ERIC Number: EJ315797
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
A Society that Promotes Drug Abuse: The Effects on Pre-Adolescence.
Norwood, Glenda R.
Childhood Education, v61 n4 p267-71 Mar-Apr 1985
Discusses the increasing problem of drug abuse among young people in terms of social causes, including the disappearance of childhood, the changing family unit, changing value systems of the peer culture, prevailing social norms, and parental attitudes. Examples are given of mass media messages that promote drug use. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Thematic issue: Emerging Adolescents: Their Needs and Concerns