ERIC Number: EJ500889
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Developmental and Gender Differences in Drug Use and Problem Behaviour during Adolescence.
Gfellner, Barbara M.; Hundleby, John D.
Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, v3 n3 p59-74 1994
Examined developmental and gender differences in relations between drug use and problem behavior. Found grade-related differences for 10 of the 18 substances investigated. Alcohol use showed the highest association with problem behavior. Girls who exhibited problem behaviors used or experimented with a wider variety of substances when compared to boys. (RJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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