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ERIC Number: EJ634395
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
Race Differences in Family Experience and Early Sexual Initiation: Dynamic Models of Family Structure and Family Change.
Wu, Lawrence L.; Thomson, Elizabeth
Journal of Marriage and Family, v63 n3 p682-96 Aug 2001
Examines the effects of family structure on age at first sexual intercourse before marriage for a recent cohort of women. For neither White nor Black women are results consistent with hypotheses positing earlier initiation of sexual activity for women with prolonged exposure to a single-mother or father-absent family. (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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