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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tion and political reconciliation . However , their factual contribution to society is
not reflected politically . The specific focus on women is centered on options that
are available to women in order to reconcile the traditional with the modern in ...
This encourages a wide spread of affinal ties . Often , the basis of lineage
coalition is the husband ' s lineage in rela34 Lewis ( 1994 : P . 52 ) ; Merryman (
1996 ) . The role of marriage within the Somali clanstructure is elaborated below .
tion to ...
Since then it developed into a complete disruption of the original land - tenure
tradition in the inter - riverine areas . More about land policies in chapter 7 . tion
system in the South . The allocation of usufructuary ( In ) Security 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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