Accession Number:

ADA350707

Title:

Comparative International Military Personnel Policies.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 27 Aug 91-28 Aug 95,

Corporate Author:

HULL UNIV (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

277.0

Abstract:

This report looks at the problems associated with the recruitment and employment of military personnel in Western industrialized society. It is particularly concerned with issues relating to the recruitment and retention within the military of homosexuals, that is, those individuals who have a sexual propensity for persons of their own gender. After reviewing the legal definitions of homosexuality, homosexual acts and homosexual offenses, the Report concentrates on issues of policies, practices and problems. These are analyzed in the context of seven countries Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, and the Netherlands, Scandinavia and the United Kingdom. Ten national reports are presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE