A former chief psychologist of IDF declares that in Israel, military service is as natural a life-course stage as are pregnancy and birth. 1 A feature magazine article describes how a veteran of the 1973 war discovers and comes to terms with "his" post-traumatic syndrome, and how he is currently involved in litigation for emotional damage.2 A senior comma nder of the I DF de votesanop-edpie ce to the "orga nizational climate" of combat units and how their informal activities meet the "needs" of troops.3 The seare just a fewtypical, ifrandom, examples of how ps ycho - logical terminology has entered discussions about war and the military in contemporary Israel.
|Original language||American English|
|Title of host publication||Militarism and Israeli Society|
|Publisher||Indiana University Press|
|Number of pages||24|
|State||Published - 2010|