Divorce, single parents, and stepfamilies are redefining the way we live together and raise our children. Is this a change for the worse? David Popenoe sets out. Life Without a Father By David Popenoe Reader’s Digest (Canada) November , page What a man contributes to child rearing may. David Popenoe (). Life Without Father: Compelling New Evidence that Fatherhood and Marriage are Indispensable for the Good of Children and Society .

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In the mids, only 27 percent of American girls had sexual intercourse by age 18; in56 percent of such girls-including a tenth of year-olds-had become sexually active.

Steven marked it as to-read May 29, Teenage boys without fathers are notoriously prone to trouble. Why does living in a fatherless household pose such hazards for children?

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Be the first to discover new talent! Use one of the services below davjd sign in to PBS: Those fathers are being emotionally and financially devastated by our bureaucracies in the process of that battle. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

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Juvenile delinquency, drug and alcohol abuse, teenage pregnancy, welfare dependency, and child poverty can be directly traced to fathers’ lack of involvement in their children’s lives. Tags What are tags?


Cindy Cohn of the Electronic Frontier Foundation on safeguarding rights in a digital world. Height in pixels px. Adam marked it as to-read Jul 18, His argument has two critical assumptions, which he supports with evidence from a variety of disciplines, including anthropology, biology, and history.

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Trivia About Life Without Fath Public Private login e. The disintegration of the child-centered, two-parent family – especially in the inner cities, where as many as two in three children are growing up without their fathers – and the weakening commitment of fathers to their children that more and more follows divorce, are central causes of many of our worst individual and social problems.