Accession Number : AD0696946

Title :   SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGICAL DETERMINANTS OF NITROGEN NARCOSIS: A THEORETICAL FORMULATION.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : TEXAS UNIV AUSTIN DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Helmreich,Robert ; Radloff,Roland ; Ervin,Charles

Report Date : MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : Based on one theory of emotions, it is suggested that some of the effects of nitrogen narcosis in diving may be produced by cognitive labelling of a state of physiological arousal. Research into this question is proposed and implications for technology are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DIVING, STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY)), (*STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY), REACTION(PSYCHOLOGY)), ANESTHESIA, PHARMACOLOGY, EMOTIONS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), EPINEPHRINE, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, CONTROL SYSTEMS, FEASIBILITY STUDIES, COMPRESSED AIR, STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY)

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE