Accession Number : ADA132912

Title :   The Extended Battalion Command Tour.

Descriptive Note : Study project rept.,


Personal Author(s) : Broyles,Robert F ; LaBlonde,George T ; Forest,Ronald P ; Potter,Clifton A

PDF Url : ADA132912

Report Date : 13 May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 73

Abstract : This group study is an analysis of 05/06 commander's views of the length of time in command. 593 questionnaires were sent to present and former commanders and a return rate of 90% was achieved which reflected the great interest in the subject. There was overall opposition to a policy of command beyond 24 months and an overwhelming opposition to command beyond 30 months. This report contains the questionnaire and a detailed, statistical analysis of the responses.

Descriptors :   *Military commanders, *Battalion level organizations, *Job satisfaction, Attitudes(Psychology), Time intervals, Promotion(Advancement), Performance(Human), Officer personnel, Army Personnel, Personnel selection, Perception(Psychology), Questionnaires, Surveys, Statistical analysis

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE