Date of Award

4-1-1991

Degree Type

Thesis

University or Center

Clark Atlanta University(CAU)

School

School of Social Work

Degree Name

M.S.W.

Department

Social Work and Public Health

First Advisor

Dr. Mamie Darlington

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship of self-esteem to teen pregnancy. The Hudson’s self-esteem scale was administered to 13 female students at St. Luke’s Area Ill Learning Center. These students were either pregnant or were teen parents. The findings were that 38.5 percent of the students have high self-esteem, 46.1 percent have moderate self-esteem and 15.4 percent have low self-esteem.

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