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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thing such as illegitimate authority . According to the social contract theory ,
sovereign state power is established in order to safeguard a social order , which
puts an end to the insecure conditions of a state of nature . A sovereign authority
As things turned out , Gordon found it impossible to undertake the march to the
coast , and McKillop had to be recalled from Kismayu and Brava when the British
government decided to uphold the claims of the Sultan of Zanzibar to the Benadir
148 ) . In livestock trade , government controls dictated that the total quantity of
exports had to be reported officially , and earnings had to be remitted at the
official exchange rate . According to Jamal ( ibid . : p . 140 ) : “ Two things happen
: a ...
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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 ...
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