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 pastoral clans are not directly attached to land . ... Security can be threatened if access to grazing lands is restricted . However , in the original ...
The new law allowed individual leasing of land for up to 50 years ; per family one farm could be registered , to a maximum of 30 hectares for irrigated land ...
Women also had specific customary rights of access to land ( Besteman , 1996 ) . All these varieties of tenure arrangement disappeared with the introduction ...
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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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