, Volume 51, Issue 3, pp 282–287 | Cite as

The Not-So-Good News about Teenage Pregnancy

Social Science and Public Policy


Foster Care Teen Pregnancy Young Mother Unplanned Pregnancy Sexual Initiation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Social WorkUniversity of South CarolinaColumbiaUSA

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