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War And Civilians
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War And Civilians

War And Civilians

War And Civilians
Only Available in Archive Formats.

Join Ray Suarez and his guests for a discussion about war and the ways it is waged. The international community reacts with horror when civilian populations become targets in a war...but is this horror hypocritical? What constitute the proper rules of engagement in a war, and how did we come to define what "acceptable casualties" are? Guests: Lt. Col. David Grossman Professor of Military Science Arkansas State University Author On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in Life and Society (Little, Brown; 1995) Jonesboro, AR Speaker Listeners call in

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