ERIC Number: EJ451207
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Developmental Profiles of Adolescents and Young Adults Choosing Abortion: Stage Sequence, Decalage, and Implications for Policy.
Foster, Victoria; Sprinthall, Norman A.
Adolescence, v27 n107 p655-73 Fall 1992
Administered Washington University Sentence Completion Test, Rest Defining Issues Test, and moral judgment interview of reasons for choosing abortion to unmarried females (ages 12-14, 17-19, 23-25). Found clear developmental differences between youngest and two older groups on ego development and principled moral reasoning; no major differences across groups on level of reasoning which directly assessed abortion decision. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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