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The African American father : a survey of recent scholarly research

Author: Shonda Lawrence
Publisher: Lewiston : The Edwin Mellen Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book was written as a resource for faculty and practitioners in the preparation of undergraduate and graduate social work students and others working with this population. This book will serve  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shonda Lawrence
ISBN: 9781495503207 1495503208
OCLC Number: 908838636
Description: viii, 138 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Sample from Table of Contents: Foreword by Desiree Stepteau-Watson; Chapter One: Defining African American Fatherhood - Andre Lewis, LCSW; Chapter Two: Perceptions of African American Fatherhood Involvement - Timothy A. Neyland, Ph.D. and Shonda K. Lawrence, PhD.; Chapter Three: Roles, Responsibilities and Capacity: African American Men Discuss the Tools, Resources, and Supports Facilitating Engaged in Fatherhood - Armon R. Perry, Ph.D. and Wanda Lott Collins, Ph.D.; Chapter Four: Fathers screaming SOS to the deaf ears of a hostile system: Narrative reflections from detached dads. - Jeffrey Shears Ph.D., Joshua Kirven, Ph.D. and Kathryn Grimsley, MSW and more.
Responsibility: edited by Shonda Lawrence, Jerry Watson and Brian Anderson ; with a foreword by Desiree Stepteau-Watson.


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"This timely volume covers a wide range of topical areas including but not limited to 'The Myth of the Missing Fathers', defining African American fatherhood, perceptions of fatherhood, capacities of Read more...

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