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Title Different drummers : military culture and its discontents / edited by Tad Tuleja
Published Logan : Utah State University Press, an imprint of University Press of Colorado [2020]
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Series University Press of Colorado e-book collection
University Press of Colorado e-book collection
Contents Introduction : the myth of the robot soldier / Tad Tuleja -- On the griping of grunts / Angus Kress Gillespie -- Back chat : subversion and conformity in Dominion cartoons of the world wars / Christina M. Knopf -- Warriors' bodies as sites of microresistance in the American military / John Paul Wallis & Jay Mechling -- Jumping the chain : a military psychologist's story / Mark C. Russell -- A captain's first duty : managing command disconnect in a combat zone / Ronald Fry -- (De)composing the "Machine of Decomposition" : creative insubordination in E.E. Cummings's The Enormous Room / Matthew David Perry -- Café colonels and whizz bangs / Tad Tuleja -- The wild deserters of no man's land : a ghoulish legend of the Great War / James I. Deutsch -- Breaking ranks : initiative and heroism in a Vietnam firefight / Richard Allen Burns -- Challenging the male hierarchy : women warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan / Catherine Calloway -- So I was a coffin : the war poetry of Gerardo Mena / Ron Ben-Tovim -- Telling stories in war / Carol Burke -- Discipline and the limits of unit cohesion / Tad Tuleja
Summary "Explores the disjunction between organizational solidarity and individual pushback in military organizations, examining how members of the armed forces express ambivalent or conflicted attitudes about their service. The volume focuses on psychological "discontent" within loyal opposition, considering examples of creative insubordination and analyzing 'oppositional positioning'"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 22, 2020)
Subject Armed Forces -- Regulations
Military discipline
Soldiers -- Attitudes
Soldiers -- Conduct of life
Armed Forces -- Regulations
Military discipline
Social Science -- Folklore & Mythology.
Social Science -- General.
Soldiers -- Attitudes
Soldiers -- Conduct of life
Form Electronic book
Author Tuleja, Tad, 1944- editor
LC no. 2020024020
ISBN 1607329522