Accession Number : AD0764604

Title :   Politico-Military Gaming in the USAWC Curriculum.

Descriptive Note : Group study project rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Heitzke,Kenneth S. ; O'Donohue,Daniel A.

Report Date : 24 MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 67

Abstract : The purpose of the report is to determine if computer assisted politico-military or international relations games should be included in the curriculum of the USAWC resident course. Data used was that obtained from a literature search as well as participation in two computerized games and observation of play of a game at ICAF. Game objectives and computer requirements of suitable games were compared with curriculum objectives and computer support available. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*EDUCATION, MILITARY PERSONNEL), (*WAR GAMES, EDUCATION), SIMULATION, UNIVERSITIES, TEACHING METHODS, COMPUTERS, POLITICAL SCIENCE, MILITARY STRATEGY, DECISION MAKING, STUDENTS, ARMY PERSONNEL, OFFICER PERSONNEL

Subject Categories : Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE