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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EXTERNAL SECURITY POLICIES : INCREASING ROLE AND CAPABILITY OF
THE NATIONAL ARMY After independence , foreign policy concentrated on the “
Greater Somalia ' ideal . Somali state authorities focused on two issues : on ...
During the first decade of independence the armed forces were often deployed in
positive roles , which increased the people ' s trust in the army as protector . The
national army was the only state institution that could claim to provide security ...
Although support of army and police remained modest , it helped secure the
survival and functioning of the state - security apparatus . The international
security policy considerations of the American and other western governments ,
and the ...
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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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