Accession Number : AD0463787


Title :   Human Factors in Tactical Nuclear Combat


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.


Corporate Author : GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV ALEXANDRIA VA HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH OFFICE


Personal Author(s) : Vineberg, Robert


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/463787.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 97


Abstract : The general objectives of this study are to draw together information that may provide bases for predicting human behavior in nuclear warfare, to analyze this information for implications concerning possible preparation for such warfare, and to develop a means for estimating the psychological casualties that are likely to occur on the nuclear battlefield.


Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR WARFARE , *WAR GAMES , *TACTICAL WARFARE , NUCLEAR WEAPONS , MILITARY PERSONNEL , GROUP DYNAMICS , MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION , FEAR , MILITARY TRAINING , CIVILIAN PERSONNEL , NEUROLOGY , GAME THEORY , FATIGUE(PHYSIOLOGY) , REACTION(PSYCHOLOGY) , PSYCHIATRY , NUCLEAR WARFARE CASUALTIES , EMOTIONS , MENTAL DISORDERS


Subject Categories : Nuclear Warfare


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE