Killology


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A neologism for a field which attempts to study the psychological and physiological effects of combat on humans
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A former US Army ranger, paratrooper, psychology professor and director of the Killology Research Group, Dave Grossman, looks at how armies hardwire their troops to become trigger- happy -- at enormous psychological cost: an increase in the post- traumatic stress among soldiers and an escalation of violence among civilians.
Dave Grossman is a former psychology professor at West Point and current director of the Killology Research Group.
On Combat is an "examination of what it takes to perform, cope and survive in the toxicity of deadly combat," according to the Killology Research Group's Web site.
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The campaign is in contact with national experts such as the Entertainment Software Rating Board and the Killology Research Group that offer useful information and solutions in this area.
He now teaches psychology at Arkansas State University, directs the Killology Research Group in Jonesboro, Arkansas, and has written On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society (Little, Brown and Co.
Grossman teaches psychology at Arkansas State University; directs the Killology Research Group in Jonesboro, Arkansas; and has written On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society (Little, Brown and Co.
O'Riordan's ongoing creative partnership with playwright and associate artist Gary Owen has resulted in two superb productions: Killology and The Cherry Orchard"
Today, he is the director of the Killology Research Group, and in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks he is on the road almost 300 days a year, training elite military and law enforcement organizations worldwide about the reality of combat.
BEST DESIGN AND/OR COSTUME | Buddug James Jones and Anneliese Mowbray, Gwledd Gwyddno / The Sea | King's Feast, Cwmni Theatr Arad Goch | Lucy Osborne, Uncle Vanya, Theatr Clwyd and Sheffield Theatres | Simon Banham, The Golden Dragon, Music Theatre Wales | Mark Bailey, Escape the Scaffold, The Other Room, Mongrel Thumb and Theatre503 (co-production) | Lois Prys, Yfory, Theatr Bara Caws BEST DIRECTOR | Rachel O'Riordan, Killology, Sherman Theatre and Royal Court Theatre (co-production) | Simon Harris, Little Wolf, Lucid Theatre | Chris Durnall, Nether, Company of Sirens with good cop bad cop and Chapter | Tamara Harvey, Uncle Vanya, Theatr Clwyd and Sheffield Theatres | Marc Rees & Caroline Finn, P.
This re-imagining of Chekhov's masterpiece is the latest project from the team behind the smash-hit successes of Iphigenia in Splott and Killology writer Gary Owen and director Rachel O'Riordan.