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Product NameUnderstanding the Somalia Conflagration: Identity, Political Islam and Peacebuilding
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHeight:8.46 inches / Length:5.31 inches / Weight:0.6 pounds / Width:0.59 inches
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0745329748
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AuthorAfyare Abdi Elmi
Page Count216
BindingPaperback
Published08/04/2010
FeaturesUsed Book in Good Condition
Long DescriptionSomalia has been devastated by a US-backed Ethiopian invasion and years of civil war, and it has long been without a central government. Against this background of violence, Somali academic Afyare Abdi Elmi, attempts to explain the multiple dimensions of the conflict and find a peace-building consensus. Somalia is a failed state and a Muslim state. This combination means the West assumes that it will become a breeding ground for extremism. The country regularly hits the headlines as a piracy hotspot. This combination of internal division and outside interference makes for an intensely hostile landscape. Elmi shows that only by addressing the problem of the statelessness in the country can the long process of peace begin. He highlights clan identities, Islam and other countries in the region as the key elements in any peace-building effort. This unique account from an author who truly understands Somalia should be required reading for students and academics of international relations and peace / conflict studies.
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