This report explores the applicability of neighborhood theory and social indicators research to understanding the quality of life in and around military bases. It also highlights gaps in neighborhood study methodology that need to be addressed in future research. Finally, it outlines how a more in-depth neighborhood analysis of military installations could be conducted.Hunter Army Airfield, ranked 34th, is less than an houra#39;s drive from Fort Stewart, which ranked 20th. ... The bottom five military neighborhoods contain two maneuver installations (Hunter Army Airfield and Fort Story), one major training area (Fort Irwin, California, ... with more of the variable in question (e.g., years of education), and values less than 1 indicate a lower probability of experiencing the outcome.
|Title||:||Exploring the Association Between Military Base Neighborhood Characteristics and Soldiers' and Airmen's Outcomes|
|Author||:||Sarah Opal Meadows, Laura L. Miller, Jeremy N. V. Miles, Gabriella C. Gonzalez, Brandon T. Dues|
|Publisher||:||Rand Corporation - 2013-01-24|