Preliminary Inventory to the Rand Corporation Reports, 1965-1972

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Preliminary Inventory to the Rand Corporation Reports, 1965-1972

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

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  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Prepared by:
The Hoover Institution Archives staff
© 2000 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Rand Corporation Reports,
Date (inclusive): 1965-1972
Collection Number: 76017
Creator: Rand Corporation
Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes ((1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Relates to the organization, operations, motivation, and morale of Viet Cong and North Vietnamese troops, 1964-1968, based on 2400 interviews with Vietnamese
Language: English.

Administrative Information

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Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1976.

Accruals

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Access Points

Viet Cong
Guerrillas--Vietnam
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Vietnam


Container List

Box 1

R-1024 User's Guide to the Rand Interviews in Vietnam, W. Phillips Davison, March 1972

 

RM-4507/3 Viet Cong Motivation and Morale in 1964: A Preliminary Report, J. C. Donnell, G. J. Pauker, J. J. Zasloff, March 1965.

 

RM-4517-1 Some Impressions of the Effects of Military Operations on Viet Cong Behavior, L. Goure, August 1965.

 

RM-4552-1 Evolution of a Vietnamese Village -- Part I: The Present, After Eight Months of Pacification, R. M. Pearce, April 1965.

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

RM-4692-1 Evolution of a Vietnamese Village -- Part II: The Past, August 1945 to April 1964, R. M. Pearce, April 1966.

 

RM-4699-1 Some Impressions of Viet Cong Vulnerabilities: An Interim Report, L. Goure, C.A.H. Thomson, August 1965.

 

RM-4703/2 Political Motivation of the Viet Cong: The Vietminh Regroupees, J. J. Zasloff, May 1968.

 

RM-4830-2 Viet Cong Motivation and Morale: The Special Case of Chieu Hoi, J. M. Carrier, C.A.H. Thomson, May 1966.

 

RM-4864-1 Observations on the Chieu Hoi Program, L. W. Pye, January 1966.

 

RM-4911-2 Some Findings of the Viet Cong Motivation and Morale Study: June-December 1965, L. Goure, A. J. Russo, D. Scott, February 1966.

 

RM-4966-1 Some Effects of Military Operations on Viet Cong Attitudes, F. H. Denton, November 1966.

 

RM-4983-1 A Profile of Viet Cong Cadres, W. P. Davison, J. J. Zasloff, June 1966.

 

RM-5013-1 A Profile of the PAVN Soldier in South Vietnam, K. Kellen, June 1966.

 

RM-5086-1 Evolution of a Vietnamese Village -- Part III: Duc Lap Since November 1964 and Some Comments on Village Pacification, R. M. Pearce, February 1967.

 

RM-5114-1 A Look at the VC Cadres: Dinh Tuong Province, 1965-1966, D.W.P. Elliott, C.A.H. Thomson, March 1967.

 

RM-5163/2 Origins of the Insurgency in South Vietnam, 1954-1960: The Role of the Southern Vietminh Cadres, J. J. Zasloff, May 1968.

Box 2

RM-5239-1 Insurgent Organization and Operations: A Case Study of the Viet Cong in the Delta, 1964-1966, M. Anderson, M. Arnsten, H. Averch, August 1967.

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

RM-5267/2 Some Observations on Viet Cong Operations in the Villages, W. P. Davison, May 1968.

 

RM-5338 Two Analytical Aids for Use with the Rand Interviews, F. Denton, May 1967.

 

RM-5353-1 The War in the Delta: Views from Three Viet Cong Battalions, M. Gurtov, September 1967.

 

RM-5414-1 Viet Cong Cadres and the Cadre System: A Study of the Main and Local Forces, M. Gurtov, December 1967.

 

RM-5423-1 Viet Cong Logistics, L. P. Holliday, R. M. Gurfield, June 1968.

 

RM-5446-1 An Evaluation of Chemical Crop Destruction in Vietnam, R. Betts, F. Denton, October 1967.

 

RM-5450-1 A Statistical Analysis of the U.S. Crop Seraying Program in South Vietnam, A. J. Russo, October 1967.

 

RM-5462-1 A View of the VC: Elements of Cohesion in the Enemy Camp in 1966-1967, K. Kellen, November 1969.

 

RM-5486-1 Viet Cong Recruitment: Why and How Men Join, J. C. Donnell, December 1967.

Box 3

RM-5487-1 The Viet Cong Style of Politics, N. Leites, May 1969.

 

RM-5522-1 Inducements and Deterrents to Defection: An Analysis of the Motives of 125 Defectors, L. Goure, August 1968.

 

RM-5533-1 The Insurgent Environment, R. M. Pearce, May 1969.

 

RM-5647 Volunteers for the Viet Cong, F. Denton, September 1968.

 

RM-5788 Pacification and the Viet Cong System in Dinh Tuong: 1966-1967, D.W.P. Elliott, W. A. Stewart, January 1969.

 

RM-5799 The Viet Cong in Saigon: Tactics and Objectives During the Tet Offensive, V. Pohle, January 1969.

 

RM-5848 Documents of an Elite Viet Cong Delta Unit: The Demolition Platoon of the 514th Battalion -- Part One: Unit Composition and Personnel, D.W.P. Elliott, M. Elliott, May 1969.

 

RM-5849 Documents of an Elite Viet Cong Delta Unit: The Demolition Platoon of the 514th Battalion -- Part Two: Party Organization, D.W.P. Elliott, M. Elliott, May 1969.

 

RM-5850 Documents of an Elite Viet Cong Delta Unit: The Demolition Platoon of the 514th Battalion -- Part Three: Military Organization and Activities, D.W.P. Elliott, M. Elliott, May 1969.

 

RM-5851 Documents of an Elite Viet Cong Delta Unit: The Demolition Platoon of the 514th Battalion -- Part Four: Political Indoctrination and Military Training, D.W.P. Elliott, M. Elliott, May 1969.

 

RM-5852 Documents of an Elite Viet Cong Delta Unit: The Demolition Platoon of the 514th Battalion -- Part Five: Personal Letters, D.W.P. Elliott, M. Elliott, May 1969.

 

RM-6131-1 Conversations with Enemy Soldiers in Late 1968 /Early 1969: A Study of Motivation and Morale, K. Kellen, September 1970.

 

RM-6375-1 Rallying Potential Among the North Vietnamese Armed Forces, A. Sweetland, December 1970.