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The Resource Veterans on trial : the coming court battles over PTSD, Barry R. Schaller ; foreword by Todd Brewster

Veterans on trial : the coming court battles over PTSD, Barry R. Schaller ; foreword by Todd Brewster

Label
Veterans on trial : the coming court battles over PTSD
Title
Veterans on trial
Title remainder
the coming court battles over PTSD
Statement of responsibility
Barry R. Schaller ; foreword by Todd Brewster
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Experts anticipate that more than 350,000 veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan will return to civilian life with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Barry R. Schaller, a judge and a bioethicist, chronicles the events leading to what he predicts will be the most challenging PTSD epidemic in U.S. military history. Although combat veterans have experienced similar disorders in previous wars, Schaller explains why these two contemporaneous wars in particular are a breeding ground for the condition
Member of
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1938-
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Schaller, Barry R.
Dewey number
  • 305.90697
  • 305.90697
  • 616.8521
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Brewster, Todd
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  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Disabled veterans
  • Veterans
  • War neuroses
Label
Veterans on trial : the coming court battles over PTSD, Barry R. Schaller ; foreword by Todd Brewster
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-254) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The battle that never ends -- Combat PTSD : a moving target -- Across the ages : PTSD from the Civil War to Korea -- The politics of PTSD : Vietnam -- The campaign for PTSD -- Vietnam veterans in the dock -- Breeding ground for PTSD : Iraq and Afghanistan -- The war at home : veterans in criminal court -- Women's war : the faces of PTSD -- Running the gauntlet : MST and sexual violence against women warriors -- Trials of homecoming -- Finding solutions : courts, psychiatry, and the politics of PTSD -- Epilogue : the future of PTSD
Control code
ocn796383116
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unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 263 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597978606
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)796383116
Label
Veterans on trial : the coming court battles over PTSD, Barry R. Schaller ; foreword by Todd Brewster
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-254) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The battle that never ends -- Combat PTSD : a moving target -- Across the ages : PTSD from the Civil War to Korea -- The politics of PTSD : Vietnam -- The campaign for PTSD -- Vietnam veterans in the dock -- Breeding ground for PTSD : Iraq and Afghanistan -- The war at home : veterans in criminal court -- Women's war : the faces of PTSD -- Running the gauntlet : MST and sexual violence against women warriors -- Trials of homecoming -- Finding solutions : courts, psychiatry, and the politics of PTSD -- Epilogue : the future of PTSD
Control code
ocn796383116
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 263 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597978606
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)796383116

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