Falls Church, Va. : Fort Sam Houston, Texas: Washington, D.C... Office of the Surgeon General, United States Army: United States Army... 1995. Presumed first edition/first printing. Hardcover. xv, 508 p. : ill. (some col. ); 29 cm. Acronyms. References. Index. Foreword by The Surgeon General. Through a long career that spanned three wars and important changes in patterns of health care, Franklin Delano Jones (1935-2005) provided medical and psychiatric care to the most vulnerable members of our society, civilian as well as military. He compiled and codified the essential practices of wartime psychiatry into comprehensive and accessible texts. His neutrality, persistence, and sharp intellect stabilized and strengthened American military psychiatry in the post-Vietnam era. His culminating achievement, War Psychiatry, which is the codified clinical intelligence of several generations of military psychiatrists, is an essential foundation for clinical practice and for research.
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New York: Hill and Wang, 1995. First Edition. First? Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, 291, DJ slightly worn at edges. Michael T. Klare is a Five Colleges professor of Peace and World Security Studies, whose department is located at Hampshire College (Amherst, Massachusetts, USA), defense correspondent of The Nation magazine and author of Resource Wars and Blood and Oil: The Dangers and Consequences of America's Growing Petroleum Dependency (Metropolitan). Klare also teaches at Amherst College, Smith College, Mount Holyoke College and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Klare serves on the board of directors of the Arms Control Association. He is a regular contributor to many publications including The Nation, TomDispatch and Mother Jones, and is a frequent columnist for Foreign Policy In Focus. He also was the narrator of the movie Blood and Oil, which was produced by the Media Education Foundation.
New York: Basic Books, Inc., 1988. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. x, 341,  pages. Occasional Footnotes. Notes. Index. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Dr. Steven Kull is a political psychologist who studies public opinion on public policy. He has conducted polls and focus groups in over 30 countries around the world. He has led in-depth studies in the United States and the Muslim world, as well as numerous large multi-nation studies of world public opinion. Kull appears regularly in international media and has testified to or consulted with the U. S. Congress, the U. S. State Department, the United Nations, NATO, the European Commission, and other agencies. Kull is director of the Program for Public Consultation (PPC), part of the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland. PPC was established to develop the methods and theory of public consultation and to conduct public consultations. Kull is also Founder and President of Voice of the People (VOP), a nonpartisan organization that seeks to re-anchor the United States' democracy in its founding principles by giving ‘We the People’ a greater role in government. Kull graduated from the University of California in 1972 with a B.A. in Psychology and from the Saybrook Institute in 1980 with a Ph.D. in psychology. From 1984-1988 he was a post-doctoral fellow at Stanford University, studying international relations under the tutelage of Alexander George. The author, a psychologist, argues that even though it no longer serves to enhance national security, the psychological drive to compete, along with an often unconscious wish to suppress feelings of vulnerability, strongly influences strategic thinking.
Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1992. First Printing [stated]. Hardcover. 25 cm. xii, , 264,  pages. Notes. Works Cited. Index. David Lavery (August 27, 1949 – August 30, 2016) was a professor of English at Middle Tennessee State University who specialized in studying pop culture, especially television. From 2006 to 2008 he served as Chair in Film & Television at Brunel University in London. He authored or edited over 20 books on popular culture, including Conversations with Joss Whedon. This book is about the nature, present condition, and future of humanity, seen through the lens of our interest in space.
Oak Ridge, TN: U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, 1972. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Wraps. Quarto (approximately 8 inches by 10.5 inches). xx,199,  pages. Wraps. Abbreviations. Illustrations. Tables. Charts. Figures. Appendix. Bibliography. Ex-library copy with library stamps on front cover (only library markings noted). Covers slightly soiled and staple holes. The United States Atomic Energy Commission, commonly known as the AEC, was an agency of the United States government established after World War II by U.S. Congress to foster and control the peacetime development of atomic science and technology. President Harry S. Truman signed the McMahon/Atomic Energy Act on August 1, 1946, transferring the control of atomic energy from military to civilian hands, effective on January 1, 1947. This shift gave the members of the AEC complete control of the plants, laboratories, equipment, and personnel assembled during the war to produce the atomic bomb.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983. Fourth Printing. 283, wraps, notes, index, yellow highlighting and ink underlining to text, slight wear to cover edges, price stamp inside fr flyleaf The author examines similarities and differences between the nuclear age and previous periods of international history.