ERIC Number: EJ610972
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Risk and Protection: Are Both Necessary To Understand Diverse Behavioral Outcomes in Adolescence?
Pollard, John A.; Hawkins, J. David; Arthur, Michael W.
Social Work Research, v23 n3 p145-58 Sep 1999
Study explored relationships between self-reported exposure to a comprehensive set of risk and protective factors and outcomes, including substance use, school outcomes, and delinquency. Results indicate prevention policies and programs should focus on reduction of risk and promotion of protective influences if reduction in adolescent substance use, crime, and violence or improved academic performance are intended outcomes. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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