Maney, Dolores W.; Laurenceau-Medina, Jean-Pierre; Mortensen, Sharon; Vasey, Joseph J.; Moore, Betty; Gates, Sarah C.
May 2003
American Journal of Health Studies;2003, Vol. 18 Issue 2/3, p146
Academic Journal
Deals with a study which assessed the alcohol-related perceptions and practices of ethnic minority students who attend the LateNight entertainment program of Pennsylvania State University. Background to the study; Methods; Results; Discussion.


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