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Social awakening : adolescent behavior as adulthood aproaches
Michael, Robert T.
Publication Information:
New York : Russell Sage Foundation, [2001]

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viii, 420 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Based on a conference held at the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, Nov. 18-19, 1999. The conference was co-sponsored by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research.
A lens on adolescence : the 1997 National Longitudinal Survey of Youth / Robert T. Michael -- The effect of family structure on youth outcomes in the NLSY97 / Charles R. Pierret -- Patterns of nonresident-father involvement / Laura M. Argys, H. Elizabeth Peters -- Parental regulation and adolescent discretionary time-use decisions : findings from the NLSY97 / Robin L. Tepper -- Family environment and adolescent sexual debut in alternative household structures / Mignon R. Moore -- Exploring determinants of adolescents' early sexual behavior / Robert T. Michael, Courtney Bickert -- Body weight and the dating and sexual behaviors of young adolescents / John Cawley -- Adolescents' expectations regarding birth outcomes : a comparison of the NLSY79 and NLSY97 cohorts / James R. Walker -- Who are the youth "at risk"? expectations evidence in the NLSY97 / Jeff Dominitz, Charles F. Manski, Baruch Fischhoff -- Food stamp program participation and health : estimates from the NLSY97 / Diane Gibson -- What determines adolescent demand for alcohol and marijuana? A comparison of findings from the NLSY79 and the NLSY97 / Pinka Chatterji -- Changes in gender and racial gaps in adolescent antisocial behavior : the NLSY97 versus the NLSY79 / Yasuyo Abe -- City kids and country cousins : rural and urban youths, deviance, and labor market ties / L. Susan Williams.
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