ERIC Number: ED185484
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: 0
The Behavioral Aspects of Smoking.
Krasnegor, Norman A., Ed.
These five papers present a compact summary of current biological, behavioral and psychosocial research on cigarette smoking behavior. They focus especially on the addictive and dependence processes related to smoking and its effects on health. While much is known, recommendations for further research are suggested on topics including: nicotine, withdrawal, behavioral pharmacology, abstinence, peer pressure, and treatment. An extensive reference list is included. (JC)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Anthologies, Behavioral Science Research, Drug Use, Habit Formation, Health Education, Intervention, Peer Influence, Personality, Research Projects, Smoking, Socialization
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Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD.