Accession Number : AD0710510

Title :   RESEARCH ON METHODS FOR ESTABLISHING MINIMUM PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS FOR NAVY JOBS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Jun 51-15 Jun 52,

Corporate Author : WAYNE UNIV DETROIT MICH PERSONNEL RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Browne,C. G. ; Germain,George L.

Report Date : 15 JUN 1952

Pagination or Media Count : 69

Abstract : Project activities during the period 15 June 1951 through 15 June 1952 included: a survey of literature on physical demands analysis, physical capacities analysis, physical efficiency tests, and the development and utilization of physical profiling systems; compilation of a bibliography; collection of physical capacities forms and physical demands forms; a detailed analysis of the items found on physical demands forms and physical capacities forms; collection of manuals and other descriptive literature on physical demands forms, physical capacities forms, and physical profiling systems; development of experimental physical requirements and physical capacities forms; and development of a research design for testing and evaluating the experimental forms; collection and tabulation of data through use of the experimental physical requirements form. The report summarizes these activities and the results thereof, and presents suggestions for further research. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, NAVAL RESEARCH), (*JOB ANALYSIS, NAVAL RESEARCH), (*PHYSICAL FITNESS, STANDARDS), MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, SPECIFICATIONS, REVIEWS

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE