Accession Number:

ADA002437

Title:

Navy Leadership: Are Recruit Expectations Accurate

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

BATTELLE HUMAN AFFAIRS RESEARCH CENTERS SEATTLE WA

Report Date:

1974-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

The expectations of 303 new Navy recruits regarding the type of leadership climate and leadership power practices they would experience during basic training and later on in Navy duty were compared with reports of these actual situations by 365 basic trainees and 599 experienced enlisted men. The expectations of the new recruits regarding boot camp are discussed for significant inaccuracies on six of ten leadership climate and power variables.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE