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ERIC Number: EJ549938
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4391
Perceived Risk of Fighting and Actual Fighting Behavior among Middle School Students.
St. George, Diane Marie M.; Thomas, Stephen B.
Journal of School Health, v67 n5 p178-81 May 1997
This study evaluated the association between middle school students' perceived risk of fighting and actual fighting behavior, examining the effects of race, gender, and grade. Surveys indicated that perceived risk of fighting was high, and one in five students fought regularly. There were associations between race, gender, grade, and fighting. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Fighting; Maryland; Risk Taking Behavior