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ERIC Number: EJ416133
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0047-2379
Teacher Drug Use: A Response to Occupational Stress.
Watts, W. David; Short, Alvin P.
Journal of Drug Education, v20 n1 p47-65 1990
Examined relationship of work-related stress in teachers with wanting to leave the teaching profession and drug use in 277 teachers. Teachers reported higher rates than a national sample of lifetime alcohol, amphetamine, and tranquilizer use and higher rates of alcohol use. Selected measures of stress were correlated with drug use, particularly amphetamine use. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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