Accession Number:

AD0618568

Title:

REPORT OF WORKING GROUP ON HUMAN BEHAVIOR UNDER CONDITIONS OF MILITARY SERVICE,

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Corporate Author:

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT BOARD WASHINGTON D C WORKING GROUP ON HUMAN BEHAVIOR (MILITARY SERVICE)

Report Date:

1951-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

440.0

Abstract:

Contents Increasing the effectiveness of combat effort Personnel policies and research Mobilization of manpower Demographic aspects Human skills and capacities National character Mobilization and national community Optimum utilization Transition from civilian to military life Rationale of selection and classification Psychological and psychiatric selection and classification Physical examinations and standards Sensory abilities, Selection and classification of skills Preinduction aptitude and occupational evaluation Selection, classification, and assignment of officers, specialists and civilian employes Management practices in personnel operations Sample problems in adjusting to military life Military training Motivation, incentives, and discipline in training Content methods, and management of training Utilization of military manpower Motivation for and adaptation to combat Rotation and redistribution Adaptation Geography, climate, and indigenous population Leadership Safety Human engineering Proficiency measurement and job analysis The military group Organization Primary groups in stress of combat.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE