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An African hell of colonial imagination?: The Lord's Resistance Army/Movement in Uganda, another story
Stockholm University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Social Anthropology.
2008 (English)In: Politique Africaine, no 112, 119-139 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The Lord’s Resistance Army/Movement (LRA/M) in Uganda is now world infamous for its violence. As most observers, including academics, have dismissed the LRA/M on moral grounds, they have disqualified the movement as nonpolitical, rebels without a cause other than their allegedly bizarre syncretic beliefs. This article indicates an alternative or perhaps complementary direction. In presenting something of a rarity in the academic literature on the war in Northern Uganda, the article examines actual LRA/M documents, arguing that there is a continuity in the claims and political grievances put forward by the LRA/M throughout the years.

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2008. no 112, 119-139 p.
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War, Uganda, Lord's Resistance Army, media, propaganda
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URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-18972OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-18972DiVA: diva2:185495
Available from: 2009-02-17 Created: 2009-02-17 Last updated: 2011-01-10Bibliographically approved

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