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ERIC Number: EJ583288
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0090-1482
The Use of a Qualitative Approach in Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention among American Indian Youth.
Ma, Grace Xuequin; Toubbeh, Jamil; Cline, Janette; Chisholm, Anita
Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, v43 n3 p53-65 Spr 1998
Examines American-Indian adolescents' perceptions of risk factors and effects associated with alcohol use during pregnancy, and age-related prevention strategies for fetal alcohol syndrome. Results indicate peer pressure, influences of adult drinking behaviors, stressful family environment, and acceptance of alcohol use in Indian community may be risk factors associated with alcohol use among American-Indian youth. Participants indicated lack of knowledge about drinking/fetal alcohol syndrome relationship. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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