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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CHAPTER 4 IDENTITY AND SOCIETY 89 Nomadism and Sedentarism : Somali Identity in Crisis 90 Myth and History of Origin : Arab and African 90 Somali Expansion ...
CHAPTER 4 Identity and Society In this chapter I characterize Somali society in terms of various identities . Identities in Somali society have often been ...
Ethnic homogeneity has been idealized as a core characteristic of Somali national identity . However , it was the numerically and politically dominant ...
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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
PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
Somali CLAN STRUCTURE
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Transnational Nomads: How Somalis Cope with Refugee Life in the Dadaab Camps ...
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