Accession Number : AD0491193

Title :   PERFORMANCE UNDER STRESS: A REVIEW AND CRITIQUE OF RECENT STUDIES,

Corporate Author : HUMAN FACTORS RESEARCH INC LOS ANGELES CA

Personal Author(s) : Harris, William ; Mackie, Robert R. ; Wilson, Clark L.

Report Date : JUL 1956

Pagination or Media Count : 86

Abstract : Staff members of this project undertook a survey of the literature of recent studies that bear on the general problem of human performance under adverse conditions. The purpose has been to try to achieve some systemization in the wide variety of studies purportedly concerned with performance under stress and to derive implications for future studies in this ares. (Author)

Descriptors :   *STRESS (PSYCHOLOGY)), *STRESS (PHYSIOLOGY)), PERFORMANCE (HUMAN), FATIGUE (PHYSIOLOGY), CONFINED ENVIRONMENTS, CONFINEMENT (PSYCHOLOGY), MEASUREMENT, REVIEWS.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE