Accession Number : AD0622219

Title :   DEVELOPMENT OF A METHOD FOR OBTAINING PERSONAL PREFERENCES FROM WITHIN SMALL GROUPS, AND THE RELATIONSHIP OF SUCH EVALUATIONS TO OTHER PSYCHIATRIC AND PSYCHOLOGICAL DATA,

Descriptive Note : Report no. 1 on BuMed project X-246.

Corporate Author : NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB NEW LONDON CONN

Personal Author(s) : Wiggin,B. E. ; Bartlett,N. R.

Report Date : 25 JAN 1944

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The personal preference technique employs instead the opinions of many who are not expert, but who have had opportunity for more adequate observation of each other than is ever possible for an instructor. The technique was investigated for its feasibility as a supplement to instructors' grades.

Descriptors :   (*GROUP DYNAMICS, PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS), (*SUBMARINE PERSONNEL, PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS), TRAINING, PSYCHIATRY, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, PERSONALITY, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, PERSONALITY, PUBLIC OPINION, DECISION MAKING, STUDENTS, NAVAL PERSONNEL

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE