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Author Amy, Lori E. (Lori Eileen)

Title The wars we inherit : military life, gender violence, and memory / Lori E. Amy
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 203 pages) : illustrations
Contents Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction; 2. Frank and Sally; 3. The Hole Things Fall Into; 4. Forgetting and Re-membering; 5. Re-membering II; 6. If I Should Die before I Wake; 7. The Pasts We Repeat I: Margaret; 8. The Pasts We Repeat II: Jenny; 9. If Our First Language Is the Silence of Complicity, How Do We Learn to Speak?; 10. The Work of War; 11. Toward Re-membering a Future; 12. The Work of Love; 13. Conclusion; References; Web Sites; Index
Summary How and why war and military culture have a traumatic impact on families and memory
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Militarism.
Military socialization.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1592139604 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1592139612 (paperback: alk. paper)
1592139620 electronic bk
9781592139606 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781592139613 (paperback: alk. paper)
9781592139620 electronic bk