ERIC Number: EJ391777
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Assessing the Validity of Self-Reported Adolescent Cigarette Smoking.
Martin, Gary L.; Newman, Ian M.
Journal of Drug Education, v18 n4 p275-84 1988
Compared adolescent cigarette smoking rates determined by traditional questionnaire, random response questionnaire, and carbon monoxide test. Results from 1,160 ninth graders in 40 classrooms in 7 schools indicated that random response questionnaire elicited statistically larger proportion of smokers than did traditional questionnaire. Neither traditional nor random response questionnaire results were greatly affected by bogus pipeline technique. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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