Precocious fathers.

  title={Precocious fathers.},
  author={Felton Earls and Ben Siegel},
  journal={The American journal of orthopsychiatry},
  volume={50 3},
Based on available evidence, it appears reasonable to assume that the psychological and social consequences of becoming a father during adolescence are the same as those more traditionally associated with adolescent motherhood. Guidelines for research to enhance knowledge of this important but relatively neglected area are outlined.