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New opportunities for military women

effects upon readiness, cohesion, and morale

by Margaret C. Harrell

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Morale,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Women,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Operational readiness,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Unit cohesion

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMargaret C. Harrell, Laura L. Miller.
      ContributionsMiller, Laura L., 1967-, United States. Dept. of Defense. Office of the Secretary of Defense., National Defense Research Institute (U.S.)
      LC ClassificationsUB418.W65 H37 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 172 p. ;
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL685206M
      ISBN 100833025589
      LC Control Number97032067

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