Children of Afghanistan: The Path to Peace (Louann Atkins by Jennifer Heath,Ashraf Zahedi

By Jennifer Heath,Ashraf Zahedi

The first complete examine formative years dwelling in a rustic trying to rebuild itself after 3 many years of civil clash, Children of Afghanistan depends upon the study and fieldwork of twenty-one specialists to hide an important variety of issues. concentrating on the whole scope of adolescence, from beginning via younger maturity, this edited quantity examines a myriad of matters: early formative years socialization in warfare and peace; schooling, literacy, vocational education, and apprenticeship; refugee lifestyles; psychological and actual well-being, together with disabilities and meals; kid's songs, folktales, and artwork; activities and play; orphans; existence at the streets; baby hard work and youngsters as kin breadwinners; baby infantrymen and militarization; sexual exploitation; becoming up in criminal; marriage; kin violence; and different concerns very important to figuring out, empowerment, and transformation.

Children of Afghanistan is the 1st quantity that not just makes an attempt to investigate the diversity of demanding situations dealing with Afghan young children throughout category, gender, and sector but additionally bargains strategies to the issues they face. With approximately 1/2 the inhabitants less than the age of fifteen, the way forward for the rustic doubtless lies with its young children. those that search peace for the zone needs to locate strategies to the host of crises that experience led the United international locations to name Afghanistan "the worst position in the world to be born." The authors of Children of Afghanistan supply child-centered recommendations to rebuilding the country's cultural, social, and financial institutions.

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