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Author Coles, Roberta L.

Title The best kept secret : single black fathers / Roberta L. Coles.

Imprint Lanham, Md : Rowman & Littlefield, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    306.874 COL    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    306.874 COL    Available
Description ix, 169 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introducing a new concept : black single custodial fathers -- Choosing to parent on their own -- Being all things to all their children : parenting roles and behavioral goals -- Fathering daughters and sons : the role of child's gender -- Negotiating racial identity and socialization -- Is fathering good for fathers? -- Single custodial fathers and institutional policies.
Subject African American single fathers.
African American single fathers -- Psychology.
Child rearing -- United States.
Parenting -- United States.
African American families -- Social conditions.
ISBN 9780742564251 (cloth : alk. paper)
0742564258 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780742566125 (electronic)
0742566129 (electronic)

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