Accession Number:

ADA127025

Title:

Relating the Military: A Public Affairs Perspective of the All-Volunteer Force

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL DEFENSE UNIV FORT MCNAIR DC RESEARCH DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

106.0

Abstract:

The authors research selectively traces the public affairs history of draft obolition, analyzes administration actions through US withdrawal from Vietnam, and evaluates military and other government public affairs activity, or lack of it, in support of all-volunteer force AVF recruiting and retention from 1973 into 1981. The research parallels of four-step public relations process commonly accepted by public relations PR practitioners 1 fact- finding and research 2 information campaign planning and community relations 3 implementation and communication and 4 feedback and evaluation.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE