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ERIC Number: EJ355354
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Physical Abuse, Sexual Victimization and Illicit Drug Use: A Structural Analysis Among High Risk Adolescents.
Dembo, Richard; And Others
Journal of Adolescence, v10 n1 p13-34 Mar 1987
Examined relationship between child physical and sexual abuse and illicit drug use in youths in a juvenile detention center. Results suggest that, for both sexes, sexual victimization had a primarily direct effect on drug use, whereas physical abuse had both a direct and an indirect effect on drug use. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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