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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Towns located on the roads leading into Kenya represent important trading
centers for Somali pastoralists and traders . The most important of these are
Mandera , on the Ethiopian - Somali - Kenyan triangle , El Wak , Wajir and Libol .
The importance of this historical background lies in the impact , which the Italian
vision of controlling the whole of ... Ocean coast in the first place ; after the defeat
of Adwa in 1896 , the Somali possessions became even more important for Italy .
In this context it is important to note that the inter - riverine lands are not only the
single most fertile and agriculturally productive lands in the whole Somali region ,
but increasingly important for pastoral production , due to problems of ...
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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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