Enduring Military Boredom: From 1750 to the Present by B. MaelandEnduring Military Boredom: From 1750 to the Present by B. Maeland

Enduring Military Boredom: From 1750 to the Present

byB. Maeland, P. Brunstad

Hardcover | August 13, 2009

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It is often said that war is 5% horror and 95% boredom. In this sense, military boredom is historically enduring as well as personally enduring for the soldiers who have to endure it. This book contributes to a deeper understanding historically, empirically and theoretically of the complex phenomenon of boredom in a military context.
BRD MLAND is Professor of Systematic Theology at the School of Mission and Theology, Stavanger, Norway, and is founding editor of the Journal of Military Ethics. He worked for many years as a chaplain and researcher at the Norwegian Military Academy, and also served with the Norwegian UN battalion in South Lebanon. In 2004 he publishe...
Title:Enduring Military Boredom: From 1750 to the PresentFormat:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:August 13, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230577830

ISBN - 13:9780230577831

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Table of Contents

Boredom in Military History
Navigating Against the Wind of Entropy
Bored in Afghanistan?
Voyage Boredom
Submarine Boredom
Enduring Boredom but How?