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Making Sense of Fatherhood: Gender, Caring and Work

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As family and work demands become more complex, who is left holding the baby? Tina Miller explores men's experiences of fatherhood and provides unique insights into paternal caring, changing masculinities and men's relations to paid work. She focuses on the narratives of a group of men as they first anticipate and then experience fatherhood for the first time. Her original ...more
Paperback, 206 pages
Published November 18th 2010 by Cambridge University Press (first published January 1st 2010)
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Anh
Apr 26, 2011 rated it liked it
I enjoyed the chapter on the differences between findings from this book and the Motherhood one. Not sure there was anything necessarily surprising or enlightening, and some of the interview dialogue was a bit hard to follow.
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