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Growing up in Armyville : Canada's military families during the Afghanistan mission

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  • ISBN: 9781771122344 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 9781771122573 (pdf)
  • ISBN: 9781771122580 (ePub)
  • Physical Description: remote
    1 online resource (xi, 247 pages).
  • Publisher: Waterloo, Ontario : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-235) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Real changes for real people: Canadian military involvements since the Second World War -- Growing up in a military family -- Growing up in Armyville (co-authored by Karen Robson and Chris Sanders) -- Life just before a deployment -- Life during a deployment -- Life after the deployed parent returns home -- New beginnings at Armyville High School -- Conclusion -- Afterword: Some reflections from David McTimoney.
Summary, etc.: "It examines the adolescents who attended the pseudonymous "Armyville High School" between 2006 and 2010 and how they were affected by their parents' involvement in the Canadian military mission in Afghanistan. The book shows how the "Armyville" school district was unprepared to offer an effective response in support of its students."--
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Description based on print version record.
Subject: Children of military personnel Canada
High school students Canada
Families of military personnel Canada
Afghan War, 2001- Social aspects Canada
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