TITLE

Black and White, Unwed All Over

PUB. DATE
November 1981
SOURCE
Time;11/9/1981, Vol. 118 Issue 19, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the growing number of illegitimate births in the U.S. It notes that 17% of babies in the nation are born out of wedlock and that African American teenagers account for more than half of all illegitimate births, while nearly a third of the babies born to white Americans. It also states that many women in the U.S. are giving birth out of wedlock because of more sex among younger people in a pleasure-oriented society.
ACCESSION #
54221768

 

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