Show simple item record Engs, Ruth Clifford en Hanson, David J. en 2014-02-20T01:40:09Z en 2014-02-20T01:40:09Z en 1989-08 en
dc.identifier.citation Engs, R.C. & Hanson, D.J. (1989) HIGH RISK STUDENTS: Comparison of the percent of drinking students who exhibited behavior related to drinking during 1987-1988. Paper presented: ADPA 40th annual conference, Washington, DC, August 1989. Retrieved from IUScholarworks Repository: en
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dc.description Other RESEARCH PAPERS on student drinking using the SAQ can be found at:; and Further information about the questionnaire, calculations used for the study, and the original data base can be found in the following item records within IUScholarworks repository. Details about the reliability and validity of the SAQ are found at:;; The classic 1975 copy of the SAQ is found at ALL QUESTIONNAIRES developed by Engs are found in the repository at: en
dc.description.abstract The PURPOSE of this brief report was to describe possible high risk students for drinking problems by personal, academic and institutional demographic variables. METHODS: A national sample of college students during the 1987-1988 academic year at institutions that had previously partaken in a study of post-secondary colleges and universities drinking patterns and problems since 1982 completed the Student Alcohol Questionnaire (SAQ). RESULTS: in this sample of around 3,400 students, who drank at least once a year, it was found that a significant (p<.05) higher percent of males, whites, Roman Catholic and Protestants whose religion allowed drinking, those to whom-religion was not important, had a low grade point average, were freshmen, those living in the North East, were heavy or “at risk” drinkers and to exhibited problems related to alcohol. These results are reported in tables. en
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dc.rights This work is licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial license. For permission to reuse this work for commercial purposes, please contact Dr. Ruth Engs or the IU Archives. en
dc.subject Underage drinking, high risk students, alcohol, drinking, binge drinking, demographic en
dc.title HIGH RISK STUDENTS: Comparison of the percent of drinking students who exhibited behavior related to drinking during 1987-1988 en
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