Accession Number : ADP001404

Title :   Measuring and Improving the Readability of Military Documents,

Corporate Author : HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH ORGANIZATION ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s) : Hooke,Lydia R.

Report Date : 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The author outlines a case against the utility of readability measurement for the military and then go on to introduce a possible alternative for improving readability, which relies on computer technology already available.

Descriptors :   *Military publications, *Documents, *Comprehension, *Computer applications, Measurement, Performance(Human), Cognition, Operational effectiveness, Computer aided design, Editing, Reading, Skills, Reading machines, Symposia

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE