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ERIC Number: EJ438887
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0197-6664
Factors Associated with Releasing for Adoption among Adolescent Mothers.
Donnelly, Brenda W.; Voydanoff, Patricia
Family Relations, v40 n4 p404-10 Oct 1991
Examined relative importance of demographic characteristics, perceived alternatives to early childbearing, attitudes toward adoption and expectations regarding pregnancy, and relationships and experiences in adolescent mothers' (n=177) decisions to keep or release their child for adoption. Results indicated demographic characteristics and perceived alternatives to early childbearing were strongest discriminators between those who kept and those who released child for adoption. (ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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