Child development and family mental health in war and military violence : The Palestinian experience

@inproceedings{Qouta2008ChildDA,
  title={Child development and family mental health in war and military violence : The Palestinian experience},
  author={Samir R. Qouta and Raija-Leena Punam{\"a}ki and Eyad El Sarraj},
  year={2008}
}
has lasted for more than three generations and it provides a sad example of accumulation of military violence, animosity and revenge. Palestinian territories, including Gaza, have been under Israeli military occupation since 1967. This has affected the people’s lives from cradle to grave. In addition to material losses, economic disaster and lack of independence, the unsolved military conflict heavily burdens mental health and child development. Like in other contemporary military conflicts… CONTINUE READING