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ERIC Number: EJ459035
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
Female Adolescent Contraceptive Decision Making and Risk Taking.
Johnson, Sharon A.; Green, Vicki
Adolescence, v28 n109 p81-96 Spr 1993
Findings from 60 sexually active, unmarried females, ages 14 through 18, revealed that cognitive capacity and cognitive egocentrism variables as well as age, grade, and ethnic status significantly predicted 6 of 7 decision-making variables in contraceptive use model. One cognitive capacity variable and one sexual contraceptive behavior variable significantly predicted "sensible" use of contraceptives. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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