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ERIC Number: EJ458499
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4391
Peer Perceptions of Adolescent Health Behaviors.
Ransom, Mary Virginia
Journal of School Health, v62 n6 p238-42 Aug 1992
Perceptions adolescents formed of peers regarding modeled health behaviors were examined. Students viewed slides of adolescents with or without health behavior artifacts (apple, cigarette, beer can, or tennis racket), rating the models on 16 characteristics. Models were rated less mature, friendly, and intelligent when holding a beer can or cigarette. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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