Accession Number : AD0604991

Title :   SOLDIERS' ATTITUDES TOWARD FOODS IN A TROPICAL ENVIRONMENT; PART 2, PILOT EXPERIMENT: METHODS FOR INDUCING FAVORABLE ATTITUDES TOWARD NOVEL AND FAMILIAR FOODS IN A TROPICAL ENVIRONMENT.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : QUARTERMASTER FOOD AND CONTAINER INST FOR THE ARMED FORCES CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s) : McCoy,John L.

Report Date : AUG 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 90

Abstract : This is the 2nd part of a study of factors affecting soldiers' acceptance of QMC material, particularly of foods, in tropical environments. This report describes three methods for introducing unfamiliar and familiar foods in a jungle setting, and compares the relative effectiveness of each method in changing attitudes. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MILITARY RATIONS, ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY)), (*FOOD, ACCEPTABILITY), TROPICAL REGIONS, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE