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ERIC Number: EJ559218
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0140-1971
Combining Cultural, Social and Personality Trait Variables as Predictors for Drug Use among Adolescents in Zimbabwe.
Eide, Arne H.; Acuda, Stanley Wilson; Khan, Naira; Aaroe, Leif E.; Loeb, Mitch Elliott
Journal of Adolescence, v20 n5 p511-24 Oct 1997
Using a classroom survey of 3061 secondary school students, analyzed the relationship among a set of predictors including personality trait, social and cultural variables, and drug use. Findings reveal problems in applying the personality trait theory in a rural subgroup. Measures of global and local cultural orientation predicted drug use. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Zimbabwe