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Crises of adolescence, teenage pregnancy

Crises of adolescence, teenage pregnancy

impact on adolescent development

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Published by Brunner/Mazel in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teenage pregnancy -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Teenage parents -- Mental health.,
  • Teenagers -- Physiology.,
  • Teenage pregnancy -- Economic aspects.,
  • Adolescent Psychology.,
  • Human Development.,
  • Pregnancy in Adolescence.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementformulated by the Committee on Adolescence, Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry.
    SeriesReport / Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry ;, no. 118, Report (Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry : 1984) ;, no. 118.
    ContributionsGroup for the Advancement of Psychiatry. Committee on Adolescence.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC321 .G7 no. 118, RJ507.A34 .G7 no. 118
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 81 p. ;
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2709656M
    ISBN 100876304277, 0876304269
    LC Control Number86002304

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    Does Media Affect Teen Pregnancy? by Hillary Silvers With the increasing media coverage of television programming, such as MTV’s hit reality television shows Teen Mom and 16 and Pregnant, there appears to be an increased and wide-spread controversy over the benefits or detriments cast upon teenage audiences viewing this type of programming.   Hence the success of some teen pregnancy prevention and parenting programmes, which provide both motivation and means to escape poverty and delay parenthood. 15, 16 Teens may also be motivated by real or perceived changes in the economy: some have argued that the decline in the US teen pregnancy rate over the last decade was a by-product of Cited by:


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