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African spirituality and sexual violence against men in conflict areas

Njoku, Emeka T. and Dery, Isaac (2022) African spirituality and sexual violence against men in conflict areas. Africa at LSE (07 Feb 2022). Blog Entry.

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Men are increasingly recognised as victims of sexual violence in conflict-affected areas. But western policy interventions in Africa, and the local programmes they influence, frequently exclude African social realities. New research in north-eastern Nigeria examines the role of spirituality in the victim-perpetrator relationship, highlighting the importance of non-western theories to produce effective policy responses.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2022 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 10 May 2022 14:00
Last Modified: 10 May 2022 14:00

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