Black Teenage Mothers: Pregnancy and Child Rearing from Their Perspective

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Lexington Books, 1991 - Health & Fitness - 184 pages
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In this ground-breaking book, Constance Williams reveals why, contrary to the adverse outcomes previously attributed to their lot, many black teenage mothers consider their lives enriched by childbearing. Here is a poignant exploration of themeaning of pregnancy and motherhood to young women who, although impoverished, express hope as freely tell their stories and reveal new truths about their attitudes.

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Moynihan and Beyond
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Facts about Teenage Pregnancy
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What We Think about Teenage Pregnancy
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