ERIC Number: EJ302841
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Teenage Pregnancy: A Prospective Study of Self-Esteem and Other Sociodemographic Factors.
Vernon, Mary E. L.; And Others
Pediatrics, v72 n5 p632-35 Nov 1983
Analysis of responses on a self-esteem inventory completed by 858 teenagers revealed no significant association with subsequent pregnancy of 95 of the Ss. Twelve factors were found to be related to pregnancy, including mother's occupation, family's attitude, and dating at an early age. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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