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ERIC Number: EJ412935
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
Sexual Decision Making in Young Black Adolescent Females.
Pete, Joanette M.; DeSantis, Lydia
Adolescence, v25 n97 p145-54 Spr 1990
Interviewed 5 14-year-old Black pregnant or recently delivered girls. Found 4 key and several supporting factors that influenced girls' decisions to begin sexual activity and to maintain their pregnancy: attempt to establish a relationship based on trust, belief in invulnerability to become pregnant, family structure, and beliefs about alternatives available to pregnant women. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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