Acts of conscience
Steven J. Taylor

Acts of conscience

World War II, mental institutions, and religious objectors

1st ed.

Published by Syracuse University Press in Syracuse, N.Y .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

"Work of national importance under civilian direction"
"Religious training and belief"
"An experiment in democracy"
"A significant epoch in your life"
"Detached units"
"A working compromise between church and state"
"Out of sight, out of mind"
"A mind that found itself"
"They asked for a hard job"
"Bughousers" and "conchies"
"The expos as a progressive tool"
"They were fighting everybody"
"Mental hospitals are again under fire"
"Another growing pain"
"Scandal results in real reforms".

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 362.2/1
Library of Congress RC443 .T39 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL23079739M
ISBN 13 9780815609155
LC Control Number 2009004376
Library Thing 8948767
Goodreads 6437643

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