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Thesis - University Access Only
Master of Science (MS)
psychological aspects of teenage pregnancy, self-esteem in adolescence, body image
In investigating the impact of pregnancy on the adolescent female's perception of herself and her body image, the following questions were addressed:
1. What is the adolescent's perception of her body prior to pregnancy?
2. What is the adolescent's perception of her body during pregnancy?
3. What is the relationship between the adolescent's pregnant body image and her pregnant body image?
4. What is the adolescent's level of self-esteem during pregnancy?
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Teenage pregnancy -- Psychological aspects
Self-esteem in adolescence
Number of Pages
South Dakota State University
Copyright © 1994 Leann Buell. All rights reserved
Buell, Leann W., "An Exploration of the Relationships between Adolescent Pregnancy, Perception of Body Image, and Self-esteem" (1994). Theses and Dissertations. 701.