Values Said Key Factor in Teen-Age Pregnancy

Goldberg, Kirsten
January 1987
Education Week;1/21/1987, Vol. 6 Issue 17, p5
The article reports on a study concerning teenage pregnancy in the U.S. This statistical analysis is one of the first major studies to look specifically at the role values play in early childbearing. The study concluded that values have a strong impact on the decisions that lead to childbearing but that sex education and birth-control knowledge have no effect.


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