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 numerous clan - affiliated factions which had collaborated to take control of
most of the country and which finally won the battle for Mogadishu were not able
to unite in forming a new government . As a result , the territory of the former ...
It may appear as very strange that a country without state apparatus , or a central
Bank , is still able to make its currency used by neighboring markets . The
explanation lies again in the Somali trade networks which are able to supply a
... able to revive the Digil Mirifle Governing Authority . In July 1998 , Puntland
regional state , comprising the Darod / Harti lands in the Northeastern region ,
was proclaimed at a conference in the town of Garowe , in Nugal region .
Insecurity in ...
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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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