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 nature of pastoral society and the pastoralists ' feeling of superiority over the
farming communities were the main assets of pastoral Somali in relation to
sedentary Somali who , in terms of military organization , were relatively weak
RELATIVE SECURITY PROVIDING Social ARRANGEMENTS ( 1 ) Variations of (
In ) Security 1 Legal Environmental Social ( Incl . Access to Education ) Economic
( Incl . Food Security ) Political ( Stability and Conflict Resolution ) Military ...
The Northwest and Northeast proved to be relatively stable and less conflict -
ridden than the Southern and Central ... After the state collapse , relative political
security was established by a return to sub - state pastoral clan arrangements .
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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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