Ammari, Tawfig. 2018. ‘How New Fathers Use Social Media to Make Sense of Their Roles’. The Conversation. https://theconversation.com/how-new-fathers-use-social-media-to-make-sense-of-their-roles-100150.
Ashton, Dan, and Rebecca Feasey. 2014. ‘This Is Not How Cancer Looks: Celebrity Diagnosis and Death in the Tabloid Media.’ Journalism: Theory, Practice and Criticism—Celebrity News. Online First, 15 (2): 237–251.
Åström, Berit. 2015. ‘The Symbolic Annihilation of Mothers in Popular Culture: Single Father and the Death of the Mother.’ Feminist Media Studies 15 (4): 593–607.
Åström, Berit. 2017. ‘Marginalizing Motherhood: Postfeminist Fathers and Dead Mothers in Animated Film.’ In The Absent Mother in the Cultural Imagination: Missing, Presumed Dead, edited by Berit Åström, 241–258. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
Barker, Martin. 2004. ‘News, Reviews, Clues, Interviews and Other Ancillary Materials—A Critique and Research Proposal.’ Scope: On-Line Film Studies Journal, February.
Battles, Kathleen, and Wendy Hilton-Morrow. 2002. ‘Gay Characters in Conventional Spaces: Will and Grace and the Situation Comedy Genre.’ Critical Studies in Media Communication 19 (1): 87–105.
Blincoe, Nicholas. 2013. ‘Why Men Decide to Become Single Dads.’ The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2013/nov/02/men-single-dad-father-surrogacy-adoption.
Boxer, Sarah. 2014. ‘Why Are All the Cartoon Mothers Dead?’ The Atlantic. https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2014/07/why-are-all-the-cartoon-mothers-dead/372270/.
Browning, Guy. 2017. ‘How to be a Brilliant Single Dad (By a Man Who’s learnt on the Job).’ The Telegraph. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/family/parenting/brilliant-single-dad-man-learnt-job/.
Carone, Nicola, Roberto Baiocco, and Vittorio Lingiardi. 2017. ‘Single Fathers by Choice Using Surrogacy: Why Men Decide to Have a Child as a Single Parent.’ Human Reproduction 32 (9): 1871–1879.
Chiu, Maria, Farah Rahman, Simone Vigod, Cindy Lau, John Cairney, and Paul Kurdyak. 2018. ‘Mortality in Single Fathers Compared with Single Mothers and Partnered Parents: A Population-Based Cohort Study.’ The Lancet: Public Health 3 (3): 115–123.
Connell, R. W. 1995. Masculinities. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Connell, R. W. 1998. ‘Masculinities and Globalization.’ Men and Masculinities 1 (1): 3–23.
Dangerous Dads. 2020 Dadfest. http://dangerousdads.org.uk/dadfest.
Demory, Pamela, and Christopher Pullen. 2013. ‘Introduction.’ In Queer Love in Film and Television: Critical Essays, edited by Pamela Demory and Christopher Pullen, 1–12. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
ElHage, Alysse. 2017. ‘Five Facts About Today’s Single Fathers.’ Institute for Family Studies. https://ifstudies.org/blog/five-facts-about-todays-single-fathers.
Feasey, Rebecca. 2008. Masculinity and Popular Television. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.
Feasey, Rebecca. 2012. From Happy Homemaker to Desperate Housewives: Motherhood and Popular Television. London: Anthem Press.
Feasey, Rebecca. 2016 Mothers on Mothers: Maternal Readings of Popular Television. London: Peter Lang.
Feasey, Rebecca. 2017a. ‘Television and the Absent Mother: Why Girls and Young Women Struggle to Find the Maternal Role.’ In The Absent Mother in the Cultural Imagination: Missing, Presumed Dead, edited by Berit Åström, 225–240. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Feasey, Rebecca. 2017b. ‘SheZow: Costume Changes and Gender Non-Conformity.’ In Heroes, Heroines, and Everything in Between: Challenging Gender and Sexuality Stereotypes in Children’s Entertainment Media, edited by C. D Reinhard and C. J. Olson. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Feasey, Rebecca. 2019. Infertility and Non-Traditional Family Building: From Assisted Reproduction to Adoption in the Media. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
French, Cameron. 2018. ‘Loneliness of Single Fatherhood Having Tragic Effects.’ Today’s Parent. https://www.todaysparent.com/family/parenting/loneliness-of-single-fatherhood-having-tragic-effects/.
