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The Effects of Perceived Racial/Ethnic Discrimination on Substance Use Among Youths Living in the Cherokee Nation

Description
Examines the frequency and intensity of perceived racial discrimination and the longitudinal relationship to substance abuse from a sample of American Indian, American Indian and White, and White adolescents living in small rural communities of northeast Oklahoma within the Cherokee Nation Tribal Jurisdictional Service Area (CNTJSA).
Author(s)
Brady A. Garrett, Bethany J. Livingston, Melvin D. Livingston, Kelli A. Komroc
Citation
Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, 26(3), 242–249
Date
03/2017
Type
Document
Tagged as
Alcohol use · American Indian or Alaska Native · Children and youth · Illicit drug use · Prescription drug misuse · Statistics and data · Tobacco use · Oklahoma