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ERIC Number: EJ421087
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0090-1482
Reasons to Avoid Drug Use among Teenagers: Associations with Actual Drug Use and Implications for Prevention among Different Demographic Groups.
Newcomb, Michael D.; And Others
Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, v36 n1 p53-81 Fall 1990
Examined 5 reasons to avoid drug use and perceived harmfulness of marijuana and alcohol in 2,926 seventh, ninth, and eleventh graders. In latent variable analyses of each sex by grade grouping, avoidance reasons were only moderately related to harmfulness, whereas harmfulness was more negatively related to general drug use than was avoidance reasons factor. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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