Accession Number : ADA309982

Title :   Gender, Stress, and Coping in the U.S. Military. Volume 2. Historical Perspectives on Acculturation, Deployment, and Contingency Stresses.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : UNIFORMED SERVICES UNIV OF THE HEALTH SCIENCES BETHESDA MD DEPT OF PSYCHIATRY

Personal Author(s) : Ursano, Robert J. ; Norwood, Ann E. ; Fullerton, Carol S. ; Sutton, Loree K. ; Levinson, Catherine

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Report Date : OCT 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 171

Abstract : This volume derives from discussions with national and international experts to increase the understanding of gender, stress and coping in the U.S. military. It contains personal observations from a number of distinguished women who currently hold, or have held, senior leadership positions in both traditional and nontraditional fields for women. Insight is provided on deployment, contingency stresses and historical perspectives on acculturation.

Descriptors :   *STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY), *TRAUMATIC SHOCK, *MENTAL DISORDERS, MILITARY PERSONNEL, DEPLOYMENT, POLICIES, EMERGENCIES, LEADERSHIP, LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT, COMBAT READINESS, HEALTH, STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS, MILITARY MEDICINE, ACTIVE DUTY, PHYSICAL FITNESS, HEALTH CARE FACILITIES, WOMEN.

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE