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ERIC Number: EJ580351
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0739-9863
Drug Use among Hispanic Youth: Examining Common and Unique Contributing Factors.
Strait, Saki Cabrera
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v21 n1 p89-103 Feb 1999
Literature review examines common factors contributing to alcohol and other drug use among White and Hispanic youth: sociodemographic and economic risk factors, availability, drug-use attitudes, peer and family influences, and school-related factors. Unique sociocultural factors influencing Hispanic drug use include cultural identification, acculturation level, values and culture conflict, and sex-role attitudes. Contains 47 references. (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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