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Influences on Children

.... It has also been shown that peer pressure can have beneficial effects, such as keeping young people in social groups, on sports teams (Rafenstein, 2002). ....

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Influences on Young People

.... It has also been shown that peer pressure can have beneficial effects, such as keeping young people in social groups, on sports teams (Rafenstein, 2002). ....

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Lest Innocent Blood Be Shed

.... in Poland, though the force in Le Chambon is beneficial while that in Poland was harmful. That force is socialization, enhanced by peer pressure following the ....

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Drug Laws Questions

.... in a social setting, government can step in to counteract peer pressure and thus .... If the substance is not intrinsically beneficial to society-for instance, if ....

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The DARE Program and Community Policing

.... alcohol and increased their self-esteem and ability to deal with peer pressure (NIJ 5 .... is that DARE could be taking the place of other, more beneficial drug-use ....

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Themes of Personal Responsibility, Heroism, Social Norms

.... 2. Impossible to find only one reason a. Social norms b. Peer pressure III .... importance of strong community values in shaping community actions in a beneficial way ....

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LatchKey Children

.... More than just a deterrent against negative peer pressure, after-school programs were also found to be beneficial by the US Justice and Education departments. ....

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Adolescent Depression & Treatment Outcomes

.... Substance abuse was associated with negative peer pressure, but these .... in both the family and peer environments, the .... have been found to be beneficial for the ....

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Adolescent Stress & Its Treatment

.... stress levels but also a good deal of peer pressure; another contributive .... It was predicted that significant beneficial differences should accompany individuals ....

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Drug and alcohol Addiction

.... even a small amount of personal intervention may be beneficial in reducing .... and decision making, building self-esteem, resisting peer pressure, managing stress ....

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Self-assessment Exercises

.... social and therefore are sometimes more vulnerable to peer pressure and the .... respond appropriatelyö (McShane, 2). These are necessary and beneficial skills for ....

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Achievement Differences Between School & At-home Education

.... on religious convictions and concerns about the effects of peer pressure on their .... There is some research suggesting that home schooling is beneficial not only ....

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Problem-Solving Program for Adolescents' Self-Concept

.... girls, it was implied that it might also be beneficial to other .... concept and problems that need solving such as those related to peer pressure, parent relations ....

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Stress

.... officers experience stress as a result of peer pressure on the job. .... It is obvious that such pressure can be a .... of stress have proven to be beneficial in stress ....

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Techniques for Reducing School Violence

.... aggressive approach to disciplinary problems would be beneficial, that parental .... They are as follows, peer pressure, socio-economic factors, intergenerational ....

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Article Review: Genetically Modified Crops

.... is difficult due to a lack of peer-reviewed studies .... the allegation that Bt pollen could kill beneficial non-target .... result of GM crops is the pressure on pest ....

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Accountability in Education

.... been shown as has eh effect of peer group pressure .... lead to negative effects such as pressure and lower .... for grades and viewing this competition as beneficial. ....

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Children and Play

.... teachers who valued play as a beneficial activity were .... tended to place higher value on peer interaction and .... urban teachers are under more pressure to stimulate ....

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Teacher Expectations and Performance

.... their peers. As noted by Chunn (1988), "heterogenous classes would offer beneficial peer pressure to perform better" (p. 100). This ....

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Public Opinion & Legalization of Marijuana

.... be used to prohibit an activity which, while it may not be beneficial to most .... Parental example and peer pressure are seen by some observers as more important ....

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Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs

.... mature, from peer and academic pressure to physical .... a positive school environment, and positive peer role models .... reports that the most beneficial component of ....

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Development Tasks of Adolescents

.... to deal with peer and perhaps internal pressure to violate .... more invested than boys in peer relationships in .... out of juvenile courts are beneficial in preventing ....

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Suicide Among Police Officers

.... officers who appear to be under intense pressure, even when the individuals have not sought help themselves. Peer counseling has proven beneficial to officers ....

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Suicide among police officers

.... officers who appear to be under intense pressure, even when the individuals have not sought help themselves. Peer counseling has proven beneficial to officers ....

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Geriatric Alcoholism

.... is still encouraged through peer pressure, cultural tradition .... and output; increased blood pressure Hypothermia from .... alcohol consumption is beneficial (ie, as a ....

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Academic Procrastination in Relation to Fear of Failure

.... the action, (2) perceptions of relevant normative pressure, and (3 .... examined the use of reciprocal peer tutoring (RPT .... outcome that would be beneficial to students ....

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Several Business Essays The Legatus organization is composed of ...

.... study indicated that the move may not have been as beneficial to the .... into the son's demands, the father would have been subject to peer pressure ("it's only ....

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Home Schooling

.... of religious convictions and concerns about the effects of peer pressure on their .... that the outcomes of home schooling are sufficiently beneficial that public ....

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Gangs and Gang Delinquency Introduction Gangs

.... and social skills, and peer group pressure (Blomberg & .... designed to alter the nature of peer interaction in .... has demonstrated that it has been beneficial but not ....

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Need for Youth Character Education Programs

.... skills at resisting peer and social pressure for sex .... to help youth understand social and peer pressures to .... effects are said to include: beneficial changes in ....

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