2014
DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2014.01.006
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Diana Betancourt Ocampo, Sahid Rafael García Campos, Jazmín García Zárate, Laura Alejandra Corona Guevara Alejandro González-González

Abstract: The main objective of this research is to determine the effect of the impulsivity as well as the causes of drinking alcohol in college. We selected a non-probabilistic sample of 36 students of a private college, 47.1% were male and 52.9 female, with an age range of 17-27 years and a mean of 20.66 years. To measure the alcohol consumption, we used an adapted version of the Drinking Motives Questionnaire, which consists of three dimensions: coping reasons, social reasons and conformity reasons. Impulsivity was …

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