ERIC Number: EJ383493
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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The Personality Characteristics of Adolescents Who Use and Misuse Alcohol.
Mayer, John E.
Adolescence, v23 n90 p383-404 Sum 1988
Investigated relationship between alcohol use and misuse and personality in 347 high school students. Students completed measures of alcohol involvement and personality. Results demonstrated that as adolescents increasingly became involved with alcohol, the more their personality characteristics differed from those of adolescents not involved or minimally involved with alcohol. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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