Accession Number : AD0850175

Title :   Proceedings of the Civil Defense Systems Evaluation Research Conference. Volume I. October 14-17, 1968 held at The Institute for Defense Analyses, Arlington, Virginia.

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF CIVIL DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 280

Abstract : Contents: Social and Psychological Factors in Systems Evaluation; Description of National Institutions and Quantitative Analysis of Institutional Problems in a Postattack Environment; Local Civil Defense System Synthesis; Vulnerability of Local Transportation Systems; Local Distribution System Configurations; Land Use Relationship to Population Survival; Prediction of Urban Casualties and the Medical Load from a High-Yield Nuclear Burst; Casualty Prediction Comparisons Utilizing the Shelter Evaluation Program; Highlights of Transportation Vulnerability Studies 1959-1968; DoD Industrial Defense Programs; Social and Psychological Constraints in the System; Measures of Effectiveness for Systems Evaluations.

Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA), (*CIVIL DEFENSE, (*NUCLEAR WARFARE, CIVIL DEFENSE), SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, TRANSPORTATION, VULNERABILITY, ECONOMICS, SOCIAL SCIENCES, SHELTERS, NUCLEAR EXPLOSION DAMAGE, INDUSTRIES, MOBILIZATION, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, CIVIL DEFENSE, CIVILIAN PERSONNEL, POPULATION, BEHAVIOR, URBAN AREAS, NUCLEAR WARFARE CASUALTIES, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL), MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION.

Subject Categories : Sociology and Law
      Civil Defense
      Nuclear Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE