x, 299 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
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Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-294) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: the role of Ugandan child citizens in the struggle for national development Global rights discourses, national developments, and local childhoods Crucial components of child citizenship "Education for all": the dilemma of children's educational attainment, national development, and class mobility "Speaking the English of a Ugandan person": the intersections of children's identity formation Children's political socialization: engagement and disempowerment Actualizations "Village life is better than town life": identity, migration, and development in the lives of Ugandan child citizens "Our children have only known war": the predicament of children and childhood in northern Uganda "Did the constitution produce my children!?" Cultural production and contestation in Uganda's national primary school music festivals Epilogue.