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                            The Road Rage and Aggressive Driving Dichotomy: Personality and Attribution Factors in Driver Aggression
	Recommended Citation
Introduction
Literature Review
	Why Anger Contributes to Dangerous Driving
	Defining Road Rage and Aggressive Driving
	Personality Determinants of Driving Behavior
	The Instrumental & Hostile Aggression Dichotomy
	The Impulsive & Premeditated Aggression Dichotomy
	Road Rage & the Role of Hostile Attribution Bias
	Profiling the Aggressive Driver
		Age & Sex Differences in Driving Behavior: The “Macho” Aggressive Driver
Research Questions
Method
	Participants
	Materials
		The Risky Driving Subscale of the Dula Dangerous Driving Index (Dula & Ballard, 2003)
		Propensity for Angry Driving Scale (Depasquale et al., 2001)
		Scenario Driver Attributions
		Ambiguous Intention Hostility Questionnaire (Combs, Penn, Wicher, & Waldheter, 2007)
		Reactive-Proactive Questionnaire (Raine et al., 2006)
		Impulsive/Premeditated Aggression Scale (IPAS) (Stanford et al., 2003)
		Personality Attributes Questionnaire Short Form (PAQ) (Spence, Helmreich & Stapp, 1973; Spence, 1986)
Results
Discussion
Implications & Limitations
Appendix A: IRB Approval Letter
Appendix B: Informed Consent
Appendix C: Dula Dangerous Driving Index Risky Driving Subscale
APPENDIX D: Propensity for Angry Driving Scale
Appendix E: Scenario Driver Attributions
Appendix F: Ambiguous Intention Hostility Questionnaire
Appendix G: Reactive-Proactive Questionnaire
Appendix H: Impulsive/Premeditated Aggression Questionnaire
APPENDIX I: Personality Attributes Questionnaire
References
                        
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Type of Review: Exempt Determination

Project Title: The Road Rage and Aggressive Driving Dichotomy: Personality
and Attribution Factors in Driver Aggression

Investigator: Peter A Hancock

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Approval of Exempt Human Research


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To: Peter A. Hancock and Co-PI: Kathryn E. Schafer


Date: March 17, 2015


Dear Researcher:


On 03/17/2015, the IRB approved the following activity as human participant research that is exempt from

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