Military enlistment of Hispanic youth : obstacles and opportunities

Although polls of Hispanic youth show a strong propensity to serve in the military, Hispanics are nonetheless underrepresented among military recruits. The authors discuss the major characteristics that disproportionately disqualify Hispanic youth and explore actions that could be taken to increase...

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Main Author: Asch, Beth J.
Corporate Author: United States Department of Defense
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Santa Monica, CA RAND National Defense Research Institute 2009, 2009
Series:Rand Corporation monograph series
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Summary:Although polls of Hispanic youth show a strong propensity to serve in the military, Hispanics are nonetheless underrepresented among military recruits. The authors discuss the major characteristics that disproportionately disqualify Hispanic youth and explore actions that could be taken to increase Hispanic enlistments
Item Description:"MG-773-OSD"--Page (4) of cover. - "Prepared for the Office of the Secretary of Defense.". - Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002
Physical Description:xxviii, 194 pages color illustrations
ISBN:1282033417
9780833045720
0833045725
9781282033412