Academic articles 1980-1984

Academic Articles - 1980-1984


Hastings GB (1980). Customer attitudes towards security devices in shops and preparedness to report shoplifting. Abstracts on Criminology and Penology, December, 639: 642.

Leathar DS (1980). Images in health education advertising. Health Education Journal39(4): 123-128.

Leathar DS (1980). Smoking among student nurses. Nursing Times, April: 589-590.


Aitken PP, Davies JK and Leathar DS (1981). Smoking prevalence and beliefs among adult Scots: Implications for health education. International Journal of Health Education24(3): 3-14.

Leathar DS (1981). The use of mass media health education campaigns in Scotland. Journal of the Institute of Health Education19(2): 42-45.

Leathar DS and Docherty SC (1981). The medium is the message. Edinburgh Medicine, July: 8-9.


Aitken PP and Leathar DS (1982). Adults' attitudes towards drinking among young people in Scotland: Implications for health education strategies. British Journal of Alcohol and Alcoholism17(4): 136-144.

Aitken PP and Leathar DS (1982). Educating children about alcohol. Scottish Medicine2(6): 8-11.

Bostock Y and Leathar DS (1982). The role of the mass media in educating teenagers about contraception. British Journal of Family Planning,8: 59-63.

Leathar DS and Docherty SC (1982). Ante-natal and child care education - a Scottish response. Health Education Journal41(3): 85-90.


Aitken PP and Jahoda J (1983). An observational study of young adults' drinking groups - I. Drink preferences, demographic and structural variables as predictors of alcohol consumption. Alcohol and Alcoholism18: 135-150.

Blinkhorn AS, Hastings GB, and Leathar DS (1983). Attitudes towards dental care among young people: Implications for dental health education. British Dental Journal, November: 311-314.

Hastings GB (1983). Birth of a poster. Scottish Medicine, December: 20-22.

Leathar DS (1983). Health advertising disasters. Scottish Medicine, November: 26-28.


Hastings GB (1984). Sponsorship works differently from advertising. International Journal of Advertising3: 171-176.

Hastings GB and Leathar DS (1984). Environmental health and the media - a Scottish campaign. Environmental Health92(3): 72-74.

Leathar DS (1984). The life and death of the Dying Scotsman. Community Work and Communication23: 278-290.

Leathar DS and Hastings GB (1984). Evaluation of the Scottish Health Education Group's 1981-1982 environmental health campaign. Journal of the Royal Society of Health104(4): 140-143.