Accession Number : ADA298615

Title :   The Effects of Stress on Judgement and Decision Making: An Overview and Arguments for a New Approach.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. Jan 86-Jan 91,

Corporate Author : COLORADO UNIV AT BOULDER CENTER FOR RESEARCH ON JUDGMENT AND POLICY

Personal Author(s) : Hammond, Kenneth R.

PDF Url : ADA298615

Report Date : JAN 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : This monograph consists of an overview of four principal literatures on the effects of stress on human performance, with specific reference to studies of the effects of stress on human judgement and decision making. The four literatures are: Clinical/social/personality (Literature I), ergonomics/human factors (Literature II), psychohysiology (Literature III), and judgement and decision making (Literature IV).

Descriptors :   *DECISION MAKING, *PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), *STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY), *JUDGEMENT(PSYCHOLOGY), THEORY, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, DOCUMENTS, ERGONOMICS, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY.

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE