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ERIC Number: EJ609436
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0140-1971
Continuities and Changes: Teenage Smoking and Occupational Transition.
Bell, Robert; Pavis, Stephen; Amos, Amanda; Cunningham-Burley, Sarah
Journal of Adolescence, v22 n5 p683-94 Oct 1999
Reports the third wave of a longitudinal study that followed 106 15-year-olds from their last compulsory year at school for 22 months. Study shows that this is a period of considerable flux in smoking behavior. Highlights the role of friendship groups and social contexts and suggests that smoking prevention programs should be developed to meet the needs of young people in this transitional period. (Contains 28 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom