Th1e Impact of Multiple Deployments on Soldiers' Peacekeeping Attitudes, Morale, and Retention

  title={Th1e Impact of Multiple Deployments on Soldiers' Peacekeeping Attitudes, Morale, and Retention},
  author={Brian J. Reed and David R. Segal},
  journal={Armed Forces \& Society},
  pages={57 - 78}
  • B. Reed, D. Segal
  • Published 1 October 2000
  • Political Science
  • Armed Forces & Society
In the post-Cold War era, the United States Army has undergone a dramatic transformation. In this new security era, the Army is increasingly participating in nontraditional operations. Also during this period, the frequency with which American service members have been operationally deployed (OPTEMPO) has increased. In this article, we analyze the impact of multiple deployments on peacekeeping attitudes, personal morale, and reenlistment intentions. In terms of peacekeeping attitudes, the… 
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