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Enduring military boredom

from 1750 to the present

by Bård Mæland

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology, Military -- History,
  • Sociology, Military -- History,
  • Boredom -- History,
  • Soldiers -- Psychology,
  • Soldiers -- Social conditions,
  • Military history

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBård Mæland and Paul Otto Brunstad.
    ContributionsBrunstad, Paul Otto.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU22.3 .M3113 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23909695M
    ISBN 100230577830
    ISBN 109780230577831
    LC Control Number2009041875

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This book contributes to a deeper understanding – historically, empirically and theoretically – of the complex phenomenon of boredom in a military context. Request PDF | Enduring Military Boredom: From to the Present | It is often said that war is 5% horror and 95% boredom.

In this sense, military boredom is historically enduring as well as. Get this from a library. Enduring military boredom: from to the present. [Bård Mæland; Paul Otto Brunstad] -- It is often said that wars consist of 5% horror and 95% boredom.

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In this sense, military boredom is historically enduring. But it is also personally enduring in terms of what it demands and requires of individual soldiers who have to endure it. Even in its simpler form, boredom can endanger a military operation.

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