PUBLICATIONS & REPORTS

Ager, A., Stark, L., Akesson, B., Boothby, N. (2008). Defining best practice in care and protection of children in crisis-affected settings: A Delphi study [of expert practitioners]. Child Development. (In press).

Boothby N. Political Violence and Development: An Ecological Approach to Children in War Zones. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, Vol. 17, No. 3, 2008, 497-514.

Boothby N. What Happens when Child Soldiers Grow Up? Intervention, Vol. 3, No.4, 244-259.

Boothby N, Strang A, Wessells M. (eds): A World Turned Upside Down: Social Ecologies of Children and War. Kumarian Press, 2006.

Boothby N, Crawford J, Halperin J. Mozambique Child Soldier Life Outcome Study: Lessons Learned in Rehabilitation and Reintegration Efforts. Global Public Health, February 2006

Stark, L. Roberts, L., Acham, A., Boothby, N., Ager, A. (2008). Measuring violence against women amidst war and displacement in Northern Uganda. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health (in press).

Stark, L., Ager, A., Wessells, M. & Boothby, N. (2009) Developing Culturally Relevant Indicators of Reintegration for Girls Formerly Associated with Armed Groups in Sierra Leone Using a Participative Ranking Methodology. Intervention: International Journal of Mental Health, Psychosocial Work and Counseling in Areas of Armed Conflict, 7(1).

Stark, L. (2009) Victims of Conflict: Rehabilitation. International Encyclopedia of Peace. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Stark, L., Boothby, N., Ager, A. (2009) Children and Fighting Forces: Ten Years on From Cape Town. Disasters: The Journal of Disaster Studies Policy and Management, 33(4): 522-547.

Stark, L. (2006). Cleansing the wounds of war: An examination of traditional healing, psychosocial health and reintegration in Sierra Leone. Intervention: International Journal of Mental Health, Psychosocial Work and Counseling in Areas of Armed Conflict, 4(3).

Wessells M. (2003). Terrorism and the mental health and well-being of refugees and displaced people. In F. Moghaddam & A. Marsella (Eds.), Understanding terrorism: Psychosocial roots, consequences, and interventions (247 – 263). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Wessells M, Monteiro C. (2004). Healing the wounds following protracted conflict in Angola: A community-based approach to assisting war-affected children. In U. P. Gielen, J. Fish, & J. G. Draguns (Eds.), Handbook of culture, therapy, and healing ( 321-341). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum.

Wessells M, Monteiro C. (2006). Psychosocial assistance for youth: toward reconstruction for peace in Angola. Journal of Social Issues, 62(1), 121-139.

Wessells M. (2006). Negotiating the shrunken humanitarian space: Challenges and options. In G. Reyes & G. Jacobs (Eds.), Handbook of disaster psychology, vol. 1 (147-164) Westport, CT: Praeger.

Wessells M. (2006). Child soldiering: Entry, reintegration, and breaking cycles of violence. In M. Fitzduff & C. Stout (Eds.), The psychology of resolving global conflicts: From war to peace, vol. 3 (243-266). Westport, CT: Praeger Security International

Wessells M. (2007) Child soldiers: from violence to protection. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.