Abstinence Vs. Condom Distribution in Schools
This paper looks at abstinence programs and the distribution of condoms in schools.
# 74331 | 1,808 words | 9 sources | MLA | 2004 |
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in Child, Youth Issues (Teen, Adult Issues) , Hot Topics (Birth Control) , Sociology (General) , Medical and Health (General) , Gender and Sexuality (General)
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This paper looks at abstinence programs and the distribution of condoms in schools as ways to prevent teen pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases such as HIV/AIDS. It looks at various opinions on both sides of the argument and comes out in favor of condom distribution because abstinence-only programs do not work.
From the Paper:"There is an ongoing debate about what to teach in sex education in schools and whether to promote abstinence or to distribute condoms. Part of the debate centers around who should be responsible for such decisions, the parents or the teachers. Opinions vary greatly from state to state and from school to school within states. This lack of consensus of opinion makes it harder on students because they do not know whose advice to follow when they hear conflicting sides of the story. The one thing both ... "
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