Buried in the Heart Women, Complex Victimhood and the War in Northern Uganda

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Part of Cambridge Studies in Law and Society Author: Erin Baines, University of British Columbia, Vancouver ISBN: 9781316502099 Series: Cambridge Studies in Law and Society Subjects: Humanitarian Law, Socio-Legal Studies, Law In Buried in the Heart, Erin Baines explores the political agency of women abducted as children by the Lord’s Resistance Army in northern Uganda, forced … Read moreBuried in the Heart Women, Complex Victimhood and the War in Northern Uganda

Contemporary Slavery Popular Rhetoric and Political Practice

Contemporary Slavery Popular Rhetoric and Political Practice Edited by Annie Bunting and Joel Quirk SERIES: Law and Society UBC Press Contemporary slavery has recently and unexpectedly emerged as a source of both popular fascination and a spur to political mobilization. This volume brings together a cast of leading experts to carefully explore how the history … Read moreContemporary Slavery Popular Rhetoric and Political Practice

Just Published: “Forced Marriage inside the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), Uganda Country Report”

Uganda Country report

By Teddy Atim, with Grace Acan, Jane Etap, and Annie Bunting Conjugal Slavery in War (CSiW) Research Partnership KEY FINDINGS The purpose of this country report is to share the findings of interviews with 48 female survivors of the conflict in northern Uganda. The interviewed women were all abducted, held captive for long periods of … Read moreJust Published: “Forced Marriage inside the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), Uganda Country Report”

Women survivors and their children born of wartime sexual violence in northern Uganda

By Teddy Atim, Dyan Mazurana, Anastasia Marshak Introduction The focus on women survivors of wartime sexual violence has resulted in increased attention being paid to its long-term impact on their social acceptance in post-conflict environments. Coulter (2009) and Denov and Ricard-Guay (2013) are critical of the fact that discussions about these women have centred primarily … Read moreWomen survivors and their children born of wartime sexual violence in northern Uganda