Psychiatric and Neurologic Aspects of War, Volume 1208. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

  • ID: 2178947
  • Book
  • Region: New York
  • 252 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
1 of 3
This volume examines the wide–ranging psychiatric and neurologic consequences of war affecting every level of human organization from the nation state to the molecular.

The volume present these consequences from a multitude of perspectives and modes of inquiry; from the intrapsychic to the empirical. Contributions address address the nature of modern warfare and social interventions to present it in topics such as "The Mind of the Jihadist" and "Preventing Mass Violence." Intervention and prevention are considered for the effects of war on the individual.

While substantial strides have been made in characterization of the specific neurologic and psychiatric consequences of war, such as traumatic brain injury (TBI) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), significant gaps remain in the understanding of how to treat or prevent these outcomes. Contributors to this volume discuss cutting–edge research, treatment approaches and public policy issues.

NOTE: Annals volumes are available for sale as individual books or as a journal. For information on institutional journal subscriptions, please visit <a href="[external URL]

ACADEMY MEMBERS: Please contact the New York Academy of Sciences directly to place your order (<a href="[external URL] Members of the New York Academy of Science receive full–text access to the Annals online and discounts on print volumes. Please visit <a href="[external URL] for more information about becoming a member.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
2 of 3


3 of 3
Jack D. Barchas
JoAnn Difede
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
4 of 3
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown