ERIC Number: EJ397400
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Delinquency and Drug Use as Risk Factors in Teenage Sexual Activity.
Elliott, Delbert S.; Morse, Barbara J.
Youth and Society, v21 n1 p32-60 Sep 1989
Analyzes the interrelationships among delinquency, substance abuse, and sexual activity in a sample of 1,725 youths over a 5-year period. Findings indicate that adolescent sexual intercourse is a function of age and sex, and may reflect a general propensity to engage in risky behavior. (FMW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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