BBC FUTURE: The Secret of Being a Good Father

Press/Media: Research

Release date: 12/6/2019

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A more equal division can have many long-term benefits. Researchers led by sociologists Helen Norman and Colette Fagan at the University of Manchester found that fathers were more likely to be involved when the child was aged three if they shared childcare equally when the child was nine months old.

Media contributions

TitleThe secret of being a good father
Media name/outletBBC Future
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date12/06/19
DescriptionA more equal division can have many long-term benefits. Researchers led by sociologists Helen Norman and Colette Fagan at the University of Manchester found that fathers were more likely to be involved when the child was aged three if they shared childcare equally when the child was nine months old.
URLwww.bbc.com/future/story/20190606-how-to-be-a-good-father-to-a-newborn-son-or-daughter
PersonsColette Fagan, Helen Norman