The “necessary psychology” of battle

Posted: April 8, 2010 in Current events, Human Nature, Psychology, War

“…In recent days, many veterans have made the point that fighters cannot do their jobs without creating psychological distance from the enemy. One reason that the soldiers seemed as if they were playing a video game [the recent and now infamous Wikileaks video] is that, in a morbid but necessary sense, they were…” Here.

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