• Book

A Dynamic Cascade Model of the Development of Substance - Use Onset

Citation

Dodge, K. A., Malone, P. S., Lansford, J. E., Miller, S., Pettit, G. S., & Bates, J. E. (2010). A Dynamic Cascade Model of the Development of Substance - Use Onset. (Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development). Boston, MA: WILEY-BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, INC.

Abstract

The book offers an extensive exploration of the childhood factors that can lead to substance abuse.
•Puts forward a dynamic cascade model of the development of adolescent substance-use onset
•Model is based on broad sampling of children from prekindergarten through to Grade 12
•The results offer practical suggestions for interventions, public policies, and economics of substance-use and future inquiry