June 1997

Compiled by Bibliography Branch
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL

For more information, see AU Bibliography Sexual Harassment , compiled by Diana Simpson, August 1992. 7 p.


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Department of Defense 1995 Sexual Harassment Study. News Release.


Office of the Inspector General. The Tailhook Report: The Official Inquiry into the Events of Tailhook '91.. New York, St. Martin's Press, 1993. 250 p.
Book call no.: 359.0082 T131

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Sexual Harassment of Military Women and Improving the Military Complaint System.. Washington, DC, 1994. 276 p.
Book call no.: 344.014133 U58s

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Military Personnel and Compensation Subcommittee. Gender Discrimination in the Military.. Washington, DC, 1992. 128 p.
Includes some discussion of sexual harassment.
Book call no.: 355.0082 U581g

Zimmerman, Jean. Tailspin: Women at War in the Wake of Tailhook.. New York, Doubleday, 1995.
Book call no.: 355.0082 Z72t


Bastian, Lisa D., Lancaster, Anita R. and Reyst, Heidi E. Department of Defense 1995 Sexual Harassment Survey. Arlington, VA, Defense Manpower Data Center, 1996. 81 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 40867-234

Booth-Kewley, Stephanie. Factors Affecting the Reporting of Sexual Harassment in the Navy.. San Diego, CA, Sep 1995. 21 p. (NPRDC TN / Navy Personnel Research and Development Center (U.S.))
Doc. call no.: M-U 42932-11 no.95-9

Defense Manpower Data Center (U. S.). Background: 1995 Sexual Harassment Survey.. [Arlington, VA], Defense Manpower Data Center, 1996. [178] leaves.
Doc. call no.: M-U 40867-234a

Ernst, Robert W. and Gilbeau, Robert J. Gender Bias in the Navy.. Monterey, CA, Jun 1993. 118 p. (Naval Postgraduate School. Thesis.)
Addresses sexual harassment from a male perspective.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42525 E71g

Lee, Charlene (Col,USAR). Sexual Harassment of Women in the American Work Place.. Ft. McNair, DC, Industrial College of the Armed Forces, Apr 1991. 26 p. (ICAF Executive Research Project)
Chapter 4: Sexual Harassment in the Military, pp 14-19.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42942-1 L477s

McMillian, Willie (LtCol,USA). Women in the Military: Sexual Harassment.. Carlisle Barracks, PA, Apr 1993. 37 p. (Army War College. Study project.)
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-83 M1673w

Rosenfeld, Paul and Culbertson, Amy. Results of the 1996 Navy Equal Opportunity Sexual Harassment (NEOSH) Survey.. San Diego, CA, Navy Personnel Research and Development Center, [1996?]. [81] leaves.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42932-17

Thomas, Patricia J. and Le, Sharon K. Sexual Harassment in the Marine Corps: Results of a 1994 Survey. San Diego, CA, Jun 1996. 29 p. (NPRDC TN / Navy Personnel Research and Development Center (U. S.))
Doc. call no.: M-U 42932-11 no.96-44

U. S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences. Sexual Harassment: Active Component 1995 Survey Results.. [Alexandria, VA], 1997. [102] leaves.
Doc. call no.: M-U 31716-38

United States. Air Force. Air Base Wing, 42d. Sexual Harassment Awareness Handbook.. Maxwell AFB, AL, Oct 1994.
Doc. call no.: M-U 44167-1

United States. General Accounting Office. DoD Service Academies: Update on Extent of Sexual Harassment.. Washington, DC, Mar 1995. 34 p. (NSIAD)
Doc. call no.: M-U 41026-147 no. 95-58

United States. Office of the Chief of Naval Operations. Commander's Handbook for the Prevention of Sexual Harassment.. Washington, DC, Mar 1994
Doc. call no.: M-U 41097-82 Mar 94


Bird, Julie. "The Boys and Girls from Syracuse": The Inside Story of a Fierce Fight Over a Female Pilot. Air Force Times 56:10-12+ May 20 '96.

Bird, Julie. The War on Harassment. Air Force Times 55:12-14 Apr 10 '95.
Includes DoD definition of harassment and chart showing complaints 1990-1994.

Carter, Lesa. Sexual Harassment in the Workplace. TIG Brief 48:20-22 Nov-Dec '96.

Chema, J. Richard. Arresting "Tailhook": The Prosecution of Sexual Harassment in the Military. Military Law Review 140:1-64 Spring '93.

Compart, Andrew. Fighting "For the Safety of Female Officers" (the group Survivors Take Action Against Abuse by Military Personnel). Air Force Times 57:18 May 19 '97.

Compart, Andrew. Sexual Harassment Slows. Air Force Times 56:10 Jul 15 '96.
Includes article: Men's Complaints Also Drop.

