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Why they fight

Why they fight

combat motivation in the Iraq War

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Published by Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College in Carlisle Barracks, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Iraq.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army -- Unit cohesion.,
    • Soldiers -- Attitudes -- Research -- United States.,
    • Soldiers -- Attitudes -- Research -- Iraq.,
    • Iraq War, 2003-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLeonard Wong ... [et al.].
      ContributionsArmy War College (U.S.). Strategic Studies Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUB323 .W49 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 29 p. ;
      Number of Pages29
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3764713M
      ISBN 101584871334
      LC Control Number2003479810
      OCLC/WorldCa52898648

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He shows that, contrary to what many scholars believe, the soldiers of the Civil War remained powerfully convinced of the ideals for which they fought throughout the conflict.

Motivated by duty and honor, and Cited by: Where the words end and the blank pages begin can mark a moving realization for the researcher comfortably seated in a modern archives. These soldiers wanted to articulate to families back home their understandings of war and why they fought.

The record they left behind is intimate, personal, and private—authentic. Get this from a library. Young soldiers: why they choose to fight. [Rachel Brett; Irma Specht] -- From the Publisher: "Young Soldiers explores the reasons that adolescents who are neither physically forced nor abducted choose to join armed groups.

Drawing on in. Why did the North fight the Civil War. This might be fitting in a work about wartime tactics but less so in a book about deeper motivations. The Civil War was Author: Gregory Downs. The evening before the fight Mailer has a beer with George Plimpton, who covers the fight for Sports Illustrated before attending the press meeting of Foreman at the Hotel Memling.

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Both, Wasserstein argues, are focused on "population, land, work, security, and dignity," and the bulk of the book is devoted to clearly and substantively laying out the specifics. Why We Fight is a series of seven documentary films commissioned by the United States government during World War II to justify to U.S.

soldiers their country's involvement in the war. Later on, they were also shown to the U.S. public to persuade them to Directed by: Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak. The story of Why I Fight covers roughly six years in the life of Wyatt Reaves, from ages twelve-and-a-half to about eighteen.

These are often tough years in young men’s lives as they try to figure out who they are and where they fit in the world around them, which is often a place where things a person doesn’t fully. What They Fought For, was written, in the author's words, to dispel "the general impression that Civil War soldiers had little or no idea of what they were fighting for." The book Written: 05 Dec,   On Apthe th anniversary of the Battle of Fort Sumter, historian James M.

McPherson presented in Charleston, S.C., a slightly longer version of this lecture on Civil War soldiers. It was the last lecture in a series (April 8–12, ) called “Why They Fought: Reflections on the.

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Why Leaders Fight by Michael C. Horowitz with Allan C. Stam and Cali M. Ellis education, parentage, military service, and age, among many others. They also devote special attention to the elements that potentially contribute to a leader’s response to risk of both the economic and military varieties.

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A study adds new perspective to the age-old question of why soldiers fight. Leonard Wong, associate research professor at the U.S. Army War College’s Strategic Studies Institute, said the paper “Why They Fight: Combat Motivation in the Iraq War" validated the popular belief that unit cohesion is a key issue in motivating soldiers to fight.

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