ERIC Number: EJ512986
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Modern Day Pandoras: The Personal, Social, and Economic Costs of Teenage Pregnancy.
Journal of Children and Poverty, v1 n2 p17-41 Sum 1995
Examines the problem of teen pregnancy and parenthood from the perspectives of the economic, educational, health, and social problems it brings. The paper describes the scope of this problem, the individual characteristics of women at risk for teenage pregnancy, and its consequences to both the women and society. Possible incentives for young women to delay pregnancy are explored. (GR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal availability: Institute of Children and Poverty, A Division of Homes for the Homeless, Inc., 36 Cooper Sq., 6th Floor, New York, NY 10003.