Accession Number : ADA044158
Title : Ending the Draft -- The Story of the All Volunteer Force
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH ORGANIZATION ALEXANDRIA VA
Personal Author(s) : Lee, Gus C ; Parker, Geoffrey Y
Report Date : Apr 1977
Pagination or Media Count : 554
Abstract : This report contains a history of the All Volunteer Force. The decision-making process for moving to the All Volunteer Force is described and the factors which led to the elimination of the draft are analyzed. The impact of this major change in military manpower policy is assessed. A bibliography is included.
Descriptors : *MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES) , *ALL VOLUNTEER , MILITARY PERSONNEL , POLICIES , UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT , DECISION MAKING , IMPACT , COST ANALYSIS , VOLUNTEERS , RECRUITING , MANPOWER , SELECTION , LEGISLATION , PUBLIC OPINION
Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE