ERIC Number: EJ466518
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Similarity in Drug Use Patterns between Adolescents and Their Friends.
Dinges, Martin M.; Oetting, E. R.
Adolescence, v28 n110 p253-66 Sum 1993
Examined relationship between peer interactions and similarity in drug use among friends. Findings from large sample of secondary school students (n=113,289) indicated that youth who used specific drugs in last 30 days almost invariably had friends who used same drugs but was considerably less likely to have friends who used other drugs or no drugs. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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