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shell shock

loss of sight, memory, etc., resulting from psychological strain during prolonged engagement in warfare
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I suggested that the absence of a national agenda may largely explain the "battle fatigue." Hence, I suggested that that national agenda must first be articulated by the President to his Cabinet.
The point here is that, though not unanimous in their opinion, some psychiatrists are of the view that soldiers who see their superiors of high ranks expose themselves to combat, are less likely to suffer from battle fatigue and related subjects.
In its annual review of world affairs, dubbed the "Strategic Survey 2015", the London-based International Institute of Strategic Studies (IISS) said instead that battle fatigue may be a more important factor in limiting the effects of these conflicts.
Racial Battle Fatigue: Insights From the Front Lines of Social Justice Advocacy
tactical engagements with White peers dedicated to achieving positive Black student outcomes), as enacted by participants, as ways to respond to the affects of cumulative racialized stressors like racial battle fatigue (Smith, Hung & Franklin, 2011) and racial microaggressions (Sue et al., 2007).
A barrier less often discussed, however, is the challenge these faculty members often experience: Institutional racism, which causes what one African-American scholar has described as "racial battle fatigue." Just as our public school system suffers from too few educators of color, so too is our post-secondary environment less hospitable than it should be.
Travelling north with a team bus packed with fresh and hungry forwards free of the battle fatigue from ravelling north with a team bus packed with fresh and hungry forwards free of the battle fatigue from 12 failed attempts to take three points, the Sky Blues certainly won't be lack-tainly lacking confidence at the sharp end.
It was thought that William, Lady Darby's former drawing master, was dead, but his younger brother, Michael, tells them he discovered that his late father had put William in an asylum because he thought his violent nightmares and disturbing art--which recalled his wartime experiences as a soldier--meant he was mad, rather than suffering from battle fatigue, now known as PTSD.
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Phrases such as "shell shock" and "battle fatigue," which came out of World War I, seemed to be an attempt to legitimize cowardice, writes Glass, "but psychological research between the wars found that the human mind suffered stress as did the body and acquired its own wounds." For Bain, it wasn't battle fatigue that prompted him to desert.
"It is easy to make contemporary reference to such things as battle fatigue (PTSD), the fog of war, and the difficulty of communicating within and between units in the heat of combat," Doyle said.
Their condition became known as shell shock or battle fatigue syndrome, though it was not until the late 20th Century that it was accepted that traumatic events outside of war situations have similar effects.

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