Children Affected by Armed Conflict: Theory, Method, and by Bree Akesson,Myriam Denov

By Bree Akesson,Myriam Denov

Societal turbulence, nation cave in, non secular and ethnic clash, poverty, starvation, and social exclusion all underlie children’s involvement in armed clash. Drawing from empirical experiences in 11 conflict-ridden nations, together with Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Colombia, Uganda, Palestine, Somalia, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Sudan, and South Sudan, Children plagued by Armed clash crosses cultures and contexts to catch a number of views at the realities of armed clash and its aftermath for children.

Children plagued by Armed Conflict upends conventional perspectives through emphasizing the event of ladies in addition to boys, the original social and contextual heritage of war-affected childrens, and the resilience and business enterprise such youngsters frequently exhibit. together with childrens who're sufferers of, contributors in, and witnesses to armed clash, the members to this quantity spotlight leading edge methodologies that at once contain war-affected teenagers within the examine technique. This validates the views of kids and guarantees more suitable results in postwar reintegration and restoration. Deficits-based types don't account for the realities many war-affected little ones face. the choice ways offered during this volume—which recognize the realities of either trauma and resilience—aim to generate more beneficial rules and intervention ideas within the face of a starting to be worldwide public future health crisis.

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