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ERIC Number: EJ432252
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0090-1482
Alcohol Use among Black Adolescents: Parental and Peer Influences.
Forney, Mary Ann; And Others
Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, v36 n3 p36-46 Spr 1991
Examined family and peer characteristics in relation to Black adolescents' knowledge, attitudes, and behavior regarding alcohol use. Findings from 1,177 Black students in grades 6, 8, 10, and 12 indicated that 7.2 percent were self-classified as heavy drinkers; 53.5 percent abstained from any alcohol use. Students tended to have same drinking behaviors as their friends and parents. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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