ERIC Number: EJ602988
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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The First Teenage Pregnancy in the Family: Does It Affect Mothers' Parenting, Attitudes, or Mother-Adolescent Communication?
East, Patricia L.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v61 n2 p306-19 May 1999
Reports on study conducted to understand the consequences of adolescent pregnancy and childbearing on the family. Study reveals changes in attitudes of the mothers of pregnant teens could create prime context for younger siblings to engage in delinquent or sexual behavior. Suggests the whole family participate in an intervention treatment to prevent further teen pregnancies. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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