ERIC Number: EJ600446
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Predictors of Sixth Graders Engaging in Sexual Intercourse.
Robinson, K. Lynne; Telljohann, Susan K.; Price, James H.
Journal of School Health, v69 n9 p369-75 Nov 1999
Explored sixth graders' sexual behavior and behavior intentions, analyzing health-related risk behaviors and constructs from social support and social cognitive theories based on race and gender regarding their predictive value for students having sexual intercourse. Survey data indicated that very few students had sexual intercourse or other high risk behaviors. Smoking was the highest predictor of having sexual intercourse. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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