Chapter 3. Peers and Adolescent Substance Use

  1. Rutger C. M. E. Engels2,
  2. Margaret Kerr3 and
  3. Håkan Stattin3
  1. Rutger C. M. E. Engels,
  2. Sander M. Bot,
  3. Ron H. J. Scholte and
  4. Isabela Granic

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713211.ch3

Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence

Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence

How to Cite

Engels, R. C. M. E., Bot, S. M., Scholte, R. H. J. and Granic, I. (2006) Peers and Adolescent Substance Use, in Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence (eds R. C. M. E. Engels, M. Kerr and H. Stattin), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713211.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University, The Netherlands

  2. 3

    Örebro University, Sweden

Author Information

  1. Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands and the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470018859

Online ISBN: 9780470713211

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Keywords:

  • teenage years;
  • peers;
  • friends;
  • alcohol consumption;
  • adolescents

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Do Peers Matter?

  • Observational Studies on Peers and Alcohol Use

  • Further Studies

  • Experimental Studies

  • Conclusion

  • Authors' Note

  • References