But All My Friends Smoke : Cigarettes and Peer Pressure

But All My Friends Smoke : Cigarettes and Peer Pressure

by Lesli B. Evans
     
 

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Who doesn't want to be liked? All of us want to have friends and achieve a sense of belonging. That's why one of the most important influences on people is peer pressure. This book describes the importance of peer pressure on individual behavior. Readers will also learn what can make them more susceptible to the influences of negative and positive peer pressure-and

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Who doesn't want to be liked? All of us want to have friends and achieve a sense of belonging. That's why one of the most important influences on people is peer pressure. This book describes the importance of peer pressure on individual behavior. Readers will also learn what can make them more susceptible to the influences of negative and positive peer pressure-and how peer pressure can lead someone to begin smoking, especially when it is coupled with media influences. For those who want to stop smoking-or better yet, not start-this book provides sources to help win the battle.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781422208090
Publisher:
Mason Crest Publishers
Publication date:
10/30/2008
Series:
Tobacco: the Deadly Drug Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
1120L (what's this?)
Age Range:
12 - 15 Years

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