I was extremely offended by Dr. Glenn Austin's article (June 1990)"Whatever happened to mother at home." Not once in his entire lengthly tirade was the father mentioned. In my opinion if the AAP wants to endorse social dogma, they should at least ascribe 50 percent of parental responsibility to the male. On the subject of males, what on earth gives him any credence as a male to discuss what most women want? Last time I looked, I was a female, and I never felt an urge to be home with my kids full time.

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