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ERIC Number: EJ509613
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
Psychosocial Variables Associated with Teenage Pregnancy.
Morgan, Carole; And Others
Adolescence, v30 n118 p277-89 Sum 1995
Sexually active girls (n=64) at a clinic were surveyed. When those with a history of pregnancy were compared with never-pregnant girls, 2 significant differences were found: girls with pregnancy history had first intercourse at the mean age of 15 instead of 16, and scored higher on the "Powerful Other" Health Locus of Control subscale, a measure of belief in control by others. (JPS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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