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Mary L. Dudziak

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Mary L. Dudziak is an American legal theorist, civil rights historian, and a leading foreign policy and international relations expert. She is currently the Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Law at Emory University.
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Doom Towns
The People and Landscapes of Atomic Testing, A Graphic History (Graphic History Series)
Andrew G. Kirk - 2016-09-30
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The history of atomic testing is usually told as a story about big technology, big science, and complex global politics. Doom Towns: The People and Landscapes of Atomic Testing explains critical technological developments and the policies that drove weapons innovation within the context of the specific environments and communities where testing act...
Mary L. Dudziak
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The Mountains Sing
Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai - 2020-03-17
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An epic account of Viet Nams painful 20th century history, both vast in scope and intimate in its telling . . . Moving and riveting. VIET THANH NGUYEN, author of The Sympathizer, winner of the Pulitzer Prize With the epic sweep of Min Jin Lees Pachinko or Yaa Gyasis Homegoing and the lyrical beauty of Vaddey Ratners In the Shadow of the Banyan, The...
Mary L. Dudziak
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This book documents the political ecosystem that legitimized violent military action against military-age males in US military operations after September 11, 2001. It first introduces the military-age male as a category used to identify insurgent combatants who have blended into civilian environments. Though US officials maintained that military-ag...
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The Politics of Peace
A Global Cold War History
Petra Goedde - 2019-02-12
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During a television broadcast in 1959, US President Dwight D. Eisenhower remarked that "people in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than our governments. Indeed, I think that people want peace so much that one of these days our governments had better get out of the way and let them have it." At that very moment international peace ...
Mary L. Dudziak
@BrianDrohan I took up the question of what "peace" is in a subsequent essay. Thread to follow, but first let me recommend Petra Goedde's fascinating recent book on the Politics of Peace.      source
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Invisible Scars
Mental Trauma and the Korean War (Studies in Canadian Military History)
Meghan Fitzpatrick - 2017-08-01
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Invisible Scars provides the first extended exploration of Commonwealth Division psychiatry during the Korean War and the psychiatric-care systems in place for the thousands of soldiers who fought in that conflict. Fitzpatrick demonstrates that although Commonwealth forces were generally successful in returning psychologically traumatized serviceme...
Mary L. Dudziak
@Hesp365 @librarycongress Also on the Canadian military experience and Korean War mental trauma, this book by Megan Fitzpatrick. @pptsapper @DrRobThompson @DiploHistNerd Anyone know of work on Turkish soldiers in Korea?      source