ERIC Number: EJ484709
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Teenage Mothers in Nuclear and Extended Households: Differences by Marital Status and Race/Ethnicity.
Trent, Katherine; Harlan, Sharon L.
Journal of Family Issues, v15 n2 p309-37 Jun 1994
Investigated household arrangements of adolescent mothers. Data from 1980 U.S. Census showed that arrangements varied by marital status, race/ethnicity, age, number of children, and central city residence. Found differences by race/ethnicity in how other variables related to household arrangements. Household arrangements were related to school enrollment, labor force participation, poverty status, and receiving public assistance. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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