Title

Canadian dads are doing more at home than before the coronavirus pandemic

Keywords

coronavirus, work-life balance, parents, child care, working parents, stay-at-home dads, dads, domestic duties, COVID-19

Abstract

Over the past few months, everyday housework, like cooking and washing dishes, has multiplied and most parents have become responsible for teaching their kids. Given the uneven distribution of these tasks before the pandemic, much of this extra work has fallen squarely on mothers.

Original Publication Citation

Shafer, K., Scheibling, C., & Milkie, M. (2020). “Canadian Dads Are Doing More at Home Than Before the Pandemic.” The Conversation (Canada).

Document Type

Report

Publication Date

2020-07-21

Publisher

The Conversation

Language

English

College

Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Department

Sociology

University Standing at Time of Publication

Associate Professor

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