ERIC Number: ED361616
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Youth & Alcohol. Selected Reports to the Surgeon General.
Department of Education, Washington, DC.
This document is a collection of reprints of several reports presented to the Surgeon General of the United States by the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services. The reports contain much information that is useful to educators and others who develop or implement school-based alcohol and other drug prevention programs. They outline the magnitude of the problem of underage alcohol use, discuss laws governing alcohol use by students, and provide insight into youths' attitudes about alcohol. Included are these reports: (1) "Dangerous and Deadly Consequences" from the report "Youth and Alcohol: Dangerous and Deadly Consequences" (April 1992); (2) "Drinking Habits, Access, Attitudes, and Knowledge: A National Survey" from the report "Youth and Alcohol: A National Survey" (June 1991); (3) "Drinking and Crime" from the report "Youth and Alcohol: Drinking and Crime" (April 1992); (4) "Laws and Enforcement" from the report "Youth and Alcohol: Laws and Enforcement: Is the 21-Year-Old Drinking Age a Myth?" (September 1991); and (5) "Compendium of State Laws" from the report "Youth and Alcohol: Laws and Enforcement: Compendium of State Laws" (1991). (NB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.