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ERIC Number: EJ289403
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Social Determinants of Age at First Birth.
Rindfuss, Ronald R.; St. John, Craig
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v45 n3 p553-65 Aug 1983
Explores the social determinants of the timing of the first birth in a nationwide sample of 6,752 women. Results showed education at marriage is the most important predictor. Although a few social determinants (i.e., race and religion) have a direct effect, most affect age at first birth through education. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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