ERIC Number: EJ651714
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Part-Time Work and Hurried Adolescence: The Links between Work Intensity, Social Activities, Health Behaviors, and Substance Use.
Safron, Deborah J.; Schulenberg, John E.; Bachman Jerald G.
Journal of Health and Social Behavior, v42 n4 p425-49 Dec 2001
This study examines adolescents' part-time work intensity and its relation to participation in various activities as well as substance use. Two theoretical perspectives are considered: the "time trade-off perspective"; and "the precocious development perspective." Results provide evidence for a combination of both perspectives. (Author)
Descriptors: Adolescent Behavior, Adolescents, Behavior Theories, Health Behavior, Part Time Employment, Relationship, Social Development, Social Life, Student Employment, Substance Abuse
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Publication Type: Journal Articles
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