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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Traditional Clan Territories The original territorial distribution of the Somali clans
has been transformed during recent decades and is no longer as distinct as it
was at the end of the 19h century . Still , in the contemporary political setting
Puntland Institutions : Molding Traditional and Modern Before the proclamation of
Puntland , the role and function of the elders in a future state structure had been a
controversial issue . A considerable number of the political elite , including ...
This is clear from discussions over whether clan elders are to be integrated into
or excluded from government structures . The dilemma is to find ways in which to
mould the traditional and the modern institutions into one functioning body politic
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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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