The effects of peer and parental smoking and age on the smoking careers of college women: a sex-related phenomenon.

@article{Gottlieb1982TheEO,
  title={The effects of peer and parental smoking and age on the smoking careers of college women: a sex-related phenomenon.},
  author={Nell H. Gottlieb},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={1982},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={595-600}
}
In the United States, smoking for women has followed a different pattern for women than for men, and the literature suggests that it, as a 'masculine' behavior, may serve as a role-delineating function for women. This research examines the relationship between sex of smoking parents and peers and the smoking behavior of college women. Having a mother who… CONTINUE READING