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JSA study reinforces ‘social norms’ approach

Research involving more than 76,000 students at 130 colleges and universities that was published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol was recently featured on Yahoo! Finance.

The story quoted H. Wesley Perkins, professor of sociology at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, who was the chief author of the study, which dealt with students' perception of their peers' drinking habits.

Read the story, “Largest Nationwide Study to Date Confirms Perception as Strongest Predictor of Personal Alcohol Consumption on College Campuses”.