Accession Number:

ADA018031

Title:

Decision Making: A Social Informational Interaction Process.

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

PURDUE UNIV LAFAYETTE IND

Report Date:

1975-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

The report lists and discusses the research efforts under an ONR contract on analysis of factors contributing to task group effectiveness under various conditions of stress. After a discussion of rationale and background for the research, the research methodologies are detailed. Accomplishments are then discussed under three headings 1 reviews of the pertinent literature, 2 developments and modifications of methodology and 3 data collection and interpretation of research results. The last of these categories refering to a series of technical reports is again subdivided into reports of research data on a perceptions by decision makers, b their attributions of causality and responsibility, c decision making proper, and d social cooperation and aid as it relates to potential group decision making settings. The data were primarily collected in decision making settings associated with a complex experimental simulation under various levels of experimentally induced stress.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE