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Historical dictionary of Somalia

by Margaret Castagno

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Somalia
    • Subjects:
    • Somalia -- History -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 165-213.

      Statementby Margaret Castagno.
      SeriesAfrican historical dictionaries ;, no. 6
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT401 .C3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 213 p. :
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5201467M
      ISBN 100810808307
      LC Control Number75025681

      explanations and historical approaches and does not supersede or negate them, aiming only to examine political culture patterns over time.9 An Overview of Somali Culture Before scanning the wider sweep of Somali history, a brief outline of the centuries-old clan system and particularly its traditional self-governing component is valuable.   Fighting for Peace in Somalia provides the first comprehensive analysis of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), an operation deployed in to stabilize the country and defend its fledgling government from one of the world's deadliest militant organizations, Harakat book's two parts provide a history of the mission .

      4. Apart from I.M Lewis, Andrzejewski, Abdullahi Mohamed Diriye he is also acknowledged by Mohamed Haji Mukhtar in his Historical Dictionary of Somalia. Eventually, he created his own store of sayings, poems, and stories that are quoted to this day. 5. His work was and is still taught in Somali Poetry classes among other Somali poets. PDF 6.   The Republic of Somalia was formed in by the federation of a former Italian colony and a British protectorate. Mohamed Siad Barre (Maxamed Siyaad Barre) held dictatorial rule over the country from October until January , when he was overthrown in a bloody civil war waged by clan-based guerrillas. After Siad’s fall from power, warfare continued and .

      Somali mythology covers the beliefs, myths, legends and folk tales circulating in Somali society that were passed down to new generations in a timeline spanning several millennia. Many of the things that constitute Somali mythology today are traditions whose accuracy have faded away with time or have transformed considerably with the coming of Islam to the Horn of Africa. The dictionary covers all phases of Ismaili history as well as the main doctrines of the community. It includes an introductory chapter, which provides a broad historical survey of the Ismailis, followed by alphabetical entries on all major aspects of the community, such as key figures, institutions, traditions, and doctrines.


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The book also reflects on the contributions of the Somali sources on history and culture. Arabic sources and other non-English colonial sources of great importance to the subject are also highlighted. A vital addition to Author: Mohamed Haji Mukhtar.

African historical dictionaries, no. Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Somalia -- History -- Dictionaries. Somalie -- Histoire -- Dictionnaires anglais.

Somalie--Dictionnaires et encyclopédies. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. Somaliland, historically, the area now comprising Somalia and Djibouti. The name is also used to refer to the Republic of Somaliland, a self-declared independent country in the Horn of Africa.

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