Description/Abstract

This brief summarizes a scholarly article of the same name. It reviews research which evaluates the perspectives of women who served in the Vietnam War and the impact of deployment/military service on their mental health in comparison to contemporary servicewomen.

Original Citation

Kaiser, A., Kabat, D., Spiro, A., Davison, E., & Stellman, J. (2017). Women at War: The Crucible of Vietnam. Population Health, 3, 236-244. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssmph.2017.01.003

Document Type

Brief

Disciplines

Military and Veterans Studies

Extent

2 pages

DCMI Type

Text

Keywords

Women, Vietnam War, Military, Health and well-being, PTSD, Mental health, Sexual assault, Research reviews

Subject

Women; Veterans; Post-traumatic stress disorder; Vietnam War, 1961-1975

Geographic Area

United States

Publisher

Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

Date

3-24-2017

Language

English

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

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