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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With increased household income , money can be saved to purchase more
animals . Besides the problems of natural disasters , Somali pastoralists have
suffered during the last three decades from man - made policies , which , in
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 ...
This led to increased eviction of local farmers from the more fertile soils , with a
resultant loss in their crisis - coping ... of the program of liberalization and IMF -
guided agricultural policies after 1981 , some areas saw an increase 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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