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Veterans of Future Wars

Donald W. Whisenhunt

Veterans of Future Wars

a study in student activism

by Donald W. Whisenhunt

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Peace movements,
  • Government policy,
  • Veterans of Future Wars (U.S.),
  • College students,
  • Influence,
  • Pacifism,
  • Student movements,
  • Social conditions,
  • Veterans,
  • Political activity,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Donald W. Whisenhunt
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLA229 .W45 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25041727M
    ISBN 109780739148297, 9780739148310
    LC Control Number2010035830

    The book is a well-researched—albeit acronym-filled and academically presented—look at individual activists and the organizations they work with, including Iraq Veterans Against the War. Fighting for Peace brings to light an important yet neglected aspect of opposition to the Iraq War—the role of veterans and their g on extensive participant observation and interviews, Lisa Leitz demonstrates how the harrowing war experiences of veterans and their families motivated a significant number of them to engage in peace activism.

      Why Vets Come Home And Miss the War. which noted that “45% of veterans of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq have applied for service Junger says future editions of the book will clarify.   Moore explains, “My hope is that this book will provide analysis to help people differentiate between support for veterans and support for the wars in which they fought. It challenges dualistic understandings of pro- or anti-military, veteran, and war to broaden our discussion about what it means to be a soldier, veteran, or civilian in a.

    Serving Our Veterans with Aloha, by opening our hearts to them and to one another. Together, anything is possible. And with that, I will now say “mahalo,” which means thank you, for. everything you do every day to serve our veterans and active-duty service members. Loyally, Peggy Haake National President. Serving Our Veterans. with AlohaFile Size: 2MB.   Armistice Day was a hallowed anniversary because it was supposed to protect future life from future wars. Veterans Day, instead, celebrates “heroes” and encourages others to dream of playing Author: Matt Schiavenza.


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