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ERIC Number: EJ519901
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2194
Risk Factors for Substance Use by Mexican American Youth with and without Learning Disabilities.
Katims, David S.; And Others
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v29 n2 p213-19,212 Mar 1996
Examination of the prevalence of substance use among low socioeconomic status elementary and middle school Mexican American students identified with (n=150) or without (n=150) learning disabilities found no difference in substance abuse rate between the two groups. Risk factors for LD students included susceptibility to peer influence and stressful life events. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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