Stress of War, Conflict and Disaster
Besorgung - Lieferbarkeit unbestimmt
BeschreibungStress is a universal phenomenon that impacts adversely on most people. Following on the heels of Stress Science: Neuroendocrinology and Stress Consequences: Mental, Neuropsychological and Socioeconomic, this third volume provides a readily accessible and affordable compendium that explains the phenomenon of stress as it relates physically and mentally to war, conflict and disaster. Specific instances of conflict are discussed--the Gulf wars, Korea, Hiroshima bombing, the Holocaust, 9/11, Northern Ireland, terrorism in general, and torture. Comprised of approximately 100 top articles selected from Elseviers Encyclopedias of Stress, the volume provides a valuable desk reference that will put relevant articles readily at the fingertips of all scientists who consider stress.
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: ACADEMIC PR INC
Erscheinungsdatum: August 2010
Seitenanzahl: 896 Seiten