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Veterans' Policies, Veterans' Politics – New Perspectives on Veterans in the Modern United States - Florida Scholarship Online
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Veterans' Policies, Veterans' Politics: New Perspectives on Veterans in the Modern United States

Stephen R. Ortiz


This anthology compiles some of the best new work on the formation and impact of veterans’ policy, the politics of veterans’ issues, and veterans’ political engagement over the course of the twentieth- and twenty-first centuries in the United States. To date, this research on veterans’ policy and veterans’ politics has remained segregated within disparate social science disciplines and their subfields. To counter this trend, Veterans’ Policies, Veterans’ Politics brings together the work of scholars in history, the history of medicine and science, and political science to highlight veterans’ i ... More

Keywords: veterans, United States politics, social welfare policy, US health care, disability, G.I. Bill, political behavior, citizenship, American political development, Veteran Hospitals

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Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780813042077
Published to Florida Scholarship Online: May 2013 DOI:10.5744/florida/9780813042077.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Stephen R. Ortiz, editor

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