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dc.contributor.authorDarr, Kimary
dc.date.accessioned2006-10-25T13:28:11Z
dc.date.available2006-10-25T13:28:11Z
dc.date.issued1991-07
dc.identifier.other1991 .D252
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2092/434
dc.descriptioniii, 25 leaves. Advisor: George Lairen
dc.description.abstractThe problem. Alcohol use and abuse among adolescents is a serious and complex social problem. Procedure. This paper studies the relationship between adolescent drinking and the influences exerted from peers, parents, and personality factors. A questionnaire was designed and distributed to 205 high school freshmen to examine these relationships. Findinqs. Results suggested that the influence of peers was the strongest determinant in an adolescent's decision to drink alcohol. Recommendations. Further research needs to be done with a more diverse group of adolescents as the data was collected from a non-representative sample.en
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dc.language.isoen_US
dc.publisherDrake Universityen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesDrake University Theses, School of Education;1991
dc.subjectDrinking of alcoholic beveragesen
dc.subjectDecision making in adolescenceen
dc.subjectTeenagers--Alcohol useen
dc.subjectYouth--Alcohol useen
dc.titleA Qualitative Study on the Influences and Relationships Involved in an Adolescent's Choice to Drink Alcoholen
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