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Well Researched and Written book on War and Killing and the after effects. Its easy to send over our young to fight, tie yellow ribbons and give them a Hero's Welcome when they come home. The fact is what they have done, can and does stay with them for decades after. The author is a solder, psychologist and historian. He brings it all together....
On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society (Paperback)
Upon its initial publication, ON KILLING was hailed as a landmark study of the techniques the military uses to overcome the powerful reluctance to kill, of how killing affects soldiers, and of the societal implications of escalating violence. Now, Grossman has updated this classic work to include information on 21st-century military conflicts, recent trends in crime, suicide bombings, school shootings, and more. The result is a work certain to be relevant and important for decades to come.
|Genre||HISTORY / Military / General|
|Publisher Date||2009-06-22 00:00:00.0|
|Publisher||Back Bay Books|
|Unit weight||0.8 lb|
|Subtitle||The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society|
|Country of Origin||United States|
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The service was great. Shipping was fast. Was told about the book by my son. Is very interesting informative. The book explain alot and show how we have been misinformed about some history events. I would strongly suggest reading. Especially for military or law enforcement people.Read More
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Heard this was a good book to read for anyone who knows someone who is suffering from PTSD to help better understand what they are going through.
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