Educational outcomes of children with absent- fathers: an examination of children with deceased fathers and children with fathers absent for other reasons compared with children with fathers present in a two-parent home

@inproceedings{Ward2008EducationalOO,
  title={Educational outcomes of children with absent- fathers: an examination of children with deceased fathers and children with fathers absent for other reasons compared with children with fathers present in a two-parent home},
  author={Brandie Marie Ward},
  year={2008}
}
The purpose of this study was to examine the differences in educational outcomes for children with fathers absent due to death and those absent for other reasons. The nationally representative Adolescent Health data set was used to select 70 children with deceased fathers, 70 children with fathers who are alive but not living in the home, and 70 children with fathers residing in the home. Demographic variables and educational outcome variables were utilized from waves I and III; correlation and… Expand

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