father factor

father 'factor'

Psychology A popular term for the ill-defined constellation of components that a father contributes to a person's personality development and psychologic maturation. See Two-parent advantage.
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Esquibel played an integral role in the creation of Father Factor, a Cheyenne-based nonprofit organization with the goal of helping every father be the best he can be.
This analysis indicated significant noninvariance between the mother and father factor solutions, [DELTA][chi square](20) = 298.
The responsible fathering model, with its emphasis on contextual or environmental influences, underscores the importance of the father's relationship with the mother and with his social support network in combination with his own traits and experiences with his own father, which Doherty and colleagues call the internal father factor.
Based on this model, father involvement is an interaction of father factors (e.
Doherty, Kouneski, and Erickson (1998) identify five domains of influence on fathering: contextual factors, child factors, mother factors, the coparental relationship, and father factors.
By asking questions on separate pages, it appears that youth and emerging adults' reports of mother and father factors gain considerably greater independence, allowing more elegant statistical analyses that might be more readily interpreted.
Specifically, we use data from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study-Birth Cohort (ECLS-B) to develop and analyze an innovative measure of couple's cumulative birth risk to assess what factors are associated with whether a recent cohort of parents has subsequent high-risk births, with a particular focus on father factors.
In their ecosystem model of responsible father involvement, Doherty, Erickson and Kounseki (1998) proposed five interrelated factors that influence fathers' attitudes and involvement: co-parenting relationship, mother factors, father factors, contextual factors, and child factors (see also Belsky & Volling, 1987; Parke, 1996).
Drawing upon this conceptual model, we consider the influence of father factors and contextual factors on paternity and father residence with children.
Drawing upon a conceptual model proposed by Doherty, Kouneski, and Erickson (1998), we consider the influence of father factors and contextual factors on responsible fathering in terms of residence with children.
Table 3 summarizes the results for the second set of models, which predicted adolescent behavior at Wave 1 from the latent mother and father factors.
When we conducted similar analyses for the models in Tables 4 and 5, we observed a similar pattern of association, namely slightly larger standardized beta coefficients for the models that included both mother and father factors as predictors.