Date of Award
University or Center
Clark Atlanta University(CAU)
Dr. Sandra Taylor
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.
Simon, Alicia Lasha, "Adolescent parenting in the African American community" (1994). ETD Collection for AUC Robert W. Woodruff Library. 2324.