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The vanishing father

Author: DeWitt L Sage; Will Lyman; WGBH Educational Foundation.; D.L. Sage Productions.; PBS Video.
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : PBS Video, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the dramatic change in the American family and recent findings by sociologists that, whatever the economic status, children from single parent homes are twice as likely to drop out of school, become teenage mothers, and or spend time in jail. Includes a brief update at the end on the Little Rascals Day Care Center sexual abuse case.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: DeWitt L Sage; Will Lyman; WGBH Educational Foundation.; D.L. Sage Productions.; PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 33394127
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast May 16, 1995 as a segment of: Frontline.
Credits: Written and produced by DeWitt Sage ; editor, Kenneth Levis.
Performer(s): Narrator: Will Lyman.
Description: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Frontline (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH Educational Foundation ; D.L. Sage Productions, Inc. ; producer and writer, DeWitt Sage.

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Explores the dramatic change in the American family and recent findings by sociologists that, whatever the economic status, children from single parent homes are twice as likely to drop out of school, become teenage mothers, and or spend time in jail. Includes a brief update at the end on the Little Rascals Day Care Center sexual abuse case.

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