Accession Number : ADA118948

Title :   Salient Mainstream and Hispanic Values in a Navy Training Environment: An Anthropological Description.

Descriptive Note : Interim Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV AT URBANA DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Rojas,Louis A

PDF Url : ADA118948

Report Date : Aug 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 77

Abstract : This report summarizes observations, interviews, and analyses compiled during the anthropological study of the recruit training process of the Recruit Training Command, U.S. Navy Training Center, San Diego, California. This research is a segment of a larger project designed to attain a combined anthropological and psychological understanding of Hispanic cultures of North America, Generally the research focuses on Hispanic perceptions of, and performances within, various Anglo-dominated organizational environments. More specifically this study examines the behavior and experience of Hispanic recruits in the U.S. Navy.

Descriptors :   *Naval training, *Recruits, *Hispanics, *Culture, *Behavior, Recruiting, Naval personnel, Perception, Performance(Human), Skills, Cross culture(Sociology), Adjustment(Psychology), Leadership, Racial discrimination, Families(Human), Attitudes(Psychology), Job satisfaction, Motivation, Careers, Surveys

Subject Categories : Sociology and Law
      Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE