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ERIC Number: EJ432351
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
Familial Correlates of Sexually Active Pregnant and Nonpregnant Adolescents.
Barnett, Jawanda K.; And Others
Adolescence, v26 n102 p457-72 Sum 1991
Examined relationship of familial, demographic, and individual characteristics to pregnancy probability among 124 sexually active adolescent females. Found pregnancy was function of combination of demographic and familial variables. Pregnant adolescents perceived families as having low strength and closed communication, came from homes with fragmentation and low-income, were unlikely to use birth control and more likely to be married. (Author/PVV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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