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Gender Differences in Adult Perspectives on Adolescent Reproductive Behaviors: Evidence from Lomé, Togo

Citation

Speizer, Ilene S.; Mullen, Stephanie A.; & Amégee, Kodjopatapa (2001). Gender Differences in Adult Perspectives on Adolescent Reproductive Behaviors: Evidence from Lomé, Togo. International Family Planning Perspectives, 27(4), 178-85.

Abstract

Examines the gender differences of adult perspectives on adolescent sexual risk taking in Lomé, Togo. Influence of the family on the values and aspirations of young people from an early age; Implication of the conservative attitudes of women as a primary source of reproductive health information; Importance of family interaction on the sexual risk-taking of adolescents.

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

International Family Planning Perspectives

Author(s)

Speizer, Ilene S.
Mullen, Stephanie A.
Amégee, Kodjopatapa

Year Published

2001

Volume Number

27

Issue Number

4

Pages

178-85

Reference ID

5478