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Marriage in the Minds of Emerging Adults

Mark Regnerus and Jeremy Uecker

in Premarital Sex in America: How Young Americans Meet, Mate, and Think about Marrying

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199743285
eISBN:
9780199894741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199743285.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter explores the ideas of marriage in the minds of young adults. The vast majority of them wish to get married, yet the institution itself seems disconnected not only from ... More


Veterans, Soldiers, and Military Families

Jesse Harris

in Handbook of International Social Work: Human Rights, Development, and the Global Profession

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195333619
eISBN:
9780199918195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195333619.003.0039
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

The military is unique; its members face stresses unlike those of other institutions. It is one of the few occupations where injury and death are constant companions. The armed forces of the world ... More


The Experience of Families Separated by Military Deployment

Ruth Ellingsen, Catherine Mogil, and Patricia Lester

in Parenting From Afar and the Reconfiguration of Family Across Distance

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780190265076
eISBN:
9780190265090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190265076.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

The conflicts in Iraq (Operations Iraqi Freedom and New Dawn) and Afghanistan (Operation Enduring Freedom) have resulted in the deployment of more than 2.6 million service members since 2001. Almost ... More


Life After Deployment: The Work of Combat Social Work in Garrison

Jeffrey S. Yarvis and Charles R. Figley

in Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

This chapter continues to prepare the reader to understand and appreciate the garrison duties of combat social workers (CSWs) and their day-to-day duties. Military social worker duties are similar to ... More


Recruitment and the Limits of Localism

Ian Haynes

in Blood of the Provinces: The Roman Auxilia and the Making of Provincial Society from Augustus to the Severans

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199655342
eISBN:
9780191758300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655342.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This chapter considers the impact of recruitment practice on the changing character of auxiliary units. Two major issues require consideration. The first concerns the circumstances under which units ... More


The Life of a Combat Social Worker

Jeffrey S. Yarvis

in Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

Chapter 1 gives the reader a tour—a kind of ride-a-long or a kind of “see-what-I-see” experience. Much of the chapter is about the combat part of combat social work: What does social work look like ... More


Combat Social Work in Afghanistan, 2010–2011: An Interview with Thomas Stokes

Thomas J. Stokes and Naomi North

in Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

This chapter presents an interview with a combat social worker who shares his experience of deployment to Afghanistan, initially assigned to the 344th Combat Support Hospital, U.S. Army Reserve. In ... More


Combat Social Work: Preparing the Next Generation for Combating Injustice

Charles R. Figley, Jeffrey S. Yarvis, and Bruce A. Thyer

in Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.003.0016
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

In this chapter on combat social work and preparing the next generation for social injustice combat, the editorial team summarizes and discusses the lessons and the fundamental questions posed and ... More


Combat Social Work: Applying the Lessons of War to the Realities of Human Services

Charles R. Figley, Jeffrey S. Yarvis, and Bruce A. Thyer (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190059439
eISBN:
9780190059460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059439.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health, Research and Evaluation

This book shows combat from a different perspective by a dozen combat social workers. Written by and for social workers and war veterans, the book is filled with lessons learned that can have ... More


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