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yaghoobi A, mohagheghi H, amiri L, sfandiari K. On the Relationship of Attitudes towards Substance Abuse with Irrational Beliefs and Academic Procrastination. etiadpajohi 2016; 9 (36) :9-18
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Objective: This study aimed to investigate the relationship of irrational beliefs and academic procrastination with attitudes towards drug abuse in students. Method: This was a correlational that was carried out on a sample of 254 senior high school students in Kermanshah. Students were selected via random cluster sampling and filled in Jones Irrational Beliefs Test (1968), Solomon & Rothblum's Academic Procrastination (1984) and Rahmati’s Attitude to Drug Use (2001). Results: The results showed that irrational beliefs and procrastination were positively correlated with attitudes towards drug use. In addition, regression analysis showed that irrational beliefs and academic procrastination could account for the total of 38.9 percent of variance pertaining to attitudes towards drug use. Conclusion: It can be argued that academic procrastination and irrational beliefs underlie addiction; therefore, they should be considered in the treatment and prevention of addiction.

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Type of Study: Applicable | Subject: Special
Received: 2015/06/6 | Accepted: 2016/03/13 | Published: 2016/04/20

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