ERIC Number: EJ585252
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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A National Portrait of Family Structure and Adolescent Drug Use.
Hoffmann, John P.; Johnson, Robert A.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v60 n3 p633-45 Aug 1998
Examines the distribution of drug use among adolescents 12 to 17 years in data from the National Household Survey on Drug Abuse. Results indicate that the risk of drug use is highest in father-custody families even after controlling for socio-demographic variables. Risk is lowest in mother-father families. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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