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Adolescent pregnancy and parenthood

an annotated guide

by Ann Creighton Zollar

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Teenage parents -- United States -- Bibliography,
    • Teenagers -- United States -- Sexual behavior -- Bibliography,
    • Teenage pregnancy -- United States -- Bibliography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementAnn Creighton-Zollar.
      SeriesReference books on family issues ;, vol. 16, Garland reference library of social science ;, vol. 523, Reference books on family issues ;, v. 16., Garland reference library of social science ;, v. 523.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7164.Y8 Z64 1990, HQ759.64 Z64 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 244 p. ;
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2203772M
      ISBN 100824042956
      LC Control Number89025596

      Code Book for Adolescent Personal and Social Inventory and Idealization of Pregnancy and Parenthood Scale iv ABSTRACT This study investigated the social support network of pregnant (n=10) and parenting (n=22) teens recruited through local . Teenage parenthood has been a highly visible social problem in America for the past several decades (Furstenberg, ). Sixty-eight percentage of a recent sample of adults thought that teen pregnancy was "a major problem facing our country" (Race, Ethnicity and Medical Care Survey, ), despite falling rates of teenage pregnancy in recent years.

      Sex education, when done right, can transform people’s lives and society at large. Quality sex education taught by trained educators covers a wide range of topics, including relationships, decision making, condom negotiation, gender identity, body image, birth control, and sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The debate of teenage pregnancy and parenthood continues to be a topical media and political issue, and a contested policy area. Covering the controversial issues, this book contributes to the debate, filling the gap in the current market. The strong chapter selection looks at areas such as.

      pregnancy and parenthood and complete their high school education. The report also provides examples of strategies for connecting efforts to prevent teen pregnancy and improve educational attainment that educa-tion, health, and community leaders around the country might find helpful as they work to reduce teen preg-.   Holgate, Helen S., Roy Evans, and Francis K. O. Yuen. Teenage Pregnancy and Parenthood: Global Perspectives, Issues and Interventions. New York: Routledge, E-mail Citation» Teenage pregnancy and parenting, especially at a young age, is typically viewed as personally and socially undesirable.


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Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood provides a comprehensive, unparalleled insight into the UK Government’s highly successful Teenage Pregnancy Strategy (TPS) for England which reduced the under pregnancy rate by well over 50%, and considers how the lessons from this policy can be applied internationally.

This important book captures and shares the lessons from the. Adolescent pregnancy and parenting: Controversies of the past and lessons for the her Lecture presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Adolescent Medicine, Chicago.

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Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood provides a comprehensive, unparalleled insight into the UK Government’s highly successful Teenage Pregnancy Strategy (TPS) for England which reduced the under pregnancy rate by well over 50%, and considers how the lessons from this policy can be applied internationally.

This important book captures and shares the lessons from the Reviews: 1. Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people worldwide. Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. is a registered (c)(3) nonprofit under EIN Donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable under the law.

Likelihood of teen pregnancy is influenced by many factors: individual goals, societal pressure, family values, pubertal timing, age at first intercourse, risk-taking behaviors, and knowledge of contraceptive choices, among others. 1 Although the United States has higher rates of births to teen mothers than most other industrialized nations.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: The debate of teenage pregnancy and parenthood continues to be a topical media and political issue, and a contested policy area. Covering the controversial issues, this book contributes to the debate, filling the gap in the current market.

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According to The Urban Child Institute, adolescent parenting is one of the major risk factors associated with early childhood development. In addition to its other effects, teen parenting is likely to hinder a child’s social and emotional wellbeing.

Pregnancy can also happen if semen gets on a vulva or near the vagina (like if you had wet semen on your fingers and touched a vagina). So if you’re having vaginal sex — or think you might have sex sometime soon — use birth control (like condoms, an IUD, or the pill) if you want to prevent pregnancy.

Birth control is the best way to avoid. Summary: Overview of teenage pregnancy in the U.S., including characteristics of teen parents, clinical evaluation, patient management, pregnancy outcomes, and prevention. Source Elfenbein DS, Felice ME: Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenthood.

Teenage pregnancy and parenthood as a social problem Question – To what extent should we regard the efforts of recent governments to reduce teenage pregnancy and early parenthood as successful.

* Source 1 Williams-Wheeler, D. The unplanned pregnancy book for teens and college students, Virginia Beach, VA: Sparkledoll Productions. The debate of teenage pregnancy and parenthood continues to be a topical media and political issue, and a contested policy area.

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The Teenage Brain: A Neuroscientist’s Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults Drawing on her research knowledge and clinical experience, internationally respected neurologist—and mother of two boys—Frances E. Jensen, M.D., offers a revolutionary look at the science of the adolescent brain, providing remarkable insights that.

Adolescent pregnancy and parenthood are increasingly common today and pose many problems for both the individual persons involved and society as a whole.

For programs to address these issues successfully, factors associated with unintended pregnancy and resulting parenthood must first be identified and understood. This paper is a review of. Singh S, Darroch JE. Adolescent pregnancy and childbearing: levels and trends in developed countries.

Fam Plann Perspect. ;32(1) National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, Counting It Up: The Public Costs of Teen Childbearing Accessed Perper K, Peterson K, Manlove J. Diploma Attainment Among Teen.reduce teen pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections (STI), and/or HIV among program participants.

However, when working with pregnant and parenting teen mothers and fathers, preventing (or delaying) subsequent pregnancies and reducing STIs/HIV is usually one of many goals, as pregnant and parenting teens typically have multiple, unique needs.Keywords: Unplanned parenthood, socio-economic consequences,Adolescent, Childbearing,Nigeria.

Introduction Adolescent parenthood is described as underage girl (usually within the ages of ) becoming pregnant or already raising a child or children, the term in everyday speech usually refers to women who have not reached.