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Barn gör inte som du säger, barn gör som du gör - En kvantitativ studie av gymnaiseungdomars attityd till alkohol

Persson, Edit LU and Forssberg, Caroline LU (2010) SOPA63 20092
School of Social Work
Abstract
This study was carried out on 358 students in their first year of Swedish gymnasium education (upper secondary education). The purpose of the study was to examine adolescents' attitudes towards alcohol and to compare the findings to the adolescents' perception of their parents' attitudes and habits concerning alcohol consumption. The data used in the study were elicited using quantitative methods through a questionnaire survey. The data were analyzed using theories of attitude formation, observational learning and other theories stemming from scientific research. Results indicate that parents influence their children's alcohol habits and attitudes towards alcohol use. A majority of the adolescents in the study considered alcohol... (More)
This study was carried out on 358 students in their first year of Swedish gymnasium education (upper secondary education). The purpose of the study was to examine adolescents' attitudes towards alcohol and to compare the findings to the adolescents' perception of their parents' attitudes and habits concerning alcohol consumption. The data used in the study were elicited using quantitative methods through a questionnaire survey. The data were analyzed using theories of attitude formation, observational learning and other theories stemming from scientific research. Results indicate that parents influence their children's alcohol habits and attitudes towards alcohol use. A majority of the adolescents in the study considered alcohol consumption for individuals under the age of 18 acceptable. (Less)
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author
Persson, Edit LU and Forssberg, Caroline LU
supervisor
organization
course
SOPA63 20092
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
alcohol, Adolescent, attitude, parenting
language
Swedish
id
1541467
date added to LUP
2010-02-02 11:47:10
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2010-02-02 11:47:10
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  abstract     = {This study was carried out on 358 students in their first year of Swedish gymnasium education (upper secondary education). The purpose of the study was to examine adolescents' attitudes towards alcohol and to compare the findings to the adolescents' perception of their parents' attitudes and habits concerning alcohol consumption. The data used in the study were elicited using quantitative methods through a questionnaire survey. The data were analyzed using theories of attitude formation, observational learning and other theories stemming from scientific research. Results indicate that parents influence their children's alcohol habits and attitudes towards alcohol use. A majority of the adolescents in the study considered alcohol consumption for individuals under the age of 18 acceptable.},
  author       = {Persson, Edit and Forssberg, Caroline},
  keyword      = {alcohol,Adolescent,attitude,parenting},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Barn gör inte som du säger, barn gör som du gör - En kvantitativ studie av gymnaiseungdomars attityd till alkohol},
  year         = {2010},
}