ERIC Number: EJ485362
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Alcohol Expectancy Theory and the Identification of High-Risk Adolescents.
Smith, Gregory T.; Goldman, Mark S.
Journal of Research on Adolescence, v4 n2 p229-48 1994
A 3-year study of 203 nondrinking seventh and eighth graders found that 52% had becomes drinkers by tenth or eleventh grade, and that 28% reported getting drunk at least 2 to 4 times per year. The study also found that adolescent attitudes toward alcohol were significant predictors of alcohol use and abuse. (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Michigan (Detroit)
Note: Theme issue topic: "Preventing Alcohol Abuse among Adolescents: Preintervention and Intervention Research."