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NCJ Number: 65050 Find in a Library
Title: DRINKING DRIVERS - A BIBLIOGRAPHY WITH ABSTRACTS
Corporate Author: National Technical Information Service
US Dept of Commerce
United States of America
Editor(s): M E YOUNG
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 310
Sponsoring Agency: National Technical Information Service
Springfield, VA 22151
Sale Source: National Technical Information Service
US Dept of Commerce
5285 Port Royal Road
Springfield, VA 22151
United States of America
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS BIBLIOGRAPHY CONTAINS 307 REFERENCES WITH BRIEF ABSTRACTS COVERING THE EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL ON DRIVERS. SELECTIONS REPRESENT GOVERNMENT-SPONSORED RESEARCH REPORTS PUBLISHED BETWEEN 1964 AND JULY 1979.
Abstract: ALCOHOL SAFETY ACTION PROJECTS UNDERTAKEN BY STATES AND CITIES THROUGHOUT THE UNITED STATES ARE LISTED ALONG WITH GENERAL SURVEYS ON THE RELATIONSHP BETWEEN ALCOHOL AND HIGHWAY ACCIDENTS. OTHER CITATIONS COVER THE EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL ON DECISIONMAKING BEHAVIOR, VISUAL PERCEPTION, AND DRIVING SKILLS. ALSO INCLUDED ARE REPORTS ON TESTS TO DETERMINE ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION, REHABILITATION PROGRAMS FOR PERSONS CONVICTED OF DRUNKEN DRIVING, AND PREVENTION MEASURES. THE ENFORCEMENT ASPECTS OF TRAFFIC SAFETY IN RELATION TO DETECTION AND APPREHENSION OF THE DRINKING DRIVER ARE COVERED. THE BIBLIOGRAPHY PROVIDES SPECIALIZED REFERENCES CONCERING THE EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL ON OPERATORS OF AIRPLANES AND BOATS. ALTHOUGH MOST ENTRIES ARE RESEARCH PROJECT REPORTS, BIBLIOGRAPHIES AND SEMINAR PROCEEDINGS ARE INCLUDED. EACH CITATION CONTAINS INFORMATION ON ITS GOVERNMENT CONTRACT, SPONSORING INSTITUTION, AND DESCRIPTIVE TERMS. CITATIONS ARE LISTED RANDOMLY AND NO INDEX IS PROVIDED. MOST DOCUMENTS ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE NATIONAL TECHNICAL INFORMATION SERVICE OR AN ALTERNATIVE SOURCE IS GIVEN. (MJM)
Index Term(s): Alcohol consumption analysis; Driving Under the Influence (DUI); National Technical Information Service (NTIS); Reckless driving; Traffic offenses
Note: SEARCH PERIOD COVERED 1964-JULY 1979
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