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Moriarty, John and McVicar, Duncan and Higgins, Kathryn (2016) Cross-section and panel estimates of peer effects in early adolescent cannabis use: With a little help from my 'friends once removed'. Social Science & Medicine , 163 , pp. 37-44.

Moor, Irene and Rathmann, Katharina and Lenzi, Michela and Pförtner, Timo-Kolja and Nagelhout, Gera E and de Looze, Margreet and Bendtsen, Pernille and Willemsen, Marc and Kannas, Lasse and Kunst, Anton E and Richter, Matthias (2015) Socioeconomic inequalities in adolescent smoking across 35 countries: a multilevel analysis of the role of family, school and peers. European Journal of Public Health , 25 , (3) , pp. 457-63.

Mayock, Paula and Cronly, Jennifer and Clatts, Michael C (2015) The risk environment of heroin initiation: young women, intimate partners, and “drug relationships”. Substance Use & Misuse , 50 , (6) , pp. 771-782.

McElrath, Karen and Harris, Julie (2013) Peer injecting: implications for injecting order and blood-borne viruses among men and women who inject heroin. Journal of Substance Use , 18 , (1) , pp. 31-45.

McKay, Michael T and Cole, Jon C (2012) The relationship between alcohol use and peer pressure susceptibility, peer popularity and general conformity in Northern Irish school children. Drugs: Education Prevention and Policy , 19 , (3) , pp. 213-222.

Mulder, Juul and ter Bogt, Tom and Raaijmakers, Quinten AW and Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse (2010) Is it the music? Peer substance use as a mediator of the link between music preferences and adolescent substance use. Journal of Adolescence , 33 , pp. 387-394.

Kirke, Deirdre M (2004) Chain reactions in adolescents' cigarette, alcohol and drug use: similarity through peer influence or the patterning of ties in peer networks? Social Networks , 26 , (1) , pp. 3-28.


[Independent.ie] , Phelan, Shane Even before they're teenagers, children are trying drugs. (24 Jan 2016)

[thejournal.ie] Young people warned away from ‘very dangerous’ Neknominations. (02 Feb 2014)

[thejournal.ie] ‘Neknomination’ is the new social media craze. (15 Jan 2014)


Goodman, Anthony and Hurcombe, Rachel and Healy, Jane and Goodman, Sue and Ball, Emma (2011) Teenage drinking and interethnic friendships. London: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Herbert, Christian and Fennelly, Cara (2011) Fact or fiction: a study of attitudes to alcohol and related issues among young people in the Ballymun area. Dublin: Ballymun Youth Action Project.

Evidence resource

Purves, Richard I and Stead, Martine and Eadie, Douglas . (2018) “I wouldn’t be friends with someone if they were liking too much rubbish”: a qualitative study of alcohol brands, youth identity and social media. MDPI. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15 (2) 349. 10.3390/ijerph15020349

[Drug and Alcohol Findings] (2017) Responsible drinking ‘social norms’ messages not credible, say students. London: Drug and Alcohol Findings. Drug and Alcohol Findings Bulletin (5 May 2017) 4 p.

Kelly, Yvonne and Goisis, Alice and Sacker, Amanda and Cable, Noriko and Watt, Richard G and Britton, Annie [Biomed Central] . (2016) What influences 11-year-olds to drink? Findings from the Millennium Cohort Study. BioMed Central. BMC Public Health, 16 (169)

Foxcroft, David and Moreira, Maria Teresa and Almeida Santimano, Nerissa ML and Smith, Lesley A [The Cochrane Library] . (2015) Social norms information for alcohol misuse in university and college students. London: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 12 DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006748.pub4

[Drug and Alcohol Findings] (2013) Effectiveness Bank Bulletin [Social network effects in alcohol consumption among adolescents]. London: Drug and Alcohol Findings. Effectiveness Bank Bulletin, 8 May 2013


Kirke, Deirdre M (2006) Teenagers and substance use: social networks and peer influence. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan .


Samdani, S (2013) Social norms marketing, social networks and alcohol consumption: a collegiate context. Investigating feasability in Ireland. PhD thesis, Dublin Institute of Technology.

Neary, LM (2003) Does peer influence have an impact on young people's drinking patterns? Masters thesis, National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

Teaching Resource

Normative influences. Outcomes measurement tool: relationships – social networks / peer relationships.

Normative influences (II): approval. Outcomes measurement tool: relationships – social networks / peer relationships.

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