Accession Number : AD0605033

Title :   POLITICAL BEHAVIOR IN A CRISIS; SOME OBSERVATIONS FROM THE BERLIN BLOCKADE,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Davison,W. P.

Report Date : 30 APR 1956

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : The Berlin blockade of 1948 is presented as an opportunity to study mass attitudes and mass political behavior in a crisis. It is concluded that knowledge of attitudes is not a sufficient basis on which to predict political behavior.

Descriptors :   (*BERLIN, POLITICAL SCIENCE), (*POLITICAL SCIENCE, BERLIN), PUBLIC OPINION, LABOR UNIONS, AIR TRANSPORTATION, FOOD DISPENSING, SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, COMMUNISM, POPULATION, LEADERSHIP, USSR

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE