Abducted: The Lord's Resistance Army and Forced Conscription in Northern Uganda

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Pham, Phuong; Vinck, Patrick; Stover, Eric;
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Uganda | child soldiers | forced conscription | Lord's Resistance Army | Arts and Humanities | Social and Behavioral Sciences

Since the late 1980s, the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), a spiritualist rebel group with no clear political agenda, has abducted tens of thousands of children and adults to serve as porters and soldiers. Experience of forced conscription into the LRA is traumatic and var... View more
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