Accession Number : ADA138219

Title :   Mobilization and Defense Management Technical Reports Series. Mobilization Studies Program Report. Selective Service Boards. Will They Be Ready?

Descriptive Note : Research rept. 1982-1983,

Corporate Author : INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Armstrong,E L ; Edwards,F C ; Gest,R , III ; Myerchin,T S ; Southworth,D M

PDF Url : ADA138219

Report Date : May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 93

Abstract : This paper investigates the potential for measuring and improving the attitudes and retention rate of Selective Service Board members. It was hypothesized that improving attitudes and retention would improve performance which, in turn, would increase the probability that sufficient concripts could be processed to support a protracted war. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Management planning and control, *Personnel management, *Personnel selection, *Defense systems, *Manpower, *Recruiting, Military personnel, Replacement, National security, Operational readiness, Mobilization, Models, Retention(General), Jobs, Motivation, Attitudes(Psychology)

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE