Norms governing urban African American adolescents' sexual and substance-using behavior.


Using a probability-based neighborhood sample of urban African American youth and a sample of their close friends (N = 202), we conducted a one-year longitudinal study to examine key questions regarding sexual and drug using norms. The results provide validation of social norms governing sexual behavior, condom use, and substance use among friendship groups… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.adolescence.2012.09.002


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