Society, Security, Sovereignty and the State in Somalia: From Statelessness to Statelessness?
International Books, 2001 - 312 pages
An analysis of internal dynamics of the Somali conflict and the relation between state and society, taking society and not the state as main reference point. Includes a discussion of UN / UNHCRs involvement in assistance to refugees in the special Somali situation of statelessness.
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The Irir consists of the Hawiye , Dir and Isaq sub - clans , which are linked
together by historical and blood ties . The most widely spread clan family is the
Darod . Their area stretches from the central Western Somali region , the Ogaden
After the destruction of Hargeysa by General Morgan ' s troops ( in 1988 ) ,
Siyaad Barre put the leading Hawiye businessmen in a plane and showed them
Hargeysa : he used to say to the Abgaal and Murosade traders that Mogadishu
In the Hawiye long - term blueprint for Somalia , neither Somaliland nor Puntland
are considered sovereign political entities , and ... Given these political dynamics
and the threat that Hawiye forces from the South might one day attack Puntland ...
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Examines the history of Somalia from pre-colonial times to the present. Through the author's analysis of statehood and society, she provides a foundation for examining the Somali conflict and the ... Read full review
Transnational Nomads: How Somalis Cope with Refugee Life in the Dadaab Camps ...
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