Dyan Mazurana and colleagues publish volume on children born of wartime rape

Challenging Conceptions: Children Born of Wartime Rape and Sexual Exploitation, edited by Kimberly Theidon, Dyan Mazurana, and Dipali Anumol, has been published by Oxford University Press.

This book:

  • provides cutting-edge findings on children born of wartime rape, their mothers, and families over the life cycle;
  • discusses actions that can lead to positive changes in public perceptions and government policy regarding children born of wartime rape and their mothers;
  • shows why feminist approaches to post-conflict periods are vitally important to families, societies and nations; and
  • offers compelling qualitative research on how war affected children can change their fate.

Purchase the book here.