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  1. Adolescents' risky behavior and mass media use.

    Article - En anglais


    To understand better the relationship between adolescents' use of the mass media (including television, radio, and magazines) and their risky or unhealthy behaviors.


    Secondary data analysis of a 1987 in-home survey of 2760 randomly selected 14- to 16-year-old adolescents in 10 urban areas in the southeastern United States.


    The extent of participation in eight potentially risky behaviors (sexual intercourse, drinking, smoking cigarettes, smoking marijuana, cheating, stealing, cutting class, and driving a car without permission) and the use of a variety of mass media.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Mass media, Radio, Trouble comportement social, Consommation, Télévision, Journal, Cinéma, Délinquance, Adolescent, Homme, Facteur risque

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mass media, Radio, Social behavior disorder, Consumption, Television, Newspaper, Movies, Delinquency, Adolescent, Human, Risk factor

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0546390

    Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 199406.