Edited version of “Fourteen’s Good, Eighteen’s Better” and sequel to “Smokes and Lollies”, this is the second part in a planned four part longitudinal study of three young women in Adelaide who reflect on their past and futures as 18 year-olds: one single, another married and expeecting her first baby and the third divorced with two children. Each discusses her teenage years and attitude to marriage, sex and abortion. Suitable for middle and upper secondary and tertiary levels.
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