Accession Number : AD0003117


Title :   BASIC STUDIES ON INDIVIDUAL GROUP BEHAVIOR


Descriptive Note : Annual technical rept.


Corporate Author : MINNESOTA UNIV MINNEAPOLIS


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/003117.pdf


Report Date : 15 Feb 1953


Pagination or Media Count : 19


Abstract : Progress is summarized for the following projects: (a) group structure and function as related to the personality characteristics and interests of group members, (b) cohesive and disruptive tendencies in coalition type groups, and (c) the role of language in behavior. The latter project included studies of the associative factors in verbal behavior, syntactical features of speech as diagnostic and prognostic indexes, and conditions affecting reception of controversial statements.


Descriptors :   *GROUP DYNAMICS , LANGUAGE , ASSOCIATIVE PROCESSING , BEHAVIOR , SPEECH , PERSONALITY , VERBAL BEHAVIOR


Subject Categories : Psychology
      Linguistics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE