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Title Birth control / Roman Espejo, book editor.

Published Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson TB  304.666 BIRT    AVAILABLE
Physical description 119 pages : colour illustrations, colour map ; 24 cm.
Series Issues that concern you.
Issues that concern you.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-112) and index.
Contents Many young adults are unknowledgeable about birth control -- Abstinence-only education does not teach the effective use of birth control -- Parents must provide guidance about sex and birth control -- Clinics and schools can help improve birth control services -- Requiring parental consent for birth control threatens teens' sexual health -- Not requiring parental consent for birth control places youths at risk -- Teens must use birth control in serious relationships -- Teens use condoms more consistently than adults do -- Teens who do not use condoms fear disapproval from partners -- Morning after pills should be accessible to teens -- Morning-after pills should be accessible to teens -- Intrauterine devices are underused by adolescent girls.
Summary Contains twelve articles that provide a variety of perspectives on issues related to birth control, discussing the role of birth control in sex education programs, birth control access and restrictions, and more.
Other author Espejo, Roman, 1977-
Subject Birth control.
Teenagers -- Sexual behavior.
Sex instruction.
ISBN 9780737756890 (hardcover)
0737756896 (hardcover)