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Book Chapter
Author, Analytic
Wray, Samuel R.; Young, Lauriann E.; Weaver, Steve R.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Basic Medical Sciences
Title, Analytic
Substance abuse risk factors: Some neuropsychological dimensions
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Author, Monographic
Wray, Samuel R.; Hernandez, N.; Parshad, Omkar
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Title, Monographic
Brain, function, behaviour, drugs and disease : Neurosciences in the Caribbean
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Place of Publication
Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Medical and Scientific Development Trust and Caribbean Brain Research Organization
Date of Publication
2000
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1-26
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Abstract
Seeks to evaluate risk factors considered to be determinants for adolescent deviant behaviours. Substance abuse, a major scourge of the seventies and eighties, is a problem primarily affecting young people and more often males than females. Focuses on the evolution of the psychosocial problems encountered within the Jamaican family structure considered to be inter alia facilitators for the abuse of illicit substances.....
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