London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York, NY : Distributed in the United States and Canada by Palgrave MacMillan, 2012.
viii, 273 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -270) and index.
Introduction: Child soldiers
Sudan conflict history
NGOs assisting child soldiers in Southern Sudan
Child soldiers of Southern Sudan
Children's expression of political agency.
Uses face-to-face statements from former child soldiers to explore their motivations for joining the Sudan People's Liberation Army, and interviews with NGO workers to examine the gap between the West and the reality of conflict in Africa.