Accession Number:

ADA050533

Title:

The Stereotype of Scientists and Engineers: Fact or Fiction.

Descriptive Note:

Study project rept.,

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT COLL FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-10-23

Pagination or Media Count:

47.0

Abstract:

The management of research and engineering personnel is a topic of particular interest to those who find themselves, or may find themselves, so involved. A review of the basic theories of human behavior upon which much of motivational management practice is based is conducted. A study of the behavioral patterns of scientists and engineers in a Government Laboratory is conducted. The relationships between the results of this study and current psychological and managerial theory are briefly discussed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Psychology
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE