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Child Development Research
Volume 2011, Article ID 916020, 6 pages
Research Article

Psychosocial Development and First Substance Use in Third and Fourth Grade Students: A Short-Term Longitudinal Study

Family, Consumer, and Human Development, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322-2905, USA

Received 25 August 2010; Revised 27 January 2011; Accepted 24 February 2011

Academic Editor: Jeffrey W. Fagen

Copyright © 2011 Randall M. Jones. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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