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ERIC Number: EJ223110
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Apr
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The MacAndrew Scale as a Measure of Substance Abuse and Delinquency among Adolescents.
Rathus, Spencer A.; And Others
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v36 n2 p579-83 Apr 1980
Used regression equations to determine the predictive power of the abbreviated MacAndrew Scale of the MMPI-168 on self-reported delinquent behavior of 1,672 high school students. The abbreviated MacAndrew Scale score successfully predicted alcohol abuse but was also related to crimes against property and persons and to marijuana usage. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory