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ERIC Number: EJ574916
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
Competitive Parenting: The Culture of Teen Mothers.
Higginson, Joanna Gregson
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v60 n1 p135-49 Feb 1998
The competitive culture of adolescent mothers and the sociodemographic characteristics that explain the formation and diffusion of this culture are examined. Data were gathered during a 3-year participant-observation study of mothers enrolled in a high school program for adolescent parents. Implications of findings for counseling and for policy are discussed. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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