Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 April 2017

296 Pages


ISBN: 9780190633288

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Norms and Social Control around Teen Sex and Pregnancy

Stefanie Mollborn

  • A broad Investigation into the messages on sex teens receive from parents, peers, educators and their community.
  • Explains why the message teens hear about teen sex and pregnancy are ineffective in preventing it.
  • Examines how social norms and social control really work based on the real-world case of teen sexuality.

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