Young Soldiers: Why They Choose to Fight


Brett, Rachel, and Irma Specht. 2004. Young Soldiers: Why They Choose to Fight. Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers.

Authors: Rachel Brett, Irma Specht


This volume explores the reasons that adolescents choose to join armed groups. The book concludes with a discussion of the steps needed so that adolescents are no longer "forced" to volunteer. (WorldCat)

Topics: Armed Conflict, Combatants

Year: 2004

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