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Military psychologists are psychologists employed in the armed services. They have their own speciality of military psychology and are particularly active in military recruitment, personnel selectionand military training.

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  • Kennedy, C. H., Jones, D. E., & Arita, A. A. (2007). Multicultural experiences of U.S. military psychologists: Current trends and training target areas: Psychological Services Vol 4(3) Aug 2007, 158-167.
  • Laskow, G. B., & Grill, D. J. (2003). The Department of Defense Experiment: The Psychopharmacology Demonstration Project. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
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  • Reger, G. M., & Moore, B. A. (2006). Combat Operational Stress Control in Iraq: Lessons Learned During Operation Iraqi Freedom: Military Psychology Vol 18(4) 2006, 297-307.
  • Shumate, S., & Borum, R. (2006). Psychological Support to Defense Counterintelligence Operations: Military Psychology Vol 18(4) 2006, 283-296.
  • Staal, M. A., & Stephenson, J. A. (2006). Operational Psychology: An Emerging Subdiscipline: Military Psychology Vol 18(4) 2006, 269-282.
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  • Zur, O., & Gonzalez, S. (2002). Multiple relationships in military psychology. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Co.

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