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The Resource The "good soldier" on trial : a sociological study of misconduct by the U.S. military pertaining to Operation Iron Triangle, Iraq, Stjepan G. Mestrovic, (electronic resource)

The "good soldier" on trial : a sociological study of misconduct by the U.S. military pertaining to Operation Iron Triangle, Iraq, Stjepan G. Mestrovic, (electronic resource)

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The "good soldier" on trial : a sociological study of misconduct by the U.S. military pertaining to Operation Iron Triangle, Iraq
Title
The "good soldier" on trial
Title remainder
a sociological study of misconduct by the U.S. military pertaining to Operation Iron Triangle, Iraq
Statement of responsibility
Stjepan G. Mestrovic
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An expert witness in legal cases involving rules of engagement and the US?military murder of prisoners, Prof. Mestrovic exposes profound contradictions and systemic flaws that confuse criminal brutality and heroism, making victims of soldiers like Sergeant Michael Leahy who won a purple heart but also was sentenced to life imprisonment in 2009
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Meštrović, Stjepan Gabriel
Dewey number
364.1/38
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Meštrović, Stjepan Gabriel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Operation Iron Triangle, Iraq, 2006
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • War crimes
  • Trials (Military offenses)
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
Label
The "good soldier" on trial : a sociological study of misconduct by the U.S. military pertaining to Operation Iron Triangle, Iraq, Stjepan G. Mestrovic, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel to: Rules of engagement? : a social anatomy of an American war crime in Iraq : Operation Iron Triangle. c2008
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The hidden patterns of violence in war crimes -- Covering up Major Sullivan's cover-up report -- The Article 32 hearing, or perjuryfest, begins -- Misconduct by investigators, PTSD, and sleep deprivation exposed and ignored -- Lost in translation : testimony by the Iraqi soldiers, and closing arguments -- Inquiry is reopened : kicking the soldiers while they're down -- Additional hearings and empty rituals -- The plea-bargain hearing as a degradation ceremony -- Visits to Ft. Leavenworth and Alexandria -- Conclusions: The lonely crowd disconnected from the lonely Army
Control code
ocn457053594
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 282 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780875867427
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)457053594
Label
The "good soldier" on trial : a sociological study of misconduct by the U.S. military pertaining to Operation Iron Triangle, Iraq, Stjepan G. Mestrovic, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Sequel to: Rules of engagement? : a social anatomy of an American war crime in Iraq : Operation Iron Triangle. c2008
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The hidden patterns of violence in war crimes -- Covering up Major Sullivan's cover-up report -- The Article 32 hearing, or perjuryfest, begins -- Misconduct by investigators, PTSD, and sleep deprivation exposed and ignored -- Lost in translation : testimony by the Iraqi soldiers, and closing arguments -- Inquiry is reopened : kicking the soldiers while they're down -- Additional hearings and empty rituals -- The plea-bargain hearing as a degradation ceremony -- Visits to Ft. Leavenworth and Alexandria -- Conclusions: The lonely crowd disconnected from the lonely Army
Control code
ocn457053594
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 282 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780875867427
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)457053594

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