ERIC Number: EJ254458
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Contraceptive Embarrassment and Contraceptive Behavior among Young Single Women.
Herold, Edward S.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v10 n3 p233-42 Jun 1981
This paper determined factors predictive of contraceptive embarrassment, and the relationship of contraceptive embarrassment to contraceptive use among young unmarried females. The most important predictors found were parental attitude to premarital intercourse and sexual guilt. The embarrassment scale had significant correlations with contraceptive use. (Author/GK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A