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ERIC Number: EJ584989
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0360-0025
"Girls Are Retarded When They're Stoned." Marijuana and the Construction of Gender Roles among Adolescent Females.
Warner, Jessica; Weber, Timothy R.; Albanez, Ricardo
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v40 n1-2 p25-43 Jan 1999
Uses data from 122 male and 110 female focus-group participants to study why adolescent females use less marijuana than adolescent males, focusing on normative boundaries that restrict females in access to and use of marijuana. Results suggest the limiting effects of traditional gender roles on marijuana use. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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