This article examines the factors behind the growth of witchcraft accusations against children living in sub-Saharan Africa. The role of post-colonialism, religion and social factors are examined, as well as the growth of capitalism and the changing family dynamic. Accusation triggers and consequences are also discussed, as well as efforts being made to protect the victims of accusations.
"Examining the Growth of Witchcraft Accusations in Sub-Saharan Africa,"
Grand Valley Journal of History:
1, Article 3.
Available at: http://scholarworks.gvsu.edu/gvjh/vol4/iss1/3