Accession Number : ADA187073

Title :   Relationship between the Soldier in the Military Unit and in the Military Family.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. Apr 86-Apr 87,

Corporate Author : ISRAELI INST FOR MILITARY STUDIES ZIKHRON YA'AKOV

Personal Author(s) : Gal, Reuven

PDF Url : ADA187073

Report Date : 01 May 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : The purpose of this research is to explore the interrelationships between the soldier's behavior within his unit and the military family's patterns of adjustment. Specifically, sources of stress within the two environments - the military unit and the family - and their impact on both parties are investigated. One hundred families (husband and wives) of military personnel from the Israeli Defence Forces (DF) comprise the sample for this study. In depth interviews and questionnaires provide the main tools for data collection. Keywords: Military family; Stress(Psychology); Coping; Stress management.

Descriptors :   *BEHAVIOR, *FAMILY MEMBERS, *MILITARY PERSONNEL, *INTERPERSONAL RELATIONS, ARMY PERSONNEL, DATA ACQUISITION, DEPTH, INTERVIEWING, MANAGEMENT, PSYCHOLOGY, STRESSES, TOOLS, STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY), ADJUSTMENT(PSYCHOLOGY), ISRAEL

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE