This overview of the scope of current activity provides annotated bibliographic data relating to selections which range from short journal articles to longer research reports and conference proceedings. The items have been selected on the basis of topical interest to the non-specialist, intensive coverage of a subject, and readability. The individual abstracts are derived from the original texts. The data are presented in nine different areas: overview of sound and the elements of noise control and abatement; the effects of noise on man; noise sources; community reaction to transportation noise; economic aspects of noise control and abatement; methods of measuring, surveying and evaluating environmental transportation noise; legal, administrative and operational aspects of implementing noise control and abatement programs; interrelationship of noise control; major approaches to transportation noise control and abatement.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142
  • Publication Date: 1975-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 84 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00133498
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-TSC-OST-76-63
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 5 1976 12:00AM