Experts explain how road rage gets the better of us and how to get it under control—even when it’s totally not your fault.
From texas standard: police in van zandt county, texas, are offering a reward to find the suspected shooter of a 39-year-old man who authorities believe. One of the first blogs i wrote for psychology today back in january 2013 was on road rage it has become the most popular subject i’ve ever posted, not based on the number of page views, but. Everyone knows about road rage it has been featured on tv shows, in hollywood movies, and even in video games, but what’s really the psychology behind the road rage phenomenon and what.
Driving makes you angry, anonymous, and emotionally tone-deaf photo by shalunts/shutterstock here’s a scenario that should be familiar: you’re driving along on the highway suddenly. The psychology of road rage road rage, and it is one of the leading causes of traffic accidents and violent confrontations between angry drivers.
File:traffic jam rio de janeiro 03 2008 28jpg road rage is an aspect of aggressive driving behavior which may include behaviour such as rude gestures, verbal insults, deliberately driving.
Psychology on the road by ann conkle and catherine west with gas prices rising dramatically, many people are turning to mass transit but for the vast majority, cars are still the main mode. How to stay safe while driving and minimize road rage outbursts. Drivers who are more likely to get road rage take more risks, have more hostile and aggressive thoughts journal of counseling psychology, 50 (2), 123-132.