"We Listened to it Because of the Message": Juvenile RUF Combatants and the Role of Music in the Sierra Leone Civil War

Cornelia Nuxoll
2015 Music and Politics  
1 The term "rebel" is not used in order to evaluate, judge, or categorize the nature of the insurgency group but derives from interviews conducted with former RUF combatants who employ the term, among others, to describe either the RUF movement or their own role within the conflict. 2 For the most detailed analyses of the Sierra Leonean war, its account and its root causes see Paul Richards, Fighting for the
doi:10.3998/mp.9460447.0009.104 fatcat:wqu5uaixszglbgbvk4346nf4p4