ERIC Number: ED060035
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Social and Psychological Characteristics Associated with the Use of Marijuana by College Men.
Haagen, C. Hess
In 1968, a random sample of 70 Wesleyan University juniors participated in a study designed to: 1) determine the extent of drug usage among students; 2) investigate the social and psychological characteristics of users and non- users of marijuana; 3) investigate the attitudes and motivations of persons who had reacted differently to the increasing availability of marijuana. (MS)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Academic Aptitude, Alcoholism, Authoritarianism, College Students, Drug Abuse, Educational Background, Family Characteristics, Grade Point Average, Individualism, Lysergic Acid Diethylamide, Males, Marihuana, Psychological Characteristics, Questionnaires, Religious Differences, Social Characteristics, Student Attitudes, Tobacco, Vocational Interests
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wesleyan Univ., Middletown, CT.