Volume 25 / 2010

The social representation of traffic accidents

The social representation of traffic accidents

Andrei C. Holman, Grigore M. Havârneanu, Ana-Maria Ţepordei Abstract: This paper presents the results of a pilot study aiming at exploring the social representation of traffic accident in a Romanian sample. The method used...

When norms turn perverse: the lack of contextual rationality and traffic norms violation

When norms turn perverse: the lack of contextual rationality and traffic norms violation

Ana-Maria Ţepordei, Grigore Havîrneanu, Ştefan Boncu Abstract: A perverse norm is a norm whose objective is occasionally not road safety but the mere punishment of the drivers who violate it. Consequently, drivers perceive these...

Influenţa biasurilor sociale şi cognitive asupra performanţei într-o sarcină riscantă a tinerilor neexperimentaţi

Influenţa biasurilor sociale şi cognitive asupra performanţei într-o sarcină riscantă a tinerilor neexperimentaţi

Grigore M. Havârneanu Rezumat: Scopul acestei lucrări este să clarifice o parte din controversele legate de asumarea riscului la volan, mai exact cum s-ar putea realiza o debiasare a erorilor cognitive în contextul unei...

Predictors of frequent car use in the urban environment

Predictors of frequent car use in the urban environment

Andrei Holman, Ştefan Boncu Abstract: The general area of the study is the psychology of attitudes toward the environment in relationship with car use. The first aim was to identify the differences between car...

Experimental study regarding the drivers’ attitude on public roads

Experimental study regarding the drivers’ attitude on public roads

Mihai Hohn, Alex Armand Hohn Abstract: Inside the transports general network, car transports have a significant share. This can be noticed if private vehicles, as well as, public and goods transport means are taken...

Relaţia dintre atitudinea faţă de sistemul de formare din şcolile de şoferi şi producerea accidentelor de circulaţie

Relaţia dintre atitudinea faţă de sistemul de formare din şcolile de şoferi şi producerea accidentelor de circulaţie

Corneliu Havârneanu, Andrei Holman, Emil Forst Rezumat: Articolul se bazează pe o sinteză a diverselor abordări teoretice asupra comportamentului la volan. Aspectul esenţial urmărit este cel al formării iniţiale a conducătorilor auto în cadrul...