Adolescent parenting in the African American community, 1994

Collection:
Atlanta University and Clark Atlanta University Theses and Dissertations
Title:
Adolescent parenting in the African American community, 1994
Creator:
Simon, Alicia Lasha
Contributor to Resource:
Taylor, Sandra E.
Date of Original:
1994-05-01
Subject:
Degrees, Academic
Dissertations, Academic
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
dissertations
theses
Type:
Text
Format:
application/pdf
Description:
Degree Type: thesis
Degree Name: Master of Arts (MA)
Date of Degree: 1994
Granting Institution: Clark Atlanta University
Department/ School: Sociology
This thesis examines the trends in the societal factors that influence adolescent parenting in the African American community. Analysis of the existing with a decline of societal intervention and involvement, particularly during the late teen years. Post analytical conclusions suggest an urgent need for familial guidance and community-based programs beginning with preteen adolescents. Additional investigation is warranted due to the lack of data provided on African American adolescent fathers, and other societal factors that influence African American adolescent mothers.
Metadata URL:
http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12322/cau.td:1994_simon_alicia_l
Language:
eng
Holding Institution:
Clark Atlanta University
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