Affiliation: Rutgers University
- Sensation seeking and adolescent drug use: the mediating role of association with deviant peers and pro-drug discussionsItzhak Yanovitzky
Department of Communications, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1071, USA
Health Commun 17:67-89. 2005..g., association with deviant peers) that may increase their risk for drug use. I discuss the theoretical, methodological, and practical implications of these findings to the design of health communication interventions...
- Sensation seeking and alcohol use by college students: examining multiple pathways of effectsItzhak Yanovitzky
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
J Health Commun 11:269-80. 2006....
- Effect of news coverage on the prevalence of drunk-driving behavior: evidence from a longitudinal studyItzhak Yanovitzky
Department of Communication, School of Communication Information and Library Studies, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08091 1071, USA
J Stud Alcohol 63:342-51. 2002..To examine the proposition that antidrunk driving messages in the news media contributed indirectly to the decline in drunk driving over the past two decades through their impact on related policy making processes...
- Social distance, perceived drinking by peers, and alcohol use by college studentsItzhak Yanovitzky
Department of Communication, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
Health Commun 19:1-10. 2006..The implications of these findings for the design of more effective social norms messages are discussed...