Published in Health and Medicine Week, August 7th, 2006
Researchers in the United States conducted a study "to investigate the prospective influence of social influence and social bonding variables on the development of alcohol outcome expectancies among adolescents with and without drinking experience."
"Longitudinal data were obtained from students in the control schools of a field trial designed to evaluate a school-based drug prevention program, explained Steven C. Martino and colleagues at the RAND Corporation. "Measurements included an outcome expectancy scale administered to 1,410 students in grades 8...
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