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Scaramella, L. V., Conger, R. D., Simons, R. L., and Whitbeck, L. B. (1998). Predicting risk for pregnancy by late adolescence: A social contextual perspective. Developmental Psychology, 34(6), 1233–1245.

Secrest, L. A., Lassiter, S. L., Armistead, L. P., Wyckoff, S. C., Johnson, J., Williams, W. B., et al. (2004). The Parents Matter! Program: Building a successful investigator-community partnership. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 13(1), 35–45.

Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States. (2000). Families are talking: Adolescents would prefer parents as primary sexuality educators (a special supplement to the SIECUS report).

Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States. (2002). Innovative approaches to increase parent-child communication about sexuality: Their impact and examples from the field. New York, NY: Author.

Simpson A. R. (2001). Raising teens: A synthesis of research and a foundation for action. Boston: Harvard School of Public Health.

Tubman, J. G., Windle, M., & Windle, R. C. (1996). The onset and cross-temporal patterning of sexual intercourse in middle adolescence: Prospective relations with behavioral and emotional problems. Child Development, 67(2), 327–343.

Whitaker, D. J. & Miller, K. S. (2000). Parent-adolescent discussions about sex and condoms: Impact on peer influences of sexual risk behavior. Journal of Adolescent Research, 15, 251–253.

Whitaker, D. J., Miller K. S., & Clark L. F. (2000). Reconceptualizing adolescent sexual behavior: beyond did they or didn’t they? Family Planning Perspectives, 32(3):111–117.

Whitaker, D. J., Miller, K. S., May, D. C., & Levin, M. L. (1999). Teenage partners’ communication about sexual risk and condom use: Importance of parent-teenager communication. Family Planning Perspective, 31(3), 117–121.

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