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ERIC Number: EJ671079
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0140-1971
Risk Taking and Coping Strategies among Israeli Adolescents.
Ben-Zur, Hasida; Reshef-Kfir, Yifat
Journal of Adolescence, v26 n3 p255-65 Jun 2003
Assesses associations between risk behaviors and perceptions of benefit and risk in these behaviors, and the associations between risk measures and problem-focused, support and avoidance coping strategies among Israeli adolescents. Results suggest that perception of benefit and the use of avoidance coping strategies may constitute significant factors in the decision to take risks. (Contains 34 references, 2 tables, 1 figure, and 1 appendix.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Israel