Abstract:Objectiveanalyze contextual aspects of the beginning of tobacco use in different
social groups, from everyday representations about the act of smoking.Methodsfive focus groups were conducted to promote discussion about the context of
beginning of tobacco use, with groups of people who represented different
patterns of social reproduction. The data analysis was based on the theory
of social representations, which contextualizes how each group presents the
tobacco consumption.Resultsthe contexts of the beginning… Show more
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