ERIC Number: EJ633823
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Relationship of Adolescent Perceptions of Peer Norms and Parent Involvement to Cigarette and Alcohol Use.
Olds, R. Scott; Thombs, Dennis L.
Journal of School Health, v71 n6 p223-28 Aug 2001
Assessed the relative influence of peer norms and parental involvement on adolescent cigarette and alcohol use. Surveys of secondary school students indicated that the relative balance of peer-parent influences did not differ across grades. In all grades, perceived peer norms had substantially greater correlations with cigarette and alcohol use than did measures of perceived parental involvement. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Ohio