Accession Number : ADA260845

Title :   A Dictionary of Acquisition and Contracting Terms.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Omeechevarria, George L.

Report Date : DEC 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 124

Abstract : This thesis is a continuation of research initiated by LCDR Daniel Ryan, SC, USN to establish a basis for defining words and terms used in the field of contracting. The ten terms selected for this thesis were synthesized from collected definitions, Government regulations and contracting literature and reviewed by National Contract Management Association professionals in previous research efforts. This work differs from previous research in that it takes the terms from those efforts which generated significant diversity and refines them using a modified Delphi Technique. This research is a joint effort conducted by students at the Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey. California, and the Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio.... Definition of acquisition and contracting terms.

Descriptors :   *DICTIONARIES, *LINGUISTICS, CONTRACTS, DELPHI TECHNIQUES, REGULATIONS, THESES, LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT, MILITARY PROCUREMENT, CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION, DELPHI TECHNIQUES.

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE