Children Having Children

Land, Helen
March 1987
Society;Mar/Apr87, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p36
Academic Journal
Comments on the paper "The Unfinished Business of Welfare Reform," by Neil Gilbert, which centered on proposals for addressing the burden of teenage parenting in the U.S. in the 1980s. Concerns raised on the unidimensionality that characterizes the analysis of problem evolution and resolution; Influence of ethnic and cultural variations on adolescent family life; Disadvantages of the concept of removing the teenage mother and her infant from their home to a residential facility.


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