- Author:Beth Linker
- Publisher:University of Chicago Press; 1 edition (June 15, 2011)
- Pages:304 pages
- Subcategory:Medicine & Health Sciences
- FB2 format1963 kb
- ePUB format1880 kb
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Leo van Bergen Medicine, Conflict, and Survival). The rich and important history presented in War’s Waste is relevant to readers wishing to understand the roots of the specialty of rehabilitation medicine but more broadly will likewise be relevant to those interested in the influence of social and political factors on medical practices. Elliot J. Roth, Northwestern University Journal of the American Medical Association).
Start by marking War's Waste: Rehabilitation in World War I America as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read.
-Leo van Bergen "Medicine, Conflict, and Survival ". "Recommended. It not only reveals a little-known area of history and war, but also highlights historical continuities surrounding concerns over the levels of support of those who were sent away to fight and returned maimed. -Julie Anderson, University of Kent "Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era ".
Citation: Kathleen Brian.
Notwithstanding these quibbles, War’s Waste offers important insights into the developments of the ethic of rehabilitation in the Progressive Era and would be useful to any historian of the period. Citation: Kathleen Brian.
War's Waste: Rehabilitation in World War I America. With US soldiers stationed around the world and engaged in multiple conflicts, Americans will be forced for the foreseeable future to come to terms with those permanently disabled in battle. At the moment, we accept rehabilitation as the proper social and cultural response to the wounded, swiftly returning injured combatants to their civilian lives.
Leo van Bergen Medicine, Conflict, and Survival.
As she reveals, the story of individual rehabilitation from war-related injury was intertwined with other political concerns at multiple levels. More from New Books in Military History. Timothy S. Huebner, Liberty and Union: The Civil War Era and American Constitutionalism (U. Press added 2 years ago.