Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Transportation Research Board, Commission on Sociotechnical Systems, National Research Council.|
|Series||Transportation research record ;, 638|
|LC Classifications||TE7 .H5 no. 638, HE193 .H5 no. 638|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 54 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||54|
|LC Control Number||78006530|
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