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Adolescence and BeyondFamily Processes and Development$
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Patricia K. Kerig, Marc S. Schulz, and Stuart T. Hauser

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199736546

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199736546.001.0001

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Young Fathers and the Transition to Parenthood

Young Fathers and the Transition to Parenthood

An Interpersonal Analysis of Paternal Outcomes

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(p.200) 9 Young Fathers and the Transition to Parenthood
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Adolescence and Beyond
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Paul Florsheim

David R. Moore

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199736546.003.0013

This chapter uses an interpersonal framework to develop an understanding of how adolescent males manage the transition to parenthood, highlighting different pathways and outcomes that can emerge during this process. It employs complementary methods and analytic strategies to provide a comprehensive understanding of the development and functioning of young fathers. More specifically, a combination of observational and self-report data helps provide a broad perspective on interpersonal trends associated with the adjustment to parenthood, while interview-based narrative data from two young fathers help anchor these trends in the concrete life experiences of individuals.

Keywords:   adolescent males, fatherhood, young fathers, adolescence, parenthood

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