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ERIC Number: EJ463388
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0193-841X
Reducing the Risk of Drug Involvement among Early Adolescents: An Evaluation of Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE).
Harmon, Michele Alicia
Evaluation Review, v17 n2 p221-39 Apr 1993
DARE's effectiveness in Charleston County (South Carolina) was studied by comparing 341 DARE to 367 non-DARE fifth-grade students. DARE teaches students to recognize and resist social pressures to use drugs. DARE has positive impacts on anti-substance abuse attitudes, assertiveness, positive peer association, association with drug-using peers, and alcohol use. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: South Carolina