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ERIC Number: EJ527152
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-1067-828X
Adolescent Perceptions of Body Weight and Attractiveness: Important Issues in Alcohol and Illicit Drug Use?
Page, Randy M.; And Others
Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, v4 n4 p43-55 1995
Examined relationship between adolescent self-perception of body weight and physical attractiveness and the use of alcohol and drugs in high school students (n=1,915). In general, adolescents dissatisfied with their appearance used illicit substances and got drunk more often than those satisfied with their appearance. (SNR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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