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Author Corlyon, Judith.

Title Pregnancy and Parenthood : the views and experiences of young people in public care
Published London : National Children''s Bureau, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (228 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; List of tables; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. Relationships with adults; 3. Relationships with peers; 4. Information about relationships, sex and contraception; 5. Future aspirations; 6. Pregnancy and decision making; 7. Parenthood: expectations and preparation; 8. Support for young parents; 9. Support: accommodation and education; 10. Summary and conclusions; References; Appendix A: Research design, methods and sampling; Appendix B: Additional tables; Index
Summary Presents the experiences of pregnant young women in public care and examines how they were prepared and supported once became a parent
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Subject Foster children -- Sexual behavior -- Great Britain.
Foster home care -- Great Britain.
Teenage mothers -- Great Britain.
Teenage pregnancy -- Great Britain.
Teenagers with social disabilities -- Institutional care -- Great Britain.
Teenagers with social disabilities -- Sexual behavior -- Great Britain.
Form Electronic book
Author McGuire, Christine.
ISBN 1907969691