Gingerbread. 2020. ‘Single Parents: Facts and Figures.’ Gingerbread. https://www.gingerbread.org.uk/what-we-do/media-centre/si ngle-parents-facts-figures/.
GOV.UK. 2019. ‘Families and Households.’ GOV.UK. https://www.ethnicity-facts-figures.service.gov.uk/uk-population-by-ethnicity/demographics/families-and-households/latest#ethnic-groups-by-household-type.
Grall, Timothy. 2020. ‘Custodial Mothers and Fathers and Their Child Support: 2015.’ United States Census Bureau. https://www2.census.gov/library/publications/2011/demo/p60-240.pdf.
Hamad, Hannah. 2013. Postfeminism and Paternity in Contemporary US Film: Framing Fatherhood. New York: Routledge.
Kinser, Amber. 2010. Motherhood and Feminism. Berkeley: Seal Press.
Kuo, Patty, and Monique Ward. 2016. ‘Contributions of Television Use to Beliefs About Fathers and Gendered Family Roles Among First-Time Expectant Parents’. Psychology of Men & Masculinity 17(4): 1–14.
Le Vay, Lulu. 2019. Surrogacy and the Reproduction of Normative Family on TV.
Letablier, Marie-Therese, and Karin Wall. 2017. ‘Changing Lone Parenting Patterns: New Challenges for Policy and Research.’ In Lone Parenthood in the Life Course, edited by Laura Bernardi and Dimitri Mortelmans, 29–54. Cham and London: Palgrave Macmillan.
Ludden, Jennifer. 2012. ‘Single Dads by Choice: More Men Going It Alone.’ npr. https://www.npr.org/2012/06/19/154860588/single-dads-by-choice-more-men-going-it-alone.
Momjunction. 2019. ‘How to Be a Good Father: Qualities and Involvement.’ Momjunction. https://www.momjunction.com/articles/how-to-be-a-good-father_00427023/#gref.
Moore, Marvin. 1992. ‘The Family as Portrayed on Prime-Time Television, 1947–1990: Structure and Characteristics.’ Sex Roles 26 (1–2): 41–61.
Newman, Susan. 2012. ‘Single Dads by Choice: Single Gay and Heterosexual Men Choose Fatherhood.’ Psychology Today. https://www.psychologytoday.com/intl/blog/singletons/201207/single-dads-choice?amp.
NGA Law. 2020. The UKs Leading Fertility Lawyers. ‘About Us.’ Accessed February 21, 2020. NGA Law. https://www.ngalaw.co.uk/about-us.
ONS. 2017. ‘Families and Households.’ Office for National Statistics. https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/families/bulletins/familiesandhouseholds/2017.
ONS. 2019. ‘Families and Households.’ Office for National Statistics. https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/families/datasets/familiesandhouseholdsfamiliesandhouseholds.
Parker, Wayne. 2019. ‘Adjusting to Life as a Single Father.’ Verywellfamily. https://www.verywellfamily.com/adjust-to-life-as-a-single-father-1270849.
Rabindrakumar, Sumi. 2018. ‘One in Four: A Profile of Single Parents in the UK.’ Gingerbread. https://www.gingerbread.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/One-in-four-a-profile-of-single-parents-in-the-UK.compressed.pdf.
Robinson, Andrea. 2019. ‘Single Parent Statistics: UK Facts and Figures.’ Single Parents on Holiday. https://singleparentsonholiday.co.uk/single-parent-statistics-new-facts-and-figures/.
Scher, Avichai. 2018. ‘Gay Fathers, Going It Alone.’ New York Times, October 25, 2018. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/25/nyregion/single-gay-fathers-through-surrogacy.html.
