Accession Number:

ADA613744

Title:

Development of a Taxonomy of Sociocultural Factors that Influence Decision Making

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 May 2012-13 Jan 2013

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD HUMAN RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING DIRECTORATE

Report Date:

2015-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

64.0

Abstract:

The US Army Research Laboratory s ARL s Human Research and Engineering Directorate HRED launched a research program entitled Relevant Information for Social Cultural Depiction RISC-D. The RISC-D program is concentrated on understanding and modeling the sociocultural factors that affect Soldier and Commander decision making, specially addressing how a Soldier s own cultural background influences their own decision making. This report discusses the development of a taxonomy of sociocultural factors that influence decision making to include the development process, the elements of the taxonomy, the proposed model and general framework.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE