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Biobehavioral resilience to stress

Author: Brian J Lukey; Victoria Tepe
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008.
Series: MyiLibrary.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Military service involves exposure to multiple sources of chronic, acute, and potentially traumatic stress, especially during deployment and combat. Notoriously variable, the effects of stress can be subtle to severe, immediate or delayed, impairing individual and group readiness, operational performance, and - ultimately - survival. A comprehensive compilation on the state of the science, Biobehavioral Resilience  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian J Lukey; Victoria Tepe
ISBN: 9781420071771 1420071777
OCLC Number: 182913251
Description: xxi, 348 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Psychological screening: predicting resilience to stress / Howard N. Garb and Jeff Cigrang --
Resilience and military psychiatry / Elspeth Cameron Ritchie [and others] --
The stresses of modern war / George R. Mastroianni [and others] --
Resilience through leadership / Donald Campbell, Kathleen Campbell, and James W. Ness --
Adaptation to stress and psychobiological mechanisms of resilience / Steven M. Southwick [and others] --
Psychophysiology of resilience to stress / Christian Waugh, Michele Tugade, and Barbara Fredrickson. Resilience and survival in extreme environments / Karl E. Friedl and David M. Penetar --
Posttraumatic stress disorder: genetic and environmental risk factors / Dewleen G. Baker, Victoria B. Risbrough, and Nicholas J. Schork --
Resilience and personality / Maren Westphal, George A. Bonanno, and Paul T. Bartone --
Cognitive performance and resilience to stress / Mark A. Staal [and others] --
The impact of social structural conditions on psychological resilience to stress / David E. Rohall and James A. Martin --
Resilience: toward the state of the possible / Victoria Tepe and Brian J. Lukey.
Series Title: MyiLibrary.
Responsibility: edited by Brian J. Lukey and Victoria Tepe.

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Military service involves exposure to multiple sources of chronic, acute, and potentially traumatic stress. This volume considers biological, physiological, and genetic factors, psychosocial aspects  Read more...
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... brings a wealth of subject matter expertise to the table. ... this book will meet your needs, especially if you are interested in an in-depth look at the physiology of stress and resilience as Read more...

 
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