Explore BrainMass
Share

Explore BrainMass

    War and Culture

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Please help answer the following questions.

    Would it be preferable for a soldier to be buried with his/her family or with his/her military family today?

    Would that view have been different in 1865?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 5:18 am ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/history/world-history/war-culture-500273

    Solution Preview

    Would it be preferable for a soldier to be buried with his/her family or with his/her military family today?

    Though soldiers in today's military still carry themselves with great pride, tradition, and esprit de corps for their unit and peers, the foundation of their military career is with their family. Primarily, I believe the question can have a couple viewpoints. For example, many single soldiers without spouses or children are often buried at Arlington with other fallen soldiers. ...

    Solution Summary

    This posting addresses questions about war and culture. It explains whether it would be preferable for a soldier to be buried with his/her family or military family. It also discusses whether this view would have been different in 1865. Social norms are included in the discussion. The explanation is given in 322 words.

    $2.19