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  • Self-esteem and health-risk behaviours: is there a link? 

    Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse (Psychology Society of Ireland, 2003-02)
    Rosenberg Self-esteem Scale scores from 7706 Irish young people were analysed in order to determine if self-esteem is related to incidence of smoking, drinking, drunkenness and drug use. In addition, age, sex and social ...
  • Worldviews apart? Perceptions of place among rural, farm and urban young people in Ireland. 

    McGrath, Brian; Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse (Irish Youth Work Centre, 2007)
    In this paper, we report findings from a national survey of 8,316 Irish young people in 2002,which reveals the ways in which socio-spatial context impacts on young people's perceptions of the places in which they live and ...