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Fathers Taking More Active Role in Raising Children

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Fathers Taking More Active Role in Raising Children

Fathers Taking More Active Role in Raising Children

Fathers Taking More Active Role in Raising Children

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An increasing number of men are trading in briefcases for bibs. It's a bit of a cultural evolution, as more and more fathers find that they enjoy being involved as parents. And the younger the children are when they bond, the stronger the relationship. NPR's Susan Stamberg talks with reporter Bonnie Erbe, who studies family matters.