TITLE

Why the absence of dads increases the number of children in poverty

AUTHOR(S)
Haywood, Richette L.
PUB. DATE
May 1995
SOURCE
Jet;5/29/95, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the report entitled `Kids Count' which suggests that a principal reason for the increased number of impoverished children in the United States is due to the rise in absentee fathers. Percentage of black households headed by mothers; Importance of fathers in the family in terms of finance; Correlation between diminished male earnings and employment.
ACCESSION #
9506040186

 

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