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Oei, Tian P. S.; Baldwin, Andrea R. – Journal of Drug Education, 1992
Proposes developmental approach to smoking education and prevention for children and adolescents. Reviews literature concerning most appropriate agent, content, and presentation of antismoking education for different ages, concluding that best agents for young children are parents and best agents for pre/early adolescents are peers. For…
Descriptors: Adolescent Development, Adolescents, Age Differences, Child Development
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Sheppard, Margaret A. – Journal of Drug Education, 1983
Describes the development and pilot testing of a marihauna education program for grades 7-10. The five-lesson program included a health belief model and a legal deterrance model. Results of the pilot test showed the health program had the greatest impact. (JAC)
Descriptors: Drug Education, Foreign Countries, Health Education, Illegal Drug Use
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Weiss, Shoshana – Journal of Drug Education, 1988
Describes modification of "Alcohol and Drunkenness" program (originally designed to provide Israeli high school students with necessary skills to prevent excessive drinking) for use with students living in kibbutz. Explains changes in values and norms in kibbutzim in recent years and describes program's new structure and subjects.…
Descriptors: Alcohol Abuse, Curriculum, Foreign Countries, High School Students
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Zoller, Uri; Weiss, Shoshana – Journal of Drug Education, 1981
Describes an interdisciplinary chemically oriented curriculum designed to cope with adolescent drug abuse. The program is designed to be included in high school science and chemistry programs. Results of a field test indicated significant change in participants' knowledge and attitudes about drugs. (RC)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Drug Abuse, Drug Education, Foreign Countries
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Gliksman, Louis; And Others – Journal of Drug Education, 1980
This questionnaire contains measures of attitudes, motivation, behavior and knowledge associated with alcohol use and abuse. Although the Adolescent Alcohol Questionnaire was created for use with a specific education program, results suggest its utility in the evaluation of other education programs. (Author)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Alcoholism, Attitude Measures, Behavior Patterns
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Wheller, Roger – Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 1992
Notes two generations of strategic thought in history of drug education. Focuses on third-generation drug education as response to failure of first two generations. Sees third generation examining existing attitudes and motivations of target audience to make direct assessment of needs. Describes evaluation of third-generation alcohol education…
Descriptors: Alcohol Education, Drug Education, Foreign Countries, Postsecondary Education
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Oshodin, O. G. – Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 1984
Reviewed health education techniques, strategies, and methods that can be applied in designing and implementing a drug education program. Analyzed the roles and functions of the drug educator in program planning and evaluation, organization and promotion of drug education, and extension of drug education through communication. (LLL)
Descriptors: Drug Education, Foreign Countries, Health Education, High School Students
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Minnis, John R. – Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 1988
Reviews some of the demographics of aging and alcohol abuse among the aged, and offers a theoretical approach from the sociology of deviance literature toward understanding alcohol abuse among elderly people. (Author)
Descriptors: Alcohol Abuse, Demography, Foreign Countries, Older Adults
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Douglas, Ronald R.; Giesbrecht, Norman – Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 1993
Presents stereotype of young adult Canadian male who drinks heavily, with hangovers and temporary forgetfulness as the only repercussions. Examines whether the work of Sully Ledermann and subsequent analyses of the model he proposed are relevant to this population and, if so, considers how key findings and hypotheses can be translated into useful…
Descriptors: Alcohol Abuse, Alcoholism, Drinking, Foreign Countries
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Sheppard, Margaret A.; Stoveken, Carol A. – Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 1993
Notes that, although many convicted drinking driver programs use knowledge acquisition as their main objective, many convicted drinking drivers already have great deal of knowledge about effects of alcohol. Describes level of knowledge of 100 convicted drinking drivers and gives recommendations for more relevant programs and programs that have a…
Descriptors: Alcoholic Beverages, Driving While Intoxicated, Foreign Countries, Knowledge Level