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ERIC Number: EJ500788
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-1077-727X
Pregnancy Status, Self-Esteem and Ethnicity: Some Relationships in a Sample of Adolescents.
Smith, Delores E.; And Others
Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, v23 n2 p183-97 Dec 1994
Self-esteem measures were administered to 100 pregnant/parenting or never-pregnant adolescents; 41 were African American and 59 European American. Self-esteem was associated with pregnancy for the latter but not the former. Never-pregnant European American girls scored significantly higher than pregnant/parenting European Americans on 10 of 12 self-esteem measures. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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