Parenting predictors of father-child attachment security: Interactive effects of father involvement and fathering quality.

@article{Brown2007ParentingPO,
  title={Parenting predictors of father-child attachment security: Interactive effects of father involvement and fathering quality.},
  author={Geoffrey L. Brown and B. McBride and Nana Shin and K. Bost},
  journal={Fathering: A Journal of Theory, Research, and Practice About Men As Fathers},
  year={2007},
  volume={5},
  pages={197-219}
}
This study examined the parenting predictors of father-child attachment security in early childhood. Results suggest that multiple dimensions of fathers’ parenting quality moderated the associations between father involvement, in its original content-free sense, and father-child attachment. Specifically, father involvement was generally unrelated to attachment security when fathers engaged in high-quality parenting behavior, but associated with lower levels of attachment security when fathers… Expand
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