Accession Number : ADA956095
Title : The Role of Behavioral Science in Physical Security. Proceedings of the Annual Symposium (1st) 29-30 April 1976.
Descriptive Note : Special publication,
Corporate Author : NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS GAITHERSBURG MD
Personal Author(s) : Kramer, Joel J.
Report Date : NOV 1977
Pagination or Media Count : 125
Abstract : This document contains the proceedings of a 2-day Symposium/Workshop held in April 1976 on the application of behavioral science to the problems of physical security. The formal papers are divided into three topical sections: (1) Threat Analysisbehavioral Factors and Consequences, (2) Human Reliability-Response Forces vs. Adversary, and (3) Methods of Measuring Behavioral Impact-Quantitative vs. Qualitative. Timely questions and challenges were explored in open discussion sessions following many of the presentations. The volume concludes with a brief summary of the panel-type workshop on the subject of threat analysis held on the second day. Attributes; Physical security; Psychological deterrence; Terrorism; Threat analysis, Behavioral science, Human factors, Human reliability.
Descriptors : *THREAT EVALUATION, BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, DETERRENCE, DOCUMENTS, HUMANS, IMPACT, PANELS, RELIABILITY, RESPONSE, SECURITY, TERRORISM, THREATS, VOLUME, WORKSHOPS, SYMPOSIA.
Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Government and Political Science
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE