TITLE

Caring for war's hidden casualties

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/26/2006, Vol. 191 Issue 2566, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article argues for fair treatment of the people affected by the trauma of war. The British Army shot the soldiers, who were mentally damaged due to inhuman conditions in the trenches, when they refused to fight as the during the First World War. A study in the U.S. reveals that the rate of post-traumatic stress disorder was considerably lower than what was previously reported.
ACCESSION #
22183295

 

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