When Father Disappears...

Author Barbara Dafoe Whitehead talked about the implications for men, women and children in the absence of a father from the home. She said that… read more

Author Barbara Dafoe Whitehead talked about the implications for men, women and children in the absence of a father from the home. She said that fatherless children stood five times more likely to be poor. She said that children’s literature depicted fathers who left in demeaning ways which, in turn, hurt the child’s own sense of well-being. She then discussed the institution of marriage, saying that the problems of the institution resulted from the actions of both men and women. close

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When Father Disappears...

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Program ID:
118922-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Mar 06, 1999 | 9:57pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Mar 08, 1999 | 7:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Mar 06, 1999 | 9:57pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 07, 1999 | 12:56am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 07, 1999 | 5:10am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 08, 1999 | 7:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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