Begin by using these keywords in your search engine. Use quotes for more exact results.
"Child soldiers" AND "Children & War" AND Terrorism
"Child soldiers" AND "War - Social Aspects"
"Children and War"
"Participation, Juvenile" AND War
* .mil only
Child soldiers are children under the age of eighteen who are part of any kind of regular or irregular armed force or armed group, state or non-state, in any capacity including fighters, cooks, suicide bombers, human shields, messengers, spies, or for sexual purposes.
This research guide is not a comprehensive listing of sources, but is intended to be a starting point from which students can begin their research according to their specific needs.
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