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The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
by David J. Morris
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In the tradition of The Emperor of All Maladies and The Noonday Demon, a moving, eye-opening exploration of PTSD Just as polio loomed over the 1950s, and AIDS stalked the 1980s and ’90s, posttraumatic stress disorder haunts us in the early years of... (read more)

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Odysseus in America : Combat Trauma and the Trials of Homecoming (02 Edition)
Odysseus in America : Combat Trauma and the Trials of Homecoming (02 Edition)
by Jonathan Shay
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Richard Rhodes Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Why they Kill and The Making of the Atomic Bomb A brilliant successor to Shay's groundbreaking Achilles in Vietnam.... (read more)

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God Is Not Here: A Soldier's Struggle with Torture, Trauma, and the Moral Injuries of War
God Is Not Here: A Soldier's Struggle with Torture, Trauma, and the Moral Injuries of War
by Bill Edmonds
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is a powerful and intimate look into torture and its effect on both the tortured and the torturer.... (read more)

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Thank You for Your Service
Thank You for Your Service
by David Finkel
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In the tradition of The Emperor of All Maladies and The Noonday Demon, a moving, eye-opening exploration of PTSD Just as polio loomed over the 1950s, and AIDS stalked the 1980s and ’90s, posttraumatic stress disorder haunts us in the early... (read more)

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Afterwar: Healing the Moral Wounds of Our Soldiers
Afterwar: Healing the Moral Wounds of Our Soldiers
by Nancy Sherman
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2.6 million soldiers are currently returning home from war, the greatest number since Vietnam. With an increase in suicides and post-traumatic stress, the military has embraced measures such as resilience training and positive psychology to heal mind as... (read more)

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My Private War: Liberated Body, Captive Mind: A World War II POW's Journey
My Private War: Liberated Body, Captive Mind: A World War II POW's Journey
by Norman Bussell
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1944: Norm Bussel finds himself bailing out of a burning B-17 bomber only months after his twentieth birthday. Touching down in a field outside Berlin, Norm was immediately seized by local farmhands, who were in the process of lynching him when a passing... (read more)

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Children and Political Violence (Understanding Children's Worlds)
Children and Political Violence (Understanding Children's Worlds)
by Ed Cairns
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Ed Cairns has spent the last 25 years studying the impact of political violence on children in Northern Ireland. Much of this work has been conducted through the Center for the Study of Conflict at the University of Ulster, and more recently through... (read more)

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Flashback (07 Edition)
Flashback (07 Edition)
by Coleman
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With the recent wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, once again America's men and women who have seen war close-up are suddenly expected to return seamlessly to civilian life. In Flashback, Penny Coleman tells the cautionary and timely story of posttraumatic... (read more)

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Achilles in Vietnam: Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character
Achilles in Vietnam: Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character
by Jonathan Shay
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Thomas E. Neven andlt;Iandgt;Marine Corps Gazetteandlt;/Iandgt; Shay's astute analysis of the human psyche and his inventive linking of his patients' symptoms to the actions of the characters in Homer's classic story make this book well worth reading for... (read more)

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After the War Zone: A Practical Guide for Returning Troops and Their Families
After the War Zone: A Practical Guide for Returning Troops and Their Families
by Laurie B Slone
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Library Journal "Far more than a practical guide, this is an informative, insightful, and riveting text that should be required reading for everyone because no one is left untouched by war. Essential for all libraries." Minneapolis Star... (read more)

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Haunted by Combat: Understanding Ptsd in War Veterans Including Women, Reservists, and Those Coming Back from Iraq
Haunted by Combat: Understanding Ptsd in War Veterans Including Women, Reservists, and Those Coming Back from Iraq
by Daryl S Paulson
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"This book is an outstanding guide for the understanding of war trauma. Every person interested in the topic, or affected by it, should take the time to read it. They will learn how these traumatic experiences originate and what techniques for treatment... (read more)

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The Wounded Warrior Handbook
The Wounded Warrior Handbook
by Don Philpott
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The Wounded Warrior Handbook provides our wounded heroes and their families with quick, straightforward answers to the questions they suddenly face and guides them through the deluge of processes, procedures, and policies they must adhere to in order to... (read more)

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The Wounded Warrior Handbook: A Resource Guide for Returning Veterans
The Wounded Warrior Handbook: A Resource Guide for Returning Veterans
by Don Philpott
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The typical wounded soldier must complete and file 22 forms following an active-duty injury. To many soldiers and their families coping with the shock and reality of the injuries, figuring out what to do next even completing tasks as seemingly easy as... (read more)

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Coming Back Together: A Guide to Successful Reintegration After Your Partner Returns from Military Deployment
Coming Back Together: A Guide to Successful Reintegration After Your Partner Returns from Military Deployment
by Steven L Sayers
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When a partner or spouse returns from war, it is a time of joy; but it is also a time of transition, challenges, and uncertainty. The truth is that the process of reintegration can last for years, and it can be a particularly difficult time for both... (read more)

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Fields of Combat: Understanding Ptsd Among Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan (Culture and Politics of Health Care Work)
Fields of Combat: Understanding Ptsd Among Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan (Culture and Politics of Health Care Work)
by Erin P Finley
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"With 120,000 soldiers diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder since the beginning of the Iraq war in 2003, the tales of our returning troops demand the nation's attention, argues Finley, a medical anthropologist with the Department of Veterans... (read more)

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Soul Repair: Recovering from Moral Injury After War
Soul Repair: Recovering from Moral Injury After War
by Rita Nakashima Brock
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In 2009, a group of VA mental health professionals published an article on the idea that soldiers returning from war may suffer not only from PTSD, but from "moral injury" as well. PTSD, of course, is a medical term; it is formally considered an anxiety... (read more)

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Courage After Fire for Parents of Service Members: Strategies for Coping When Your Son or Daughter Returns from Deployment
Courage After Fire for Parents of Service Members: Strategies for Coping When Your Son or Daughter Returns from Deployment
by Paula Domenici
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Most children are afraid of the dark. Some fear monsters under the bed. But at least ten percent of children have excessive fears and worries—phobias, separation anxiety, panic attacks, social anxiety, or obsessive-compulsive disorder—that can... (read more)

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Field Exercises: How Veterans Are Healing Themselves Through Farming and Outdoor Activities
Field Exercises: How Veterans Are Healing Themselves Through Farming and Outdoor Activities
by Stephanie Westlund
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There are nearly twenty-five million veterans and active-duty soldiers in North America. Some experts estimate that more than one quarter of these men and women suffer from post-traumatic distress, and many other military persons experience difficulty... (read more)

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Bulletproof Spirit: The First Responder's Essential Resource for Protecting and Healing Mind and Heart
Bulletproof Spirit: The First Responder's Essential Resource for Protecting and Healing Mind and Heart
by Dan Willis
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If you are a police officer, firefighter, EMT, ER nurse, or soldier, or you love one — this book can save your life Suicide, depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), substance abuse, and many more emotional and stress-related... (read more)

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Healing Suicidal Veterans: Recognizing, Supporting and Answering Their Pleas for Help
Healing Suicidal Veterans: Recognizing, Supporting and Answering Their Pleas for Help
by Victor Iii Montgomery
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Blaise West is Kim Abbott's new boss, and he's even more formidable than office gossip led her to believe. Shy, tall and awkward, Kim's used to hiding in the background--but in Blaise's powerful presence, she feels feminine and desired It is a heady... (read more)

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