Accession Number : ADA215179


Title :   30TH Annual Conference of the Military Testing Association Held in Arlington, Virginia on 27 November-2 December 1988


Descriptive Note : Conference Proceedings


Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH INST FOR THE BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES ALEXANDRIA VA


Personal Author(s) : Gilbert, Arthur C ; Herring, Richard D ; Smith, Norman D ; Smootz, Edwin R ; Stewart, II, John E ; Miles, Jr , John L ; Lickteig, Carl W ; Modrick, John A ; Rossmeissl, Paul G ; Jezior, Barbara A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a215179.pdf


Report Date : 02 Dec 1988


Pagination or Media Count : 977


Abstract : These proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the Military Testing Association document the presentations given at paper and panel sessions during the Conference. The papers represent a broad range of topics by contributors from the military, industrial, and educational communities both foreign and domestic. Major session topics include: Human factors; Leadership; Manpower trends; Occupational analysis; Testing; Military training. Keywords: Military personnel; Personnel management/selection/retention; Test methods; Achievement/Performance tests; Reduced oxygen conditions; Group dynamics; Combat readiness; Military psychology; Decision making; Officer personnel; Job analysis specialists; Computer applications; Psychometrics; Leadership prediction; Family members; Test construction psychology; Measures of effectiveness; Learning difficulties; Psychomotor tests; Computer aided instruction; On-the-job training; Foreign language/cognitive skills.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY PERSONNEL , *PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT , *TEST METHODS , *PERSONNEL SELECTION , *MILITARY TRAINING , DECISION MAKING , LEADERSHIP , GROUP DYNAMICS , EDUCATION , COGNITION , REDUCTION , LEARNING , COMPUTER AIDED INSTRUCTION , OFFICER PERSONNEL , SPECIALISTS , COMPUTER APPLICATIONS , PATTERNS , MILITARY APPLICATIONS , MANPOWER , OXYGEN , TEST CONSTRUCTION(PSYCHOLOGY) , FOREIGN LANGUAGES , ACHIEVEMENT TESTS , PSYCHOMOTOR TESTS , MILITARY PSYCHOLOGY , JOB ANALYSIS , PSYCHOMETRICS , PERSONNEL RETENTION , HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING , FAMILY MEMBERS , SKILLS , JOB TRAINING , PREDICTIONS , PERFORMANCE TESTS , COMBAT READINESS


Subject Categories : Psychology
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE