The Stress of Battle: Quantifying Human Performance in Combat

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Traces the development of quantitative historical analysis techniques within the Ministry of Defence from studies conducted in the 1970s. This work covers such issues as: operational research and historical analysis; combat trials, armour and anti-armour effectiveness; heroism and combat degradation; and analysis of shock and surprise effects.

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Rowland, David & Great BritainDefence Science and Technology Laboratory & Great BritainMinistry of Defence
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Book Description TSO, 2006. Hardback. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Fine/Nr Fine 1ST EDITION TSO HARDBACK, WITH COLOUR PHOTOS, IMPRESSIVE ORIGINAL STUDY OF THE EFFECTS OF PERFORMANCE COMBAT. Light surface crease to top edge of DJ and slight rub to tips of boards else Fine and bright. Worldwide Shipping IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH This publication traces the development of quantitative historical analysis techniques within the Ministry of Defence from studies (including trials and exercise monitoring) conducted in the 1970s. This analysis enables information to be compiled on more realistic combat modelling (using comparisons between simulated and real combat), particularly in relation to human behaviour and reactions, underpinning operational effectiveness, force structures and equipment procurement studies. Issues covered include: an introduction to operational research and historical analysis; combat trials, armour and anti-armour effectiveness studies; heroism and combat degradation; historical analysis of shock Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Military history/fiction; Psychology/Mental Illness/Addiction; ISBN: 0117730467. ISBN/EAN: 9780117730465. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 062365. Bookseller Inventory # 062365

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