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Title Teenage pregnancy : opposing viewpoints / Auriana Ojeda, book editor.

Imprint San Diego, [Calif.] : Greenhaven Press, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  362.8392 T229p 2003    ---  Available
Description 192 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 186-187) and index.
Contents Teenage pregnancy is a serious problem / Kristin A. Moore and Barbara W. Sugland -- The media exaggerate the problem of teenage pregnancy / Janine Jackson -- Teenagers can make good parents / Jasmine Miller -- Teenage parents face daunting challenges / Lisa W. -- Older men contribute to teenage pregnancy / Linda Valdez, Ellen Goodman -- Older men may not contribute to teenage pregnancy / Laura Duberstein Lindberg ... [et al.] -- Sexual abuse contributes to teenage pregnancy / Jacqueline L. Stock ... [et al.] -- Poor life circumstances contribute to teenage pregnancy / Richard T. Cooper -- A lack of accurate sex information contributes to teenage pregnancy / Jo Ann Wentzel -- Abortion is an option for pregnant teenagers / Elisabeth Pruden -- Abortion should not be an option for pregnant teenagers / Liz Kleemeier -- Adoption is an option for pregnant teenagers / Rebecca Lanning -- Adoption may not be an option for pregnant teenagers / Katha Pollitt -- Abstinence-only sex education can reduce teenage pregnancy / Lakita Garth -- Abstinence-only sex education cannot reduce teenage pregnancy / National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League -- Traditional sex education can reduce teenage pregnancy / Planned Parenthood Federation of America -- Welfare reform may reduce teenage pregnancy / Isabel V. Sawhill -- Welfare benefits do not reduce teenage pregnancy / Kathleen Sylvester -- Male involvement programs can reduce teenage pregnancy / Kristen A. Moore, Anne K. Driscoll, and Theodora Ooms.
Subject Teenage mothers.
Teenage pregnancy.
Teenage fathers.
Added Author Ojeda, Auriana, 1977-
ISBN 0737712449 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
0737712430 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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