On Killing

Author: Dave Grossman
Publisher: Open Road Media
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Drawing from interviews, personal accounts, and academic studies, On Killing is an important look at the techniques the military uses to overcome the powerful reluctance to kill, of how killing affects the soldier, and of the societal ...

Military Robots

Author: Jai Galliott
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317096002
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50 Michael Ignatieff, The Warrior's Honour: Ethnic War and the Modern
Conscience (London: Vintage, 1998), 118. 51 Bowyer, 'Just War Doctrine:
Relevance and Challenges in the 21st Century', 276. 52 David Grossman, On
Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society (Boston:
Little, Brown and Company, 1995). 53 Ibid., xiv. 54 Samuel Lyman Atwood
Marshall, Men against Fire: The Problem of Battle Command (Norman: University
of Oklahoma Press, 2000), ...

A Deeper Truth

Author: Tim Stroh
Publisher: BookBaby
ISBN: 0648155315
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134 Duhigg, Charles. The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and
Business. Random House, New York. 2012. 135 Couch, Dick. The Warrior Elite:
The Forging of SEAL Class 228. Three Rivers Press, New York, Reprint edition (
January 28, 2003). 136 Grossman, Dave. On Killing: The Psychological Cost of
Learning to Kill in War and Society. Back Bay Books. New York. 1996. 137
Keegan, John. A History of Warfare. Random House. New York. 1993 Grossman,
Dave.

Policing America

Author: Willard M. Oliver
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454849312
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On killing: The psychological cost of learning to kill in war and society. New York,
NY: Back Bay Books, p. 183. Grossman, D. (2000). On sheep, wolves, and
sheepdog. Retrieved online at http://www.killology.com/ sheep_dog.htm
Grossman, D. (2000). On sheep, wolves, and sheepdog. Retrieved online at http
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The Political Self

Author: Roderick Tweedy
Publisher: Karnac Books
ISBN: 1781816964
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CHAPTER SEVEN On killing: the psychological cost of learning to kill in war and
society* Lt. Col. Dave Grossman War has always interested me; not war in the
sense of maneuvers devised by great generals ... but the reality of war, the actual
killing. I was more interested to know in what way and under the influence of what
feelings one soldier kills another than to know how the armies were arranged at
Austerlitz and Borodino. —Leo Tolstoy Introduction Why should we study killing?

Responsibilities To Protect

Author: David Whetham
Publisher: Hotei Publishing
ISBN: 9004280383
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Dave Grossman illuminated in his groundbreaking book, On Killing: The
Psychological Costs of Learning to Kill in War and Society, it is actually not that
easy to train troops to kill enemy combatants, let alone to mass-murder civilians.
In the context of a traditional battle with uniformed forces on both sides, one
would expect less resistance to killing. After all, it is a case of kill-or-bekilled. Self-
preservation is a strong instinct. Nevertheless, Grossman's research concludes
that in many such ...

Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill Revised And Updated Edition

Author: Lt. Col. Dave Grossman
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 0804139369
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In using this book, parents, educators, social-service workers, youth advocates, and anyone interested in the welfare of our children will have a solid foundation for effective action and prevention of future Columbines, Jonesboros, and ...

War And The American Difference

Author: Stanley Hauerwas
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 0801039290
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person who has killed in war suffers from having killed.25 But I do believe that
those who have killed without the killing troubling their lives should not have
been in the business of killing in the first place. In On Killing: The Psychological
Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society, Lt. Col. Dave Grossman reports on
General S. L. A. Marshall's study of men in battle in the Second World War.
Marshall discovered that of every hundred men along a line of fire during a battle,
only fifteen to ...

Control

Author: Glenn Beck
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476739889
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Dave Grossman, On Killing: The Psychological Cost ofLearning to Kill in War and
Society (New York: Back Bay Books, 2009), 36. - PAGE 142: “to 55 percent in
Korea, to upwards of 95 percent since Vietnam” Lt. Col. Dave Grossman, On
Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society (New York:
Back Bay Books, 2009), 36. - “spent $1 billion on games technology that gets
soldiers combat ready” “Moving to the Dark Side of the Screen,” Sydney Morning
Herald, ...

U S War Culture Sacrifice And Salvation

Author: Kelly Denton-Borhaug
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317545222
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44 Finally, sacrificial self-identity in military culture is indelibly linked with the
pragmatic value of unit cohesion, as stated in the Soldier's Handbook of the U.S.
Department of the Army: 'The greatest means of accomplishing selfless service is
to dedicate yourself to the teamwork that is the underlying strength of the Army.'
45 In his extensive study, On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in
War and Society, Lieutenant Colonel Dave Grossman emphasizes the
significance of ...