Chapter 6. Father Involvement and Children's Quality of Relationships

  1. Eirini Flouri

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713228.ch6

Fathering and Child Outcomes

Fathering and Child Outcomes

How to Cite

Flouri, E. (2005) Father Involvement and Children's Quality of Relationships, in Fathering and Child Outcomes, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713228.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470861677

Online ISBN: 9780470713228



  • parenting affects;
  • longitudinal data;
  • confounding factors;
  • personal relationships;
  • psychology


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Predictors of Quality of Personal Relationships

  • Parenting and Later Personal Relationships

  • The Role of Fathers

  • Study I: The Role of Father Involvement in Closeness to Parents in Adolescence, And the Role of Closeness to Father in Closeness to Partner in Adult Life

  • Summary and Conclusions