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Politics, Religion and the Lord's Resistance Army in Northern Uganda

  title={Politics, Religion and the Lord's Resistance Army in Northern Uganda},
  author={Paul Jackson},
This paper outlines the current situation in Northern Uganda and examines whether conventional approaches to conflict analysis produce a convincing diagnosis of the causes of the protracted conflict between the Ugandan government and the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). It concludes that the reasons for the war are multifaceted and do not neatly fit within any contemporary conflict theory without leaving significant gaps in the analysis. The paper highlights one of those gaps, the role of… Expand
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