Compart, Andrew. War on Harassment: The Air Force Continues to Post the Lowest Rate of the Services. Air Force Times 57:10 Nov 11 '96.

Dalton, John H. Holistic Navy Approach to Curbing Sexual Harassment. Defense Issues 12, no. 8: 1-4 '97.
Remarks before the Senate Armed Services Committee, February 4, 1997.

Dorn, Edwin. DoD Committed to Zero Tolerance of Sexual Harassment. Defense Issues 12, no. 9: 1-4 '97.

Firestone, Juanita M. and Harris Richard J. Sexual Harassment in the U. S. Military: Individualized and Environmental Contexts. Armed Forces and Society 21:25-43 Fall '94.

Fuentes, Gidget. Marine Corps Making Small Gains, Survey Shows (educating Marines about sexual harassment). Navy Times 46:4+ Nov 25 '96.

Gillert, Doug. AF Revises Regulation on Sex Harassment. Air Force Times 53:20 Nov 9 '92.

Gillert, Doug and Hudson Neff. Beyond Tailhook: Gender-Related Woes Said Pervasive. Air Force Times 53:12-14+ Oct 12 '92.
Special report includes several articles and a chart showing sexual harassment complaints 1980-1991.

Gilmore, Gerry J. Chief (Reimer) Speaks on Sexual Harassment. Soldiers 52:4-5 Mar '97.

High, Gil. Combating Sexual Harassment. Soldiers 52:4-5 Feb '97.

Jowers, Karen. Harassment Cure May Lie in Strategy. Air Force Times 57:20 Jan 20 '97.
The military will not make progress in dealing with sexual assault and sexual harassment until officials treat the problem as a readiness issue, rather than a women's issue, says an advocate for military women.

Lindquist, Jeffery C. Sexual Harassment in the Military: Can Article 93, UCMJ, Meet the Challenge? Journal of Legal Studies 4:59-73 '93.

Mahler, Michael(Col., USA, Ret.). Guidelines on Sexual Harassment Issues Army 47:10-12 Feb '97.

Maze, Rick. Academy Incidents on the Rise? Air Force Times 55:3 Apr 17 '95.
Includes chart showing sexual harassment complaints at the Air Force Academy 1990-91 and 1993-94.

Maze, Rick. Cracking Down on Sexual Harassment. Air Force Times 57:18 Feb 17 '97.

McHugh, Jane. Aberdeen Fallout: Charges Paint Shocking Picture of Sexual Abuse on Base. Army Times 57:12-14+ Nov 25 '96.

McHugh, Jane. Moskos: Army Women Need "Chain of Complaint." Army Times 57:9 Mar 31 '97.

Miller, Laura. Creating Gender Detente in the Military. Minerva: Quarterly Report on Women and the Military 13:15-18 Spring '95.
Includes views of some military women on preventing sexual harassment.

Newman, Richard J. The Navy's Troubled Waters (the service's response to sexual harassment). U.S. News & World Report 120:30-31 Apr 1 '96.

Patterson, Kristin. Harassment Complaint System Rife with Confusion. Army Times 57:4 Mar 17 '97.

Patterson, Kristin and McKinney Gene C. Shocker: Sex Scandal Widens as Allegations Target Army's Top NCO. Army Times 57:12-14 Feb 17 '97.

Pexton, Patrick. Poll: Harassment Reports Differ by Race. Air Force Times 56:16 Nov 13 '95.
Black and Asian military women are much less likely to report sexual harassment than their white counterparts.

Pexton, Patrick. Sitting in Judgment (special report on Tailhook). Navy Times 42:12-14+ May 3 '93.

Sexual Harassment Declining, But Still Prevalent. Defense no.4:34-37 '96.

Survey Shows Decline in Sexual Harassment. Defense Issues 11, no. 61: 1-4 Jul 2 '96.

Texidor, Jose L. Jr. Sexual Harassment: A Response from the Fleet. Marine Corps Gazette 80:55-57 Mar '96.
Argues that the concept of "hostile environment" should be clarified.

Weible, Jack. Survey: No Major Problem--Reservists Report Sexual Harassment is Down. Navy Times 46:22 Mar 31 '97.

West, Togo D. Jr. and Reimer Dennis J. Gen USA. There's A Problem, and We Mean to Fix It. Defense Issues 12, no. 7:1-5 '97.
Remarks to the Senate Armed Services Committee, February 4, 1997.

Widnall, Sheila E. Air Force's Approach to Ending Sexual Harassment. Defense Issues 12, no.10:1-5 '97.

Widnall, Sheila E. and Dorn Edwin. To Stop Harassment, Leaders Must Lead. Defense Issues 10, no. 64:1-5 May '95.

Willis, G. E. The Army's Tailhook: Sexual-Assault Case Brings to Mind the Navy's Scandal. Air Force Times 57:17 Mar 10, '97.

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