Accession Number:

AD0646943

Title:

PUBLIC RESPONSE TO THE NORTHEASTERN POWER BLACKOUT.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL OPINION RESEARCH CENTER CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

116.0

Abstract:

A survey was conducted of 1,313 residents of northeastern United States to determine public reaction to the massive power failure which occurred on November 9, 1965, and which engulfed that area in darkness. It was felt that the survey would increase knowledge of societys ability to cope with disaster.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE