Smoking and adolescence: narratives of identity.

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The purpose of this study was to understand the identities that youth hold in relation to smoking, as revealed in narrative accounts of their smoking experiences. The analysis was a narrative inquiry, a qualitative approach based on the propensity of people to narrate or tell stories about the experiences in their daily lives. A purposeful sample of 35… (More)

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@article{Johnson2003SmokingAA, title={Smoking and adolescence: narratives of identity.}, author={Joy L. Johnson and Chris Y. Lovato and Stefania Maggi and Pamela A Ratner and Jean Shoveller and Lynne Baillie and Cecilia Kalaw}, journal={Research in nursing & health}, year={2003}, volume={26 5}, pages={387-97} }