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The war comes home : Washington's battle against America's veterans / Aaron Glantz.

By: Glantz, Aaron.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2009Description: xxiv, 254 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780520256125 (cloth : alk. paper); 0520256123 (cloth : alk. paper).Subject(s): Veterans -- United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century | Disabled veterans -- United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century | Veterans -- Services for -- United States | Disabled veterans -- Services for -- United States | Disabled veterans -- Rehabilitation -- United States | Iraq War, 2003- -- Psychological aspects | Afghan War, 2001- -- Psychological aspects | Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Psychological aspectsDDC classification: 362.860973
Contents:
Coming home. A soldier comes home ; Trying to adjust ; A different kind of casualty -- Fighting the Pentagon. The scandal at Walter Reed ; Coming together ; Education ; Drugs, crime, and losing your benefits ; Losing your benefits: personality disorder -- Fighting the VA. Meet the bureaucracy ; Didn't prepare to treat the wounded ; More bureaucracy -- The downward spiral drugs, crime, homelessness, and suicide. Crime ; Homeless on the streets of America ; Suicide ; Suicide after the war ; Fighting back ; A history of neglect ; Winning the battle at home.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-246) and index.

Coming home. A soldier comes home ; Trying to adjust ; A different kind of casualty -- Fighting the Pentagon. The scandal at Walter Reed ; Coming together ; Education ; Drugs, crime, and losing your benefits ; Losing your benefits: personality disorder -- Fighting the VA. Meet the bureaucracy ; Didn't prepare to treat the wounded ; More bureaucracy -- The downward spiral drugs, crime, homelessness, and suicide. Crime ; Homeless on the streets of America ; Suicide ; Suicide after the war ; Fighting back ; A history of neglect ; Winning the battle at home.

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