Father Time

Hulbert, Ann
May 2003
New Republic;5/5/2003, Vol. 228 Issue 17, p38
Comments on the image of men as working fathers, in comparison to the roles taken by their female counterparts. Mention of books focusing on gender roles, including 'The Bitch in the House: 26 Women Tell the Truth About Sex, Solitude, Work, Motherhood, and Marriage'; Topics of the pro-feminist assessment of parenthood with the issues of nurturing and providing; Biological and psychological factors that make motherhood and fatherhood different.


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