ERIC Number: EJ458374
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
What Characterizes Successful Enlistees in the All-Volunteer Force: A Study of Male Recruits in the U.S. Navy.
Cooke, Timothy W.; Quester, Aline O.
Social Science Quarterly, v73 n2 p238-52 Jun 1992
Examines the relationship between male U.S. Navy recruits' background characteristics and successful outcomes in the form of completion of obligated service, promotion, or retention. Concludes that high school graduates, recruits with higher test scores, African-American and Hispanic recruits, and those admitted through the Navy's Delayed Entry Program are most likely to have successful outcomes. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Policymakers
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Armed Forces Qualification Test