Accession Number : AD0747272

Title :   Psychobiological Factors Associated with Monotony Tolerance.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jun 71-31 May 72,

Corporate Author : AMERICAN INSTITUTES FOR RESEARCH SILVER SPRING MD INST FOR RESEARCH IN PSYCHOBIOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Myers,Thomas I.

Report Date : JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 75

Abstract : The research goal was to identify the characteristics of an individual predictive of his tolerance for extreme monotony, as an eventual aid in the selection of persons for duty in isolated and monotonous settings. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PSYCHOPHYSICS, STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY)), (*NAVAL PERSONNEL, SELECTION), (*ENDURANCE(PHYSIOLOGY), ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS), MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, PERSONALITY, CONFINED ENVIRONMENTS, SENSORY DEPRIVATION, TOLERANCES(PHYSIOLOGY), STATISTICAL PROCESSES, FACTOR ANALYSIS, ADJUSTMENT(PSYCHOLOGY), PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE