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Pregnancy, William Dudley, book editor

Label
Pregnancy
Title
Pregnancy
Statement of responsibility
William Dudley, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the risks for teens who engage in sex, including pregnancy. Also discusses options available for dealing with and preventing teenage pregnancy such as adoption, parenthood, and various methods of birth control
Member of
Summary
Discusses the available options for pregnant teenagers, including abortion, adoption, and parenthood from a variety of viewpoints, and address such issues as teenagers who choose to get pregnant and parental involvement
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
242741
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
618.2/4/0835
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RG556.5
LC item number
.P72 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Teen decisions
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Pregnancy, William Dudley, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Choice or accident?: Questions about sex and pregnancy / Portsmouth Better Beginnings Coalition -- Birth control options / Gary L. Hansen and William W. Mallory -- Pregnant on purpose / Allison Bell -- Christine's story / Jeanne Marie Laskas -- Point of contention: Is pregnancy a responsible choice for some teens? / Kathleen Sylvester and Kim Phillips-Fein -- Decisions concerning pregnancy: Three basic options for pregnant women / Planned Parenthood of Houston and Southeast Texas -- Telling your parents / Melissa DeMeo -- Coping with stress and taking control of your future / Katherine A. Kelley -- Nine months of hiding / Katherine DeStefano -- Abortion: Abortion-Controversial solution to unwanted pregnancies / David M. O'Brien -- Some advice for teens on obtaining abortions / Planned Parenthood Teenwire -- Some reasons to decide against abortion / Monnica Terwilliger -- Why I had an abortion / Beth Dawes -- Abortion destroyed my life / Sally Robinson -- Adoption: Adoption is a viable alternative to abortion or teen parenthood / Jeanne Warren Lindsay -- Information on adoption for birth mothers / Debra G. Smith -- Pregnant teen chooses adoption / Britanny, as told to Elizabeth Karlsberg -- Birth mother regrets her decision / Mary Medlin -- Joys and sorrows of giving up my baby / Jennifer Friedhoff -- Parenthood: Financial and other responsibilities of parents / Anna Runkle -- Many challenges of parenthood / Gail B. Stewart -- Weighing marriage and single parenthood / Kristi Collier -- Two profiles of teen parents / Francesca Delbanco and Heather S. Keets -- Point of contention: Is marriage the best choice for teen parents? / Maggie Gallagher and Melissa Ludtke -- Organizations and websites -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
1395822
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9780737704921
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00032162
Other physical details
ill
Stock number
925818
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44420698
  • (OCoLC)44420698
Label
Pregnancy, William Dudley, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Choice or accident?: Questions about sex and pregnancy / Portsmouth Better Beginnings Coalition -- Birth control options / Gary L. Hansen and William W. Mallory -- Pregnant on purpose / Allison Bell -- Christine's story / Jeanne Marie Laskas -- Point of contention: Is pregnancy a responsible choice for some teens? / Kathleen Sylvester and Kim Phillips-Fein -- Decisions concerning pregnancy: Three basic options for pregnant women / Planned Parenthood of Houston and Southeast Texas -- Telling your parents / Melissa DeMeo -- Coping with stress and taking control of your future / Katherine A. Kelley -- Nine months of hiding / Katherine DeStefano -- Abortion: Abortion-Controversial solution to unwanted pregnancies / David M. O'Brien -- Some advice for teens on obtaining abortions / Planned Parenthood Teenwire -- Some reasons to decide against abortion / Monnica Terwilliger -- Why I had an abortion / Beth Dawes -- Abortion destroyed my life / Sally Robinson -- Adoption: Adoption is a viable alternative to abortion or teen parenthood / Jeanne Warren Lindsay -- Information on adoption for birth mothers / Debra G. Smith -- Pregnant teen chooses adoption / Britanny, as told to Elizabeth Karlsberg -- Birth mother regrets her decision / Mary Medlin -- Joys and sorrows of giving up my baby / Jennifer Friedhoff -- Parenthood: Financial and other responsibilities of parents / Anna Runkle -- Many challenges of parenthood / Gail B. Stewart -- Weighing marriage and single parenthood / Kristi Collier -- Two profiles of teen parents / Francesca Delbanco and Heather S. Keets -- Point of contention: Is marriage the best choice for teen parents? / Maggie Gallagher and Melissa Ludtke -- Organizations and websites -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
1395822
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9780737704921
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00032162
Other physical details
ill
Stock number
925818
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44420698
  • (OCoLC)44420698

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