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ERIC Number: EJ630313
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0890-1171
Engaging Ethnically Diverse Teens in a Substance Use Prevention Advocacy Program.
Winkleby, Marilyn A.; Feighery, Ellen C.; Altman, David A.; Kole, Sara; Tencati, Elaine
American Journal of Health Promotion, v15 n6 p433-46 Jul-Aug 2001
Engaged low-income adolescents in community advocacy efforts to transform their schools and communities to reduce substance use. The intervention involved social cognitive constructs (sense of community, perceived self-efficacy, outcome expectancies, incentive value, policy control, and leadership competence). Though there were no changes in individual substance use, results showed improvements in community involvement and self-perceptions of many constructs. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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