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Peer pressure / Lorraine Savage, book editor.

Savage, Lorraine. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Huntingburg Public Library - Huntingburg JUV 303.3 PEE (Text) 39970000803550 JNF Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780737739879 (lib. bdg.) :
  • ISBN: 0737739878 (lib. bdg.) :
  • Physical Description: 96 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, c2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Peer Pressure: An overview / Maria R. T. Guzman -- Risky teen behavior may be linked to brain development / Sharon Jayson -- Sturdier brain networks may help children resist peer pressure / Tom Valeo -- Peer pressure can impact eating and exercise habits / Sally Squires -- Popular teens are susceptible to peer pressure / Charlotte Crystal -- Organized activities can deter negative peer pressure / Thorolfur Thorlindsson and Jon Gunnar Bernburg -- Parents can help teens resist peer pressure / Elizabeth Hartley-Brewer -- Peer pressure can be used positively to change behavior / Vladas Griskevicius, Robert B. Cialdini, and Noah J. Goldstein -- Individuality helps girls resist peer pressure / Beth Morrissey -- Peer pressure to use drugs and alcohol can be combated / Do it now foundation -- Teacher teaches students about peer pressure / Jane Wingle -- Girl remembers a boy who resisted peer pressure / Penny S. Harmon.
Summary, etc.: Presents a variety of perspectives about serious issues such as violence, smoking, drunk driving, to help make these complex issues less intimidating.
Subject: Peer pressure.

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