ERIC Number: ED134854
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
A National Study of Adolescent Drinking Behavior, Attitudes and Correlates. Final Report.
Rachal, J. Valley; And Others
A questionnaire survey was conducted in the Spring of 1974 among U.S. High School Students concerning drinking practices, drinking attitudes, and problems related to alcohol consumption among American youth. The questionnaires were completed by a total of 13,122 students in grades 7-12 for a nationwide 2-stage, stratified sample. This report contains a brief background statement on drinking during adolescence, and sets forth the purpose, methodology, and major findings of the research. (Author)
Descriptors: Adolescent Behavior, Adolescents, Alcoholism, Behavior Patterns, Drinking, High School Students, National Surveys, Research, Secondary Education, Social Attitudes, Student Attitudes
National Technical Information Service, 5285 Port Royal Road, Springfield, Virginia 22151 (HC $10.50, MF $2.25, order number PB-246 002)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: Research Triangle Inst., Durham, NC. Center for the Study of Social Behavior.