ERIC Number: EJ555175
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Ego Identity Status and Reported Alcohol Consumption: A Study of First-Year College Students.
Bishop, David I.; Macy-Lewis, Jane A.; Schnekloth, Clint A.; Puswella, Suleka; Struessel, Garrett L.
Journal of Adolescence, v20 n2 p209-18 Apr 1997
Examined questionnaire responses of 419 first-year college students regarding alcohol consumption and ego identity status. Results indicate that the volume and frequency of alcohol consumption was related to ego identity status. Ego identity sophistication was inversely related to the quantity of beer consumption. Implications of the findings are explored. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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