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

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 laid low with Armed clash crosses cultures and contexts to seize various views at the realities of armed clash and its aftermath for children.

Children laid low with Armed Conflict upends conventional perspectives by way of emphasizing the adventure of ladies in addition to boys, the original social and contextual historical past of war-affected little ones, and the resilience and corporation such childrens usually show. together with youngsters who're sufferers of, contributors in, and witnesses to armed clash, the members to this quantity spotlight cutting edge methodologies that at once contain war-affected young ones within the examine strategy. This validates the views of kids and guarantees more beneficial results in postwar reintegration and restoration. Deficits-based types don't account for the realities many war-affected young children face. the choice ways provided during this volume—which recognize the realities of either trauma and resilience—aim to generate greater rules and intervention concepts within the face of a becoming international public health and wellbeing crisis.

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