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ERIC Number: EJ167419
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1977
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Patterns of Drug Abuse: Relationships with Ethnicity, Sensation Seeking, and Anxiety
Kaestner, Elisabeth; And Others
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 45, 3, 462-468, Jun 77
The Sensation-Seeking Scale and The State-Trait Anxiety Inventory were administered to 30 white, 30 black, and 30 Hispanic male narcotic drug abusers. White subjects scored significantly higher on the five Sensation-Seeking subscales. No significant differences were obtained between ethnic groups on state or trait anxiety. (Author)
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Sensation Seeking Scale; State Trait Anxiety Inventory