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Author Kriner, Douglas L

Title The casualty gap : the causes and consequences of American wartime inequalities / Douglas L. Kriner, Francis X. Shen

Publ Info New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  HM554 .K77 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 302 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Ch. 1. The casualty gap -- Ch. 2. Inequality and U.S. casualties from WWII to Iraq -- Ch. 3. Selection, occupational assignment, and the emergence of the casualty gap -- Ch. 4. Do casualty gaps matter? -- Ch. 5. How local casualties shape politics -- Ch. 6. Political ramifications of the Vietnam casualty gap -- Ch. 7. Political ramifications of the Iraq casualty gap -- Ch. 8. The casualty gap and civic engagement -- Ch. 9. The future of the casualty gap
LC subject War and society -- United States
War casualties -- United States
Battle casualties -- United States
Add Author Shen, Francis X
ISBN 9780195390964 (alk. paper)
0195390962 (alk. paper)