The 2018 Colombian Military Academy dataset

A sociological study of population

Keywords: Dataset; comparative studies; Colombian Military Academy; military sociology; National Army of Colombia


This article presents a data set of the population of military students, resulting from a sociological study completed at the Colombian Military Academy (Escuela Militar de Cadetes General Jose Maria Cordova - ESMIC). By analyzing perceptions and attitudes of ESMIC’s students in six areas, namely, socio-demographic characteristics; professional behavior; social patterns; military values; civil-military relations; and integration of women in the military, this data set aims to provide scientific information to assist in the design, implementation, and effectiveness of the National Army of Colombia’s policies. 


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Author Biographies

Andres Eduardo Fernandez-Osorio, Escuela Militar de Cadetes “General José María Córdova”

Lieutenant Colonel in the National Army of Colombia; PhD candidate in Law and Political Science (University of Barcelona); MA in Economy, State and Society: Politics and Security (University College London, 2014); MA in International Relations (Higher School of Economics Moscow, 2014); Head of Research, Technological Development and Innovation of the Colombian Military Academy (Escuela Militar de Cadetes General Jose Maria Cordova).

Edna Jackeline Latorre Rojas, Escuela Militar de Cadetes “General José María Córdova”

MA in education and university research (Sergio Arboleda University, 2018); BSc in psychology (Catholic University, 2001); Research fellow at the Colombian Military Academy (Escuela Militar de Cadetes General Jose Maria Cordova).

Nayiver Mayorga Zarta, Escuela Militar de Cadetes “General José María Córdova”

BSc in psychology (University of Ibague, 2001); Research fellow at the Colombian Military Academy (Escuela Militar de Cadetes General Jose Maria Cordova).


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How to Cite
Fernandez-Osorio, A., Latorre Rojas, E., & Mayorga Zarta, N. (2018, June 30). The 2018 Colombian Military Academy dataset. Revista Científica General José María Córdova, 16(23), 147-162.