Show simple item record Engs, Ruth Clifford en 2013-11-25T14:58:46Z en 2013-11-25T14:58:46Z en 1980 en
dc.identifier.citation Engs, R. (1980). Australian Research Dataset: Drinking Patterns and Attitudes towards Alcoholism. [dataset]. Available at en
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dc.description.abstract R. Engs collected the data while on sabbatical at the University of Queensland, Australia (Jan - May 1980). Questionnaires were administered in Queensland, at various colleges and universities, to “helping profession” students: social work, medicine, nursing, seminary, police, psychology, etc. The data are for the Queensland version of the Student Alcohol Questionnaire (available at This version of the questionnaire differs from other versions in that it uses Australian spelling and measurements to calculate alcohol content in wine, beer, and spirits. it also includes other drug use. The Tolor-Tamerin scale for attitudes towards alcoholism was also used but due to copyright issues is not included in the questionnaire or calculations and scoring. Calculations and scoring are included on this site. Calculations and scoring in addition to information concerning the reliability of the instrument are found at: en
dc.description.sponsorship University of Queensland and Indiana University en
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dc.rights This data is licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommericial 3.0 Unported license. For permission to use this data for purposes not covered by the terms of the above license, please contact Dr. Ruth Engs ( or the Indiana University Bloomington Archives. en
dc.subject alcoholism en
dc.subject public health en
dc.subject australia en
dc.title Australia Research Dataset: Drinking Patterns and Attitudes towards Alcoholism en
dc.title.alternative AUST Dataset en
dc.type Dataset en
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