ERIC Number: EJ350250
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Minors' Competence to Consent to Abortion.
Lewis, Catherine C.
American Psychologist, v42 n1 p84-88 Jan 1987
Reviews psychological evidence regarding minors' competence to consent to abortion. Covers the following topics: (1) the source and nature of advice regarding the abortion decision; (2) conformity to peer and parent advice; (3) the developmental tasks of adolescence; and (4) reasoning skills. (Author/LHW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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