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ERIC Number: EJ250872
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Aug
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The Trend toward Delayed Parenthood.
Wilkie, Jane Riblett
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v43 n3 p583-91 Aug 1981
Studied the trend since the 1960s to delay parenthood. Proposes the decreased risk of unwanted conception and birth has made it easier. Suggests increased education and labor-force participation of women had an effect. Timing of first births affects fertility rates, family economics, and relations among generations. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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