The Significance of Fathers for Inner-City African-American Teen Mothers

@inproceedings{Chadiha2005TheSO,
  title={The Significance of Fathers for Inner-City African-American Teen Mothers},
  author={Letha A. Chadiha and Sandra K. Danziger},
  year={2005}
}
K E Y WORDS: Adolescent Mothers; Biological Fathers; Family Life. Adolescent birth rates have increased every year since 1987, after remaining rather stable or falling throughout the earlier decades. A recent report cites that there were 62 births to every 1000 women aged 15-19; one-fourth of African-American women had their first birth before they reached… CONTINUE READING