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Author Coles, Roberta L.

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

Imprint Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.87422 C679b 2009    ---  Available
Description ix, 169 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-157) and index.
Contents Introducing a new concept : single black custodial fathers -- Choosing to parent on their own -- Being all things to their children : parenting roles and behavioral goals -- Fathering daughters and sons : the role of the 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 0742564258 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780742564251 (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard No. CDX 8815312
AU@ 000043414826

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