Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 247–262 | Cite as

Child care in an age of family differences

  • Jannah J. Hurn
  • Pallassana Balgopal


The importance of understanding America's day care needs has become a major issue in society today. Understanding these needs involves more than simply providing spaces for care. The uniqueness of each family's situation requires research into differing family expectations. This paper provides some insight into differences between single mothers and fathers in their utilization of child care.


Social Psychology Child Care Single Mother Society Today Family Difference 
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© Human Sciences Press 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jannah J. Hurn
    • 1
  • Pallassana Balgopal
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Social WorkFlorida State Univ.Tallahassee
  2. 2.School of Social WorkUniversity of Illinois-ChampaignUrasanaUSA

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