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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A third scenario envisages a topdown state formation process ( perhaps externally driven ) that would bring ( parts of ) Somali society under state control . Somali society is not static but flexible and rich in variety , that is ...
The former make up the bulk of the nation , and their name ( Samale ) has come to include the Sab , perhaps in the same fashion as the word ' English ' is applied by foreigners to all the inhabitants of the British Isles .
This committee , known as “ The Supreme Committee ' ( Guddiga Sare ) or , perhaps more correctly , “ The Committee of Clan Chiefs ' ( Guddiga Malaqiiyada ) , has since the Boonka meeting taken an unprecedented lead in the administration ...
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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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