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Author Coulter, Chris, 1969-

Title Bush wives and girl soldiers : women's lives through war and peace in Sierra Leone / Chris Coulter

Publ Info Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2009
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  DT516.826 .C68 2009    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  DT516.826 .C68 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 289 pages : maps ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Cornell paperbacks
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-283) and index
Contents A decade of war; centuries of uncertainty -- Gendered lives in rural Sierra Leone -- Abduction and everyday rebel life -- From rape victims to female fighters -- Reconciliation or revenge -- Surviving the postwar economy -- Coming home : domesticating the bush
LC subject Sierra Leone -- History -- Civil War, 1991-2002 -- Women
Sierra Leone -- History -- Civil War, 1991-2002 -- Participation, Female
Women and war -- Sierra Leone
Women -- Crimes against -- Sierra Leone
Rural women -- Sierra Leone -- Social conditions
ISBN 9780801447822 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801447828 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780801475122 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801475120 (pbk. : alk. paper)