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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 103–125.
Published: 01 February 2009
..., sex, and race) and network measures for structural processes operating on individual, dyadic, and triadic levels. We apply the methods to adolescent friendship networks in 59 U.S. schools from the National Longitudinal Survey of Adolescent Health (Add Health). We model friendship formation...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 27–41.
Published: 01 February 2009
..., the standardized relative body mass index (SRBMI) was moderately correlated (r = .31) with body mass index (BMI) at ages 53–54 and with maximum BMI reported between ages 16 and 30 (r = .48). Overweight adolescents (≥ 90th percentile of SRBMI) were about three times more likely than healthy-weight adolescents (10th...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 671–694.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Margot I. Jackson Abstract The educational and economic consequences of poor health during childhood and adolescence have become increasingly clear, with a resurgence of evidence leading researchers to reconsider the potentially significant contribution of early-life health to population welfare...
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Demography (2006) 43 (3): 447–461.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Susan L. Brown Abstract Using data from Waves 1 and 2 of the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health, I extend prior research on family transitions and adolescent well-being by examining the influence of parental marital and cohabitation transitions on adolescent delinquency, depression...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 437–447.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Greg J. Duncan; Johanne Boisjoly; Kathleen Mullan Harris Abstract We use nationally representative data to calculate correlations in achievement and delinquency between genetically differentiated siblings within a family, between peers as defined by adolescents’ “best friend” nominations, between...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 393–413.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Parental Divorce with Adolescent Depression . Journal of Health and Social Behavior , 37 , 133 – 48 . 10.2307/2137269 Brown , S. ( 2000 ). Child Well-being in Cohabiting Families . In A. Booth , & A. Crouter (Eds.), Just Living Together: Implications of Cohabitation...
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Demography (1986) 23 (3): 329–349.
Published: 01 August 1986
...John O. G. Billy; Nancy S. Landale; Steven D. McLaughlin Abstract The effect of the sequencing of marriage and first birth on marital dissolution among adolescent mothers is investigated. We compare three groups who had a first live birth before age 20: those married before becoming pregnant, those...
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Demography (1986) 23 (2): 217–230.
Published: 01 May 1986
...J. Richard Udry; Luther M. Talbert; Naomi M. Morris Abstract Despite the widespread assumption that hormones stimulate motivation for sexual behavior in adolescence, no published empirical studies have demonstrated this link. In a cross-sectional study of 78 females in the eighth, ninth, and tenth...
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Demography (1990) 27 (2): 207–218.
Published: 01 May 1990
...Elizabeth C. Cooksey Abstract This article examines the effect of family background factors on first premarital pregnancy resolution for adolescents in the United States. Teenage fertility constitutes a sizable percentage of total fertility, and each outcome has a potentially different type...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 323–335.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Joan R. Kahn; Ronald R. Rindfuss; David K. Guilkey Abstract This article analyzes determinants of contraceptive method choices among adolescent women in the United States. By using data from the 1982 National Survey of Family Growth, we examine factors that differentiate users of various methods...
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Demography (1989) 26 (1): 85–98.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Constance A. Nathanson; Young J. Kim Abstract This article disaggregates change in adolescent fertility between 1971 and 1979 into four components: change in marriage patterns, in nonmarital sex, in pregnancy, and in birth. It also assesses quantitatively the relative contribution of each component...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 563–577.
Published: 01 November 1989
... Premarital Pregnancy References Billy, J. O. G., N. S. Landale, W. R. Grady, and D. D. Zimmerle. 1986. Effects of Sexual Activity on Adolescent Social and Psychological Development , Final Report to the Office of Population Affairs, Dept. of Health and Human Services, Grant APR000918-01-1...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 537–557.
Published: 01 November 1990
...: Adolescent Sexuality, Pregnancy and Childbearing (pp. 264 – 293 ). Washington, DC : National Academy Press . Card , J. , & Wise , L. L. ( 1978 ). Teenage Mothers and Teenage Fathers: The Impact of Early Child-bearing on the Parents’ Personal and Professional Lives . Family Planning...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 697–720.
Published: 01 November 2004
... of the timing of first adolescent intercourse that emphasizes the impact of neighborhood structural disadvantage and collective efficacy on early sexual activity (at ages 11 to 16). In turn, we explored the extent to which neighborhood factors account for racial differences in the timing of first intercourse...
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Demography (1977) 14 (1): 103–104.
Published: 01 February 1977
...K. B. Pathak; C. V. S. Prasad Abstract A model to estimate adolescent sterility among married women is presented using the principle of convex combination of two or more probability density functions. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1977 1977 Density Function...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1477–1501.
Published: 12 July 2017
...Brielle Bryan Abstract Previous research has suggested that adolescent peers influence behavior and provide social support during a critical developmental period, but few studies have addressed the antecedents of adolescent social networks. Research on the collateral consequences of incarceration...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 1075–1103.
Published: 18 March 2019
...Cassie McMillan Abstract This study examines the social integration of adolescent immigrants by directly analyzing the composition of their friendship networks. Using statistical network analysis, I first consider whether adolescents are more likely to befriend peers who share their immigrant...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 455–483.
Published: 04 March 2015
... relationship between household income instability, as measured by intrayear income change, and adolescent school behavior outcomes using a nationally representative sample of households with adolescents from the Survey of Income and Program Participation 2004 panel. We find an unfavorable relationship between...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1765–1788.
Published: 30 May 2013
... investigates the effects of different longitudinal patterns of exposure to disadvantaged neighborhoods on the risk of adolescent parenthood. It follows a cohort of children in the PSID from age 4 to 19 and uses novel methods for time-varying exposures that overcome critical limitations of conventional...
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Demography (2020) 57 (6): 2245–2267.
Published: 01 October 2020
... education. The simulated eradication of health problems slightly reduced disparities by parental education in secondary education (up to 10%) but increased disparities in tertiary education (up to 2%). Adolescent health problems and parental education are strong but chiefly independent predictors...
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