Preliminary Inventory to the Rand Corporation reports

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Title: Rand Corporation reports
Date (inclusive): 1965-1972
Collection Number: 76107
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 3 manuscript boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Relates to the organization, operations, motivation, and morale of Viet Cong and North Vietnamese troops, 1964-1968, based on 2400 interviews with Vietnamese
Creator: Rand Corporation.

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Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1976.

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Viet Cong.
Guerrillas--Vietnam.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Vietnam.

Box 1

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

General Physical Description note: (2 copies)
 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

Box 2

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

General Physical Description note: (2 copies)
 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

Box 3

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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 RM-5848 1969 May

 

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 RM-5849 1969 May

 

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 RM-5850 1969 May

 

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 RM-5851 1969 May

 

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 RM-5852 1969 May

 

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

 

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