1-20 of 88 Search Results for

combat

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
Published: 11 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007173-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0717-3
Published: 18 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393351-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9335-1
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391753-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9175-3
Series: The cultures and practice of violence series
Published: 28 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379041-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7904-1
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383505-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8350-5
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-069
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 02 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386117-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8611-7
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 04 November 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9230-9
...Practical Theories for Combating Poverty ...
Published: 20 October 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373087-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7308-7
Book Chapter

By Zoë H. Wool
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 04 November 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7509-8
... posttraumatic stress disorder trauma combat ...
Book Chapter

By Zoë H. Wool
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 04 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375098-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7509-8
... This chapter explores the many ways that combat has transformed soldiers’ experiences of being in the world. In the case of the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, transformations other than bodily injury are overwhelmingly described in terms of posttraumatic stress disorder. This chapter seeks...
Published: 21 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372912-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7291-2
...’ fight for greater inclusion in the Presbyterian Church informed the NGO’s holistic model of development. This model entails working toward multiple goals at once, including enhancing women’s self-esteem, combating environmental degradation, reinforcing religious values, combating individualism...
Book Chapter

By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... of the conflict between factions on favela communities on the outside and how, in recent years, the authorities in Rio have opted to change the way they combat organized crime by occupying and securing urban territory through establishing Police Pacifying Units, or Unidades de Polícia Pacificadora. Comando...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-095
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... that the equality of rights and opportunities would arrive for all. I wanted to have what others had.” In 1966, he accepted, without really knowing what it would involve, “a very diffcult and delicate task, with the risk of losing one’s life.” Less prepared than other combatants and dedicated mainly to support...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... of “superstition” and to combat Protestantism and Communism. As the Virgin’s effigy visited commotion-filled streets, elite attempts to orchestrate respectable notions of national identity were sometimes met by less-formal versions of popular culture, indifference, and the religious heterodoxy of spiritism. After...
... and ideologically manage violent acts of sabotage, combat, and murder. As nonfiction filmmaking declined after 1916, screen adaptations of real-life cases played a key role in attempts to establish profitable film production in Mexico City. The true-crime serial El automóvil gris (Enrique Rosas, 1919) and similar...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... This chapter details how rebellion started in the countryside and quickly exploded all over Dominican territory. Opposition to the Spanish began almost immediately after occupation, but it became almost total combat by summer 1863. The widespread fear that reoccupation would bring reenslavement...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... fighting. Meanwhile, rebellion began in both Cuba and Puerto Rico. Although authorities reestablished order in Puerto Rico, combatants in Cuba maintained a massive campaign for independence and the end of slavery. Political struggles and restrictions elsewhere in the Caribbean emphasized all the problems...