Adolescent Social Networks and Alcohol Use: Variability by Gender and Type.

@article{Jacobs2017AdolescentSN,
  title={Adolescent Social Networks and Alcohol Use: Variability by Gender and Type.},
  author={Wura Jacobs and Patricia Goodson and Adam Etheridge Barry and Kenneth R. McLeroy and E Lisako Jones McKyer and Thomas W. Valente},
  journal={Substance use & misuse},
  year={2017},
  volume={52 4},
  pages={477-487}
}
BACKGROUND Scientists have established that social networks influence adolescents' substance use behavior, an influence that varies by gender. However, the role of gender in this mechanism of influence remains poorly understood. Particularly, the role an adolescent's gender, alongside the gender composition of his/her network, plays in facilitating or… CONTINUE READING