Accession Number:

AD0726961

Title:

A Model of Society to Use in Systematic Analysis and Management Planning for Societies under Stress: Further Development

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

HUMAN SCIENCES RESEARCH INC MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

134.0

Abstract:

The report describes further development of a systems model of society to be used as a tool in planning for societal recovery following nuclear attack. The basic elements of the system were presented in an earlier report, A Model of Society to Use in Systematic Analysis and Management Planning for Societies under Stress the present report emphasizes the needs systems-efforts equations of the societal model and covers in detail the general systemic implications of specific human needs implications for the consumer demand subsystem implications for the institution-building subsystem and general implications for recovery planning. The report concludes with a description of developments in the social sciences related to the potential of societal modeling.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Psychology
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE