of generative fathering. Beyond the role-inadequacy perspective of fathering / Alan J. Hawkins and David C. Dollahite -- Fatherwork : a conceptual ethic of fathering as generative work / David C. Dollahite, Alan J. Hawkins, and Sean E. Brotherson -- n institutional perspective on generative fathering : creating social supports for parenting equality / Kathleen Gerson -- An African American perspective on generative fathering / William D. Allen and Michael Connor -- Generative fathering : a historical perspective / Robert L. Griswold --
pt. 2. Exploring generative fathering in challenging circumstances. Generative ingenuity in fatherwork with young children with special needs / Sean E. Brotherson and David C. Dollahite -- Teen dads : a generative fathering perspective versus the deficit myth / J. Lyn Rhoden and Bryan E. Robinson -- Generative fathering after divorce and remarriage : beyond the "disappearing dad / Kay Pasley and Carmelle Minton -- Single custodial fathers and their children : when things go well / Alfred DeMaris and Geoffrey L. Greif -- Men and women cocreating father involvement in a nongenerative culture / Anna Dienhart and Kerry Daly --
pt. 3. Encouraging the application of generative fathering in practice and scholarship. Promoting generative fathering through parent and family education / Glen F. Palm -- A generative narrative approach to clinical work with fathers / Anna Dienhart and David C. Dollahite -- Reconstructing "involvement" : expanding conceptualizations of men's caring in contemporary families / Rob Palkovitz -- The best of times and the worst of times : fathering as a contested arena of academic discourse / William J. Doherty -- Questions and activities for teaching about generative fathering in university courses / David C. Dollahite, Stephanie N. Morris, and Alan J. Hawkins.
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