Analysis of Lost Person Behavior: An Aid to Search Planning / Edition 3

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780970049407
  • Publisher: Barkleigh Productions, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/28/2000
  • Edition description: REVISED
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 66
  • Sales rank: 1,470,009
  • Product dimensions: 5.80 (w) x 8.80 (h) x 0.20 (d)

Table of Contents

General Aspects of Behavior by Lost Persons 8
Behavior While Lost 11
Basis for the Search Plan 15
Evaluation of the Scene 17
Direction 19
Terrain Evaluation 20
Probable Distances Covered by Missing Persons 22
Small Children (1-6 year of age) 22 Cases 23
Children (6-12 year of age) 24 Cases 25
Hunters 100 Cases 27
Hikers 44 Cases 29
Miscellaneous Outdoor Persons 15 Cases 31
Elderly Persons (Above 65 Years of Age) 24 Cases 33
Special Categories
Mentally Challenged 8 Cases 35
Despondents 5 Cases 35
Probability Zones 36
Probability Charts 37
Probability Tables 39
Information Relevant to Prediction of Location 52
Example Problem 55
Survivability 57
Limitations of this study 61
References 63
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