ERIC Number: EJ624499
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
The Leader Factor: Student Leadership as a Risk Factor for Alcohol Abuse.
Spratt, Jason T.; Turrentine, Cathryn G.
Journal of College Student Development, v42 n1 p59-67 Jan-Feb 2001
Explores the relationship between college student leadership and alcohol use in low-use student organizations. Results reveal that students with two leadership positions reported drinking three times as much as other students, and twice the national average. Suggests that leadership itself may be a risk factor for alcohol abuse, particularly for students with multiple leadership positions. (Contains 22 references and 3 tables.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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