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Redefining Masculinity in Grandfatherhood

As men age and disengage from many of their societal roles, grandfatherhood presents a new set of dilemmas and opportunities.  This study examines how grandfatherhood is understood in the context of contact frequency, participation in activities, and commitment as well as changing social constructions of masculinity throughout the life course.