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9 edition of Grief in Wartime found in the catalog.

Grief in Wartime

Private Pain, Public Discourse

by Carol Acton

  • 204 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: from c 1900 -,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Social history,
  • First World War, 1914-1918,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Military Science (General),
  • Sociology (Specific Aspects),
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • British Isles,
  • Death & Dying,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Military - General,
  • Social Science / Violence in Society,
  • Death, Grief, Bereavement,
  • Military Science,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • War,
  • War and literature,
  • War and society

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8399939M
    ISBN 101403946965
    ISBN 109781403946966

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Grief in Wartime by Carol Acton Download PDF EPUB FB2

An examination of private narratives of loss in wartime and publicly legitimized forms of grieving. Drawing on sources such as diaries, poetry and weblogs and using gender as an analytic category, the book looks at men's and women's experiences of war 'at home' and 'at the front' and spans the two World Wars, the Vietnam War and the war in by: 1.

An examination of private narratives of loss in wartime and publicly legitimized forms of grieving. Drawing on sources such as diaries, poetry and weblogs and using gender as an analytic category, the book looks at men's and women's experiences of war 'at home' and 'at the front' and spans the two World Wars, the Vietnam War and the war in Iraq.

Pauline Laurent has written an important book about grief and healing for anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one especially anyone who has lost a love one due to war. I started reading it late one night and couldn't go to sleep until I had read the entire book.

Pauline writes with such honesty and integrity and intimacy/5(16). Summary: Drawing on private expressions of grief expressed in letters, diaries, memoirs and poetry, Carol Acton focuses on the lived experience of wartime loss and on the power of the dominant public narratives to shape and control private experience of grief and its articulation.

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This book focuses on what happens after a death has taken place. Drawing on social theory and anthropology, contributors examine responses to death as they occur within the unique set of cultural, social and historical circumstances which characterizes post-war society. The book does not just document and make sense of contemporary practices but also critically reviews the.

The grief that results when war claims the life of a loved one can present unique challenges to survivors. According to the Religion Newswriters Foundation, most grief is private and personal, but war deaths have a very public dimension.

That raises issues for families, as well as Americans at large. After World War II, Skorzeny was tried as a war criminal at the Dachau Trials in for allegedly violating the laws of war during the Battle of the Bulge.

He and nine officers of the Panzerbrigade were charged with improperly using U.S. uniforms "by entering into combat disguised therewith and treacherously firing upon and killing.

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