This paper reviews carpooling experience in Iowa as measured by conventional survey methods and then describes an experimental study of attitudes toward carpooling. The experimental study explores the attractives of carpools using the information integration approach of experimental psychology, examining how the desirability of carpools varies as a function of the sex of each rider and whether or not the rider is a prior acquanitance of the respondent. /Author/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for presentation at the 84th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Iowa, Iowa City

    Institute of Urban and Regional Research
    Iowa City, IA  United States  52242
  • Authors:
    • Dueker, K J
    • Levin, I P
  • Publication Date: 1976-7

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 27 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00167862
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Technical Report 81
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 7 1978 12:00AM