Accession Number : ADA154062


Title :   The Analysis of Soviet Military Manpower


Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,


Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA


Personal Author(s) : Gurdeniz, Cem


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a154062.pdf


Report Date : Dec 1984


Pagination or Media Count : 153


Abstract : The effectiveness of any military force can be determined by the capabilities and reliability of its individual members. This has always been the primary concern for military strategists and decision makers. Prediction of human performance is still a problem for the administrative science area as well as military manpower area. Having such a big armed force, the Soviet Union confronts manpower problems which can affect overall military effectiveness. This thesis investigates the qualitative and quantitative problems of Soviet military manpower. It looks at Soviet demography manpower availability, ethic issues, training and education. It also attempts to appraise the performance of the Soviet soldier.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY PERSONNEL , *MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN) , *MANPOWER , USSR , COMBAT EFFECTIVENESS , DECISION MAKING , MANAGEMENT , PREDICTIONS , ARMY PERSONNEL , MOBILIZATION , PERFORMANCE(HUMAN) , DEMOGRAPHY , MORALE , THESES , HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING , RELIABILITY , AVAILABILITY , MILITARY TRAINING , OFFICER PERSONNEL


Subject Categories : Humanities and History


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE