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Children Born of War in the Twentieth Century

Sabine Lee


This book explores the integration of children born of war (CBOW) into post-conflict societies by investigating children fathered by foreign soldiers in several conflicts spanning much of the 20th and 21st centuries: the Second World War, the Vietnam War, the Bosnian War, the sub-Saharan African conflicts around the Rwandan Genocide and the LRA conflict and late 20th century peacekeeping operations. Using these case studies as starting points, the volume explores the challenges faced by the children themselves and their mothers within their post-conflict receptor communities by looking at the ... More

Keywords: Children born of war, Post-conflict reconstruction, Nationalism, Gender-based violence, Trauma and resilience

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9781526104588
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2018 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781526104588.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Sabine Lee, author
University of Birmingham