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Engaging fathers: promoting gender equality

Featherstone, Brid (2010). Engaging fathers: promoting gender equality. In: Featherstone , Brid; Hooper , Carol-Ann; Scourfield, Jonathan and Taylor, Julie eds. Gender and Child Welfare in Society. Wiley , pp. 173–194.

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[About the book]

Considers ways in which raising questions about gender can help researchers and practitioners better understand family relationships and issues in children's development
•Draws on current developments in thinking about gender relations
•Offers an overview of sociological, psychological and developmental perspectives on family relationships, child welfare outcomes and the practice/policy realities of professional interventions with families
•Chapters address range of service settings; including family support, child health, education, child protection, domestic violence, ‘looked after’ children and youth justice

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2010 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
ISBN: 0-470-68186-1, 978-0-470-68186-2
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care
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Item ID: 30213
Depositing User: Brigid Featherstone
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2011 10:19
Last Modified: 23 Oct 2012 14:31
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