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ERIC Number: EJ607746
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0090-1482
Latent Growth Models of Drug Refusal Skills and Adolescent Alcohol Use.
Scheier, Lawrence M.; Botvin, Gilbert J.; Griffin, Kenneth W.; Diaz, Tracy
Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, v44 n3 p21-48 Spr 1999
Study uses longitudinal growth curve modeling to examine the dynamic relations between refusal skills and alcohol use. The estimated means for alcohol use indicated that on average these adolescents increased their alcohol use by a factor of 140% over a four-year period. Refusal skill efficacy declined by a factor of 13% over the same time frame. (Contains 40 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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