Assessment of Men

Title:                      Assessment of Men

Author:                 Henry A. Murray

Murray, Henry A. (1948) and the OSS assessment staff. Assessment of Men : Selection of Personnel for The Office of Strategic Services. New York: Rinehart

LCCN:    48001313

BF431 .U6

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Date Posted:      February 28, 2017

Reviewed by Paul W. Blackstock and Frank L. Schaf[1]

A detailed report prepared by the OSS Psychological Assessment Staff on the testing of qualifications of men and women recruited by the OSS for tasks to be performed under severe stress in enemy-occupied country. The report provides valuable information, on the OSS itself plus insights into the types of jobs to be performed to acquire intelligence information and to conduct sabotage and other special operations,

[1] Blackstock, Paul W. (1978) and Frank L. Schaf, Jr. Intelligence, Espionage, Counterespionage, And Covert Operations: A Guide to Information Sources. Detroit: Gale Research Co., p. 209

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