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Ryerson University
SOC 603
Steve Joyce

PRIMARY CAREGIVING FATHERS PERCEPTIONS OF LEISURERebecca J Hall BS Thesis Prepared for the Degree of MASTER OF SCIENCEUNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXASMay 2004 APPROVEDLaura Valerius Major ProfessorJohn Collins Jr Committee MemberJan Hodges Committee MemberArminta Jacobson Committee MemberJeff Goodwin Chair of the Department of Kinesiology Health Promotion and RecreationM Jean Keller Dean of the College of EducationSandra L Terrell Interim Dean of the Robert B Toulouse School of Graduate StudiesUMI Number1419732 UMI Microform1419732Copyright 2004 by ProQuest Information and Learning Company All rights reservedThis microform edition is protected against unauthorized copying under Title 17 United States CodeProQuest Information and Learning Company 300 North Zeeb Road PO Box 1346Ann Arbor MI 481061346 Hall Rebecca Primary Caregiving Fathers Perceptions of Leisure Master of Science Kinesiology May 2004 100 pp 8 tables references 36 titles The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact the primary caregiving role had on mens perceptions of leisure The Assessment of Leisure and Recreation Involvement Ragheb 2002 was used to examine mens leisure Twentyfive stayathome dad groups were solicited via email 81 men submitted usable responses to an online survey Respondents considered themselves the primary caregiver for children in the household and at least one child was younger than 12 Descriptive data were collected about the experience of being a primary caregiving father demographics and how the caregiving role affects the mens perceptions of leisure Caregiving fathers in the sample resembled the perceptions of many primary caregiving mothers Perhaps the caregiving role rather than gender is a more distinct variable explaining perceptions of leisure by parents
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