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Konzumácia návykových látok žiakmi základných škôl
Consumption of Addictive Substances by Primary School Pupils

Author(s): Petra Dzurmanová
Subject(s): Social Sciences, Education, School education
Published by: VERBUM - vydavateľstvo Katolíckej univerzity v Ružomberku
Keywords: Addictive substances; Elementary school pupils; Risky behavior

Summary/Abstract: This paper deals with the problem of substance consumption by primary school pupils. In the theoretical background, it discusses the issue of substance abuse in the context of risk behavior and the protective and risk factors determining these phenomena. It also presents the results of selected research findings in the field. Subsequently, it presents the results of research focused on primary school pupils from the Banská Bystrica region. The aim of the research was to find out the prevalence of substance use (alcohol, nicotine, marijuana) and to identify differentiation in their consumption with respect to gender and grade.

  • Issue Year: XX/2020
  • Issue No: 3
  • Page Range: 15-26
  • Page Count: 12
  • Language: Slovak