Accession Number:

AD0786877

Title:

Research and Development Professionals: An Examination of the Personal Value Systems and Operative Goals of the Scientists, Engineers and Managers in One Government R and D Organization.

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

71.0

Abstract:

The purpose of the research was to investigate organization goals, personal value systems, and the operative goals of professionals in a research and development organization. The approach followed was to develop a set of value concepts determined to be behaviorally relevant to RD professionals identify a set of goals which were appropriate incorporate value concepts, goals, and demographic variables in a questionnaire administer the questionnaire to the professional members of a major federal government research facility determine the primary value orientations of the professionals and the greatest behavioral relevance and develop a hierarchical ranking of the official goals.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE