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Alcohol Use DisordersA Developmental Science Approach to Etiology$
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Hiram E. Fitzgerald and Leon I. Puttler

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780190676001

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2018

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780190676001.001.0001

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Cigarette Smoking from Adolescence to Adulthood

Cigarette Smoking from Adolescence to Adulthood

Findings from the Indiana University Smoking Survey

(p.237) 14 Cigarette Smoking from Adolescence to Adulthood
Alcohol Use Disorders

Laurie Chassin

Clark C. Presson

Jonathan T. Macy

Steven J. Sherman

Oxford University Press

In this chapter, findings from a long-term, cohort-sequential, multigenerational study of cigarette smoking are used to illustrate the importance of a developmental approach for (1) understanding trajectories of smoking behavior (in relation to other forms of tobacco use) and the conditions and challenges of the developmental periods that show transitions in smoking status (particularly adolescent smoking onset and challenges for parents with adolescent children), (2) understanding heterogeneity in these trajectories because differing trajectories may have different etiological underpinnings as well as different implications for the intergenerational transmission of smoking, (3) recognizing that development unfolds within the larger context of societal and historical change and that societal change can influence outcomes, and (4) considering development within a family systems and multigenerational context.

Keywords:   cigarette smoking, developmental trajectories, social influence, adolescence, adulthood

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