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Title Senior citizens and driving [electronic resource] / Tamara Thompson, book editor.
Publication Info. Detroit : Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning, c2008.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-Opposing Viewpoints In Context    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 101 p. ; 23 cm.
Series At issue. Social issues
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 90-94) and index.
Contents Senior drivers are a growing public danger / Robert Davis and Anthony DeBarros -- Seniors are safe drivers / David Loughran, Seth Seabury and Laura Zakaras -- Society must balance safety concerns with the needs of senior drivers / Byron Thames -- The nation's roads increase driving dangers for seniors / Hal Karp -- Seniors who stop driving decline more faster than those who still drive / -- More seniors than younger drivers die in auto accidents / -- Seniors who cannot drive grapple with isolation / Gordon Dickson -- Senior drivers should be screened more thoroughly than others / Katherine Siggerud -- Taking keys away from senior drivers is a challenge for families / Janice Gallagher -- The national agenda should include senior driving issues / Ezra Ochshorn -- Better transit programs would help seniors give up driving / Helen Kerschner and Joan Harris.
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Subject Older automobile drivers -- United States.
Older people -- United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Older people -- Transportation -- United States.
Traffic safety -- United States.
Added Author Thompson, Tamara.
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
ISBN 9780737740547 (hardcover)
073774054X (hardcover)
9780737740554 (pbk.)
0737740558 (pbk.)
OCLC # sseb_ssj0000919723
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