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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Nomadism and Sedentarism : Somali Identity in Crisis MYTH AND HISTORY OF
ORIGIN : ARAB AND AFRICAN The Somali ... According to this myth , “ ultimately
all Somali genealogies go back to Arabian origins , to the Prophet ' s lineage of ...
Critics of the Arab origin theory * argue that the nomadic clans , which had by
then spread throughout the Somali Horn , and especially the Darod , who
claimed to be the ' original clan , used the link to Arabian ancestry , the dominant
Whatever the case as far as origin is concerned , Somali culture can certainly be
considered a hybrid of Arab and African elements rather than a pure form of
either one . THE CRISIS OF SOMALI IDENTITY Somali society has long been ...
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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
Transnational Nomads: How Somalis Cope with Refugee Life in the Dadaab Camps ...
No preview available - 2006