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 big vote of thanks goes out to all my colleagues at the department of Theory of Law in Groningen , in particular to Prof. Dr. Theo van den Hoogen from the Political Science section . From the very beginning of my five - year stay in ...
Children of drought - affected pastoralists may stay with their relatives in town for a couple of years , or even permanently , and town children can be sent out to their nomadic family during the rich rainy season ( Lewis , 1961 ) .
With reference to my definition of a ' weak state ' in chapter 2 , the Somali state was increasingly weakened , lost out against society and reacted with coercive measures in order to stay in control . The opposition movements that ...
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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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Transnational Nomads: How Somalis Cope with Refugee Life in the Dadaab Camps ...
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