Youth data for the second wave of the National Youth Survey
are contained in this data collection. The first wave was conducted in
1976 (ICPSR 8375). Youths were interviewed in early 1978 about events
and behavior that had occurred in 1977. Data were collected on
demographic and socioeconomic status of respondents, aspirations,
social isolation, normlessness, labeling, attitudes toward deviance,
exposure to delinquent peers, commitment to delinquent peers, sex
roles, interpersonal violence, exposure to substance abuse,
self-reported delinquency, drug and alcohol use, and victimization.
Elliott, Delbert S. National Youth Survey [United States]: Wave II, 1977. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2008-08-26. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08424.v2
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United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. National Institute of Mental Health (MH27552),
United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (78-JN-AX-0003)
Users are reminded by the United States Department of Health and Human Services that these data are to be used solely for statistical analysis and reporting of aggregated information and not for the investigation of specific individuals or treatment facilities.
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