ERIC Number: EJ344972
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Why Do Adolescents Use Substances (Drugs/Alcohol)?
Kozicki, Zigmond A.
Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, v32 n1 p1-7 Fall 1986
Examines reasons that adolescents use alcohol and drugs, including role confusion, developmental factors, parental influence, and peer pressure. Reports that adolescents also abuse substances to feel excitement, cope with personality conflicts, and express their individuality through rebellion. (ABB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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