Cohesion in military and aviation psychology

an annotated bibliography and suggestions for U.S. Army aviation by Robert L. Grice

Publisher: U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences in Arlington, VA

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Other titlesAn annotated bibliography and suggestions for U.S. Army aviation.
StatementRobert L. Grice, Lawrence C. Katz.
SeriesTechnical report -- 1166., Technical report (U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences) -- 1166.
ContributionsU.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 26, 48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
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Open LibraryOL17725699M

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The purpose of this review was to examine the cohesion-related literature in military and aviation psychology from the past decade to identify a set of characteristics associated with cohesive teams that can readily be applied to the Army rotary-wing aviation environment.

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In military units, strong bonds can help Service Members cope better with stressful events, depression, and trauma. group cohesion (or cohesiveness) and its antecedents and consequences, locating a considerable body of new research, including both published and unpublished stud-ies in the military, sports, social psychology, and industrial-organizational behavior literatures.

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Military Cohesion, Culture and Social Psychology Charles Kirke Centre for Human Systems, Cranfield University, Defence Academy of the United Kingdom, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA, UK View further author informationCited by: Unit cohesion is a military concept, defined by one former United States Chief of staff in the early s as "the bonding together of soldiers in such a way as to sustain their will and commitment to each other, the unit, and mission accomplishment, despite combat or mission stress".

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This book discusses The Significance of Military Cohesion, Measuring Military Power, Why Soldiers Fight, Characteristics of a Cohesive Army, Organizational Characteristics, Small Group and Unit Characteristics, and Leadership Characteristics.

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Griffith, “The Measurement of Group Cohesion in U.S. Army Units,” Basic and Applied Social Psychology 9 (): – ; G. Siebold, “Conceptualization and Definitions of Military Unit Cohesiveness” (paper presented at the 95th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, New York, NY, August ); and G.

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