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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insignificance of state territorial boundaries for the life of the common Somali
people . ... Members of Somali society turned to alternative security arrangements
, most of which had existed side by side or in conjunction with state institutions .
In the light of the various options with which Somali society is confronted , I intend
critically to evaluate the post - 1991 attempts at and processes of state formation
within the territory of ex - Somalia . Objectives of the Study This book is ...
CHAPTER 5 ( In ) Security Arrangements in Stateless Somali Society In the
previous chapter I described Somali society , highlighting the major divide
between the settled and the pastoral population and the role of religion and clan .
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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
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