About the Veterans Affairs Collection
The Veteran’s Affairs Collection is a growing selection of books and video resources intended to highlight, honor, and serve the experiences and educational needs of student veterans at UT Dallas. A deliberate focus has been placed on the experiences of veterans who served in the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars.
Films in the Veterans Affairs Collection
Films in the Veterans Affairs Collection can be found by searching "Veterans Affairs Collection" in the library catalog and limiting resource type to "Media."
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Books in the Veterans Affairs Collection
This is a list of some of the Books in the Veterans Affairs Collection with the newest titles first. You can retrieve the entire collection by searching "Veterans affairs collection" (including the " ") in the library catalog.
Making war at Fort Hood : life and uncertainty in a military community
The things they cannot say : stories soldiers won't tell you about what they've seen, done or failed to do in war
Learning to forget : US Army counterinsurgency doctrine and practice from Vietnam to Iraq
Afghanistan from the Cold War through the War on Terror
Fire and forget : short stories from the long war
Finding success as a returning veteran or military student
Global security watch--Syria
Wargames From Gladiators to Gigabytes
Fear, power, and politics : the recipe for war in Iraq after 9/11
The power and the people paths of resistance in the Middle East
Healing war trauma : a handbook of creative approaches
Ending wars well : order, justice, and conciliation in contemporary post-conflict
Bring me men : military masculinity and the benign facade of American empire, 1898-2001
The rise and fall of war crimes trials : from Charles I to Bush II
Reborn on the fourth of July : the challenge of faith, patriotism & conscience
What is PTSD? : 3 steps to healing trauma
The generals : American military command from World War II to today
The twilight war : the secret history of America's thirty-year conflict with Iran
Service : a Navy SEAL at war
The long walk : a story of war and the life that follows
The strategic student : successfully transitioning from the military to college academics
Couple-based interventions for military and veteran families : a practitioner's guide
Useful enemies : when waging wars is more important than winning them
Called to serve : a handbook on student veterans and higher education
The Snake Eaters : An unlikely band of brothers and the battle for the soul of Iraq
Other Campus Resources For Student Veterans
Veteran Services Center
The UT Dallas Veteran Services Center (VSC) is a resource center for veterans, reservists, eligible dependents and active duty military students attending UT Dallas.
Student Success Center
Whether it is individualized tutoring, Peer-Led Team Learning (PLTL), Supplemental Instruction (SI), coordinated group study, or another approach to improving academic achievement, our student success team members make every attempt to assist students in achieving their academic goals across a wide variety of subject areas.
Student Counseling Center
The Student Counseling Center provides programs and services designed to assist students in achieving emotional well-being necessary for success.