TITLE

Development of a driving anger scale

AUTHOR(S)
Deffenbacher, Jerry L.; Oetting, Eugene R.
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
Psychological Reports;Feb94, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a development of a driving-related anger scale. Analysis of responses to potentially angering driving-related situations; Correlation of the subscales; General dimension of driving anger.
ACCESSION #
9407014611

 

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