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ERIC Number: EJ548284
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1087-3244
Social Influences on Adolescents' Smoking Progress: A Longitudinal Analysis.
Wang, Min Qi; And Others
American Journal of Health Behavior, v21 n2 p111-17 Mar-Apr 1997
Reports a study that examined social factors which might predict adolescent smoking transition from nonsmoking or experimental to more advanced stages. Data from teens who participated in the Teenage Attitudes and Practices Survey indicated that best friends' smoking status was the only factor that consistently predicted adolescent smoking progress. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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