Assessing Drinking Norms from Attending Drinking Events and Using Social Network Sites

@inproceedings{Rui2016AssessingDN,
  title={Assessing Drinking Norms from Attending Drinking Events and Using Social Network Sites},
  author={Jian Raymond Rui and Lamar},
  year={2016}
}
This study compares how exposure to drinking information on social network sites (SNSs) and attending drinking events are related to college students’ perceived drinking norms. A two-wave online survey using a national sample (N = 151) was conducted. While exposure to drinking information on SNSs was positively related to perceived injunctive drinking norms, attending drinking events was positively associated with perceived descriptive drinking norms. In addition, attention to social comparison… CONTINUE READING