ERIC Number: EJ456684
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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The Effects of Attitudes on Teenage Premarital Pregnancy and Its Resolution.
Plotnick, Robert D.
American Sociological Review, v57 n6 p800-11 Dec 1992
Studies the influence of self-esteem, locus of control, attitudes toward women's family roles, attitudes toward school, educational aspirations, and religiosity on the probability of teenage premarital pregnancy and its resolution. Results for 1,142 white adolescent girls show that self-esteem and attitudes toward schooling and family roles were substantively important. (JB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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