Gender Differences in the Drinking Patterns of American and Hong Kong Adolescents: A Cross-cultural Study1

@inproceedings{Lo1999GenderDI,
  title={Gender Differences in the Drinking Patterns of American and Hong Kong Adolescents: A Cross-cultural Study1},
  author={Celia C. Lo and Gerald Globetti},
  year={1999}
}
Semi-structured interviews were conducted among approximately 100 high school students each in Hong Kong and one small mid-western town in the United States. We intended (1) to examine differences between the two cultures in sociocultural factors affecting the students' first drinking experience, their drinking levels, and definitions of alcohol use; and (2) to see whether gender, differences in addition to cultural differences, influence the above variables and associations among these… CONTINUE READING

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