Accession Number : ADA316780

Title :   Mobilizing U.S. Industry in World War II,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL DEFENSE UNIV WASHINGTON DC INST FOR NATIONAL STRATEGIC STUDIES

Personal Author(s) : Gropman, Alan L.

PDF Url : ADA316780

Report Date : AUG 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 170

Abstract : Contents include: Mobilization Activities Before Pearl Harbor Day; Education for Mobilization; Interwar Planning for Industrial Mobilization; Mobilizing for War: 1939 to 1941; The War Production Board; The Controlled Materials Pan; The Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion; U.S. Production in World War II; Balancing Military and Civilian Needs; Overcoming Raw Material Scarcities; Maritime Construction; and, People Mobilization: 'Rosie the Riveter.'

Descriptors :   *MILITARY HISTORY, *LESSONS LEARNED, *INDUSTRIAL MOBILIZATION, *MILITARY PLANNING, *LOGISTICS PLANNING, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), MILITARY PERSONNEL, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, DECISION MAKING, LEADERSHIP, PRODUCTION, EDUCATION, ECONOMICS, MATERIALS, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, CIVILIAN PERSONNEL, LABOR MARKETS, MARINE ENGINEERING, PEARL HARBOR.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Humanities and History
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE