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ERIC Number: EJ607281
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0140-6728
Gender- and Age-Specfic Developmental Patterns of Risk-taking Behavior among Children and Adolescents: An Exploratory Study.
Langsford, Shane; Douglas, Graham; Houghton, Stephen
Westminster Studies in Education, v21 p7-20 1998
Identifies the educational-, social-, and health-related risk-taking behavior (RTB) for children and adolescents and investigates the presence of gender- and age-related patterns. Reveals that health-related RTB is the most easily identified; educational and social RTB was greater for males while health RTB was greater for females; and involvement with RTB increased with age. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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