ERIC Number: EJ527243
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Attitude and Peer Cross-pressure: Adolescent Drug and Alcohol Use.
Robin, Stanley S.; Johnson, Eric O.
Journal of Drug Education, v26 n1 p69-99 1996
Uses the concept of cross-pressures to predict frequency of adolescent alcohol, cigarette, and drug use. Eighth-, 10th-, and 12-grade respondents reported frequency of alcohol, cigarette, and drug use for 30 days prior to the survey. They also reported perceptions of friends' approval/disapproval of substance use, peer pressure to use, and their assessment of use risk. Discusses findings. (KW)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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