Shipley, Diane. 2012. ‘Daddy Issues: Pop Culture’s Pioneering Single Dads.’ bitchmedia. Accessed September 19, 2019. https://www.bitchmedia.org/post/daddy-issues-pop-cultures-pioneering-single-dads.
Sinclair, Neil. 2012. Commando Dad Basic Training: How to Be an Elite Dad or Carer. Summersdale.
Sinclair, Neil. 2014. Commando Dad Advice for Raw Recruits: From Pregnancy to Birth. Yellow Kite.
Sinclair, Neil. 2016. Commando Dad Mission Adventure: Get Active with Your Kid. Vie.
SMC. 2019. ‘Single Mothers by Choice.’ SMC. https://www.singlemothersbychoice.org/
Smith, S.E. 2015. 'I’m Over the Bumbling Single Dad Stereotype.' This Ain’t Livin’ Stillness Is a Lie, My Dear. Accessed September 19, 2019. http://meloukhia.net/2015/08/im_over_the_bumbling_single_dad_stereotype/.
Tessier, Brian. 2010. The Intentional Father: Adventures in Adoptive Single Parenting. Xlibris, Corp.
The Dadventurer. 2017. ‘Where Are All The Stay-At-Home Dads On Film And TV?’ https://thedadventurer.com/sahd/stay-home-dads-film-tv/.
The Good Men Project. 2019. 'About Us.' The Good Men Project. https://goodmenproject.com.
The Lancet: Public Health. 2018. ‘Single Fathers: Neglected, Growing, and Important.’ Lancet Public Health. 3:3, e100.
Träger, Eike. 2017. ‘Symbolic Matricide Gone Awry: On Absent and—Maybe Even Worse—Present Mothers in Horror Movies.’ In The Absent Mother in the Cultural Imagination: Missing, Presumed Dead, edited by Berit Åström, 207–222. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Travel.State.Gov. 2019. ‘Intercountry Adoption.’ U.S Department of State: Bureau of Consular Affairs. https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/Intercountry-Adoption.html.
Tueth, Michael. 2003. ‘Back to the Drawing Board: The Family in Animated Television Comedy.’ In Prime Time Animation: Television Animation and American Culture, edited by Carol Stabile and Mark Harrison, 133–146. London: Routledge.
Turchi, Jennifer, and Laurena Bernabo. 2020. ‘“Mr. Mom” No More: Single-Father Representations on Television in Primetime Drama and Comedies.’ Critical Studies in Media Communication 37 (5): 437-450.
Turchi, Jennifer. 2014. Single Father Families: The Mediating Role of Parents’ Resources, Stress, and Family Environment on Children’s Physical and Emotional Wellbeing (Doctoral dissertation). Iowa Research Online.
TV Tropes. 2019. ‘Single Father.’ TV Tropes. Accessed September 19, 2019. https://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/SingleFather.
Wells, Paul. 1998. Understanding Animation. London: Routledge.
White, Garry. 2018. My Quest to Be A Single Dad: Thirty-Plus Years Trying to Adopt. Enumclaw: Redemption Press.
Williams, Mary Elizabeth. 2012. ‘TV’s 10 Best Single Dads: The “Two and a Half Men” Fiasco Reminds Us That Television Loves a Guy with Kids.’ Salon. https://www.salon.com/2012/11/27/tvs_greatest_single_dads/.
Wiltsher, Mary-Jane. 2019. ‘An Open Letter to All the Single Dads, From a Woman Who Was Raised by One.’ Stylist. https://www.stylist.co.uk/long-reads/fathers-day-single-dads-raising-family-fath er-daughter-relationship-fleabag/272384.
Wolf, Jennifer. 2020. ‘Single Parent Statistics Based on Census Data.’ Verywellfamily. https://www.verywellfamily.com/single-parent-census-data-2997668#citation-2.
Zeigler, Doug. 2018. ‘Are You a Single Father or a Divorced Dad?’ The Good Men Project. https://goodmenproject.com/ethics-values/single-father-divorced-dad-dkz/.