ERIC Number: ED217986
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Research on Adolescent Pregnancy. Matrix No. 38, Part Two.
Smith, James F.
This paper reviews research studies conducted during 1970-1980 in the area of adolescent pregnancy. Research information is presented in a column format: column 1 provides the research findings, column 2 supplies the sources of findings, and column 3 provides interpretations of the findings. In addition, findings are organized around 11 separate areas of research interest: adolescent growth and development, intervention, program models, program evaluation, program effects, economic and social implications of adolescent pregnancy, effects on mother and infant, academic outcomes for the mother and infant, and medical, health, and nutritional concerns. For each of the above areas a bibliography for further reading is attached. (MP)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adolescent Development, Child Rearing, Health, High School Equivalency Programs, Intervention, Medical Services, Nutrition, Pregnancy, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Secondary Education, Social Problems, Socioeconomic Status
Administration for Children, Youth, and Families, Office for Families, P.O. Box 1182, Washington, DC 20013 (no price quoted).
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Adolescent Parents; Parenting
Note: Paper presented at the Research Forum on Children and Youth (Washington, DC, May 18-19, 1981). For related documents, see ED 213 518-526, ED 214 631-639, and PS 012 895-900.