In order to determine the feasibility of an all-volunteer officer corps in the absence of a draft, a group research project at the Naval War College examined the attitudes of college youth toward military service.
Nichols, Robert L.; Saeger, Alfred R. Jr.; Driessnack, Hans H.; House, LeRoy; and Reid, Richard G.
"The Officer Corps in an All-Volunteer Force: Will College Men Serve?,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 24:
1, Article 6.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol24/iss1/6