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ERIC Number: EJ241628
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Sep
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Drug Use among Urban Ethnic Youth: Appalachian and Other Comparisons.
McCoy, Clyde B.; Watkins, Virginia McCoy
Youth and Society, v12 n1 p83-106 Sep 1980
Research findings show that, compared with Black, Polish, and other ethnic urban youth, urban Appalachian teenagers exhibit greater symptomatic behavior indicating severe difficulties in coping with urban environments. Particularly striking among these patterns, which hold for both females and males, is the heavy drug use among Appalachian youth. (Author/GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Maryland (Baltimore); Michigan (Detroit); Ohio (Cincinnati); Rhode Island (Providence)