PSYCHOLOGICAL WARFARE

In military tactics, a broad class of activities employed to affect the behavior of an opposing military or civilian populous. For instance the reinforcement of one's own population's morale while attempting to destroy the morale of the opposing populations.

PSYCHOLOGICAL WARFARE: "The United States used psychological warfare on entrenched Japanese soldiers on Saipan during World War II."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSYCHOLOGICAL WARFARE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychological-warfare/ (accessed October 30, 2020).
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