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ERIC Number: EJ444110
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
Sibling Differences in Adolescent Sexual Behavior: Inferring Process Models from Family Composition Patterns.
Rodgers, Joseph Lee; And Others
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v54 n1 p142-52 Feb 1992
Noting that previous research showed younger siblings systematically more sexually active at given age than older siblings, used national data to explore relationship between sibling birth order and sexual behavior. Testing of process-oriented models revealed very slight support for opportunity model for white older sisters and white younger brothers. Stronger support for maturational interpretation was obtained. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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