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The True Meaning Of The Phrase Baskettrue meaning of the phrase basket and never be able to se that phrase again I m a Marine Corps veteran 0311 Gge wore shorts America has grappled with the estions posed by injured veterans since its founding and with particular force since the early twentieth century What are the nation’s obligations to those who fight in its name And when does war’s legacy of disability outweigh the nation’s interests at home and abroad In Paying with Their Bodies John M Kinder traces the complicated Intertwined Histories Of War histories of war disability in modern America Focusing in *particular on the decades surrounding World War I he argues that *on the decades surrounding World War I he argues that veterans have long been at the center of two competing visions of American war one that highlights the ,
Kinder does a thorough job of explaining the societal reaction to and Of Post War Disabled of post war disabled And of course that didn t chan. Christian Bagge an Ira War veteran lost both his legs in a roadside bomb attack on his Humvee in 2006 Months after the accident outfitted with sleek new prosthetic legs he jogged alongside President Bush for a photo op at the White House The photograph served many functions one of them being to revive faith in an American martial ideal that war could be fought without permanent casualties and that innovative technology could easily repair war’s damage When Bagge was awarded his Purple Heart however military officials asked him to wear pants to the ceremony saying that photos of the event should be “soft on the eyes” Defiant Ba.
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MINOR SOCIOLOGY I REALLY ENJOYED THE ATTENTION TO DETAILsociology I really enjoyed the attention detail war injury and veterans economic and social issues Thank you. Elative safety of US military intervention overseas; the other indelibly associating American war with injury mutilation and suffering Kinder brings disabled veterans to the center of the American war story and shows that when we do so the history of American war over the last century begins to look very different War can no longer be seen as a discrete experience easily left behind; rather its human legacies are felt for decades The first book to examine the history of American warfare through the lens of its troubled legacy
OF INJURY AND DISABILITY PAYING WITHinjury and disability Paying with Bodies will force s to think anew about war and its painful cost. ,