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Beyond Patriarchy: Jewish Fathers And Families

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Is patriarchy necessary to ensure responsible fathering?
Lawrence H. Fuchs, author of Family Matters, argues that the link between male dominance and fatherhood is no longer iron-clad. Analyzing the universality of patriarchy and its incentives for cultural fatherhood, Fuchs concedes that the importance of biological differences between the sexes was a possible, even plaus
Published July 1st 2000 by Brandeis University Press
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Dennis Ross
Mar 11, 2013 Dennis Ross rated it it was amazing
In Beyond Patriarchy: Jewish Fathers and Families, author Lawrence H. Fuchs of Brandies University draws from a rich array of religious, cultural developmental, biological, and historic detail and trend to examine consistency and change in the lives of Jewish men today.

Fuchs cites a growing parity of men and women at work, in volunteerism, at home, a decline in old opportunities for "male bonding" in many quarters and, compared to other biological species, greater human male involvement in paren
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