Accession Number : AD0775839

Title :   Problem Solution and Effectiveness: A Systems Analysis of Local Coordinators.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : IOWA STATE UNIV AMES DEPT OF SOCIOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Klonglan,Gerald E. ; Mulford,Charles L. ; Faisal,Caroline S.

Report Date : SEP 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 81

Abstract : The report is one of three research reports about local effectiveness of civil preparedness director/coordinators, the result of a study of local coordinators selected as a representative sample (478) of all coordinators on the IMIS system and who completed a very intensive mailed questionnaire. It presents and discusses the major problems DCPA coordinators face in their local communities. The data were obtained from a mailed questionnaire sent to a representative sample of 478 coordinators. The major groups of problems included problems: (1) with resources, (2) with local government, (3) with the public, and (4) in general.

Descriptors :   *Civil defense, *Personnel, *Performance(Human), *Systems analysis, Problem solving, Community relations, Resources, Public relations, Questionnaires, Regression analysis, Efficiency

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE