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ERIC Number: EJ452344
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0047-2891
Locus of Peer Influence: Social Crowd and Best Friend.
Urberg, Kathryn A.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v21 n4 p439-50 Aug 1992
The relative influence of best friends and social crowds of 324 older adolescents (eleventh graders) on cigarette smoking was examined to determine influences as a function of sex, conformity, and friendship mutuality. Best friends, rather than social crowd, appeared to be the major influence in this group. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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