ERIC Number: EJ572353
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
The Adolescent Family Life Program and Adoption Research.
Kring, Thomas C.
Adoption Quarterly, v2 n1 p47-54 1998
Describes the Adolescent Family Life Program, which develops and tests approaches that encourage adoption as an alternative to abortion for pregnant teens. Notes that both abortion and adoption rates have dropped since the program was instituted in 1981; maintains that additional research is needed into factors associated with adoption. Discusses Office of Population Affairs' search for creative research proposals. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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