Accession Number : AD0735040

Title :   Project REALISTIC: Evaluation and Modification of Reading, Listening, and Arithmetic Needs in Military Jobs Having Civilian Counterparts,

Corporate Author : HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH ORGANIZATION ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s) : Sticht,Thomas G. ; Caylor,John S. ; Kern,Richard P.

Report Date : SEP 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : The papers in the collection present a description of, and the results of, research in Work Unit REALISTIC. In addition to the first paper which is an overview, the three papers are: 'Psychometric Determination of Relationships Among Literacy Skills and Job Proficiency,' 'Reading Ability, Readability, and Readership: Identifying Job-Related Reading Tasks Performed by Cooks, Clerks, and Mechanics,' and 'Reducing Discrepancies Between Literacy Skill Levels and Personnel and Literacy demands of Jobs.' (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), MILITARY PERSONNEL), (*READING, *JOB ANALYSIS), MATHEMATICS, INSTRUCTION MANUALS, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, ARMY TRAINING

Subject Categories : Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE