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Book Chapter
Author, Analytic
Bailey,Wilma R.; Branche, Clement; Jackson, Jean; Lee, Amy
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Department of Geography and Geology
Title, Analytic
Fatherhood in risk environments
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Bailey, Barbara; Leo-Rhynie, Elsa A.
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Title, Monographic
Gender in the 21st century: Caribbean perspectives, visions and possibilities
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Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Ian Randle
Date of Publication
2004
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162-175
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Abstract
Explores the concept of fatherhood in the context of risk taking in a risky environment. Also explores the dissonance between a seeming preference for marriage as the context for reproduction and the actual conduct of Jamaican men, and suggests that there are attributes of the environment that facilitate risk taking. Draws upon the results of two research projects, the Ford study and the WHO study.....
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