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Unraveling Somalia

race, violence, and the legacy of slavery

by Catherine Lowe Besteman

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Qossoldoor (Somalia),
  • Somalia,
  • Qossoldoor
    • Subjects:
    • Gosha (African people) -- Somalia -- Qossoldoor -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Gosha (African people) -- Somalia -- Qossoldoor -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Slavery -- Somalia -- Qossoldoor -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Slavery -- Somalia -- Qossoldoor -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Qossoldoor (Somalia) -- Politics and government -- 19th century.,
    • Qossoldoor (Somalia) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.,
    • Qossoldoor (Somalia) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Qossoldoor (Somalia) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-274) and index.

      StatementCatherine Besteman.
      SeriesThe ethnography of political violence
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT409.Q27 B47 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 284 p. :
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL371775M
      ISBN 10081223488X, 0812216881
      LC Control Number98033372

      Catherine Lowe Besteman is an anthropologist and holds the position of Francis F. Bartlett and Ruth K. Bartlett Professor of Anthropology at Colby College in Waterville, has taught at that institution since She is known for her work with Somali Bantu refugees who have migrated from East Africa to Lewiston, Maine since Unraveling Somalia: Race, Violence, and the Legacy of Slavery. Catherine Lowe Besteman. Pennsylvania. When the Spider Danced: Notes from an African Village Alexander Alland, Jr. Waveland. Whose Development?: An Ethnography of Aid. Emma Crewe, Elizabeth Harrison. Zed. Women s Voices, Women s Power: Dialogues of Resistance from.

      Catherine Besteman is Francis F. and Ruth K. Bartlett Professor of Anthropology at Colby College and the author of Transforming Cape Town and Unraveling Somalia: . Unraveling Somalia: Race, Violence, and the Legacy of Slavery. Catherine Besteman. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, ix. pp., maps.

      This page contains some hard-to-find Somali curriculum text books. The Somali language was written in and the Revolutionary government of President Mohamed Siyad Barre invested enormous time, energy and resources to formalize the Somali language, harmonize technical vocabulary and make education accessible to the Somali public in their own Somali language.   The State and Rural Transformation in Northern Somalia, – Abdi Ismail Samatar ISBN (cloth) ISBN (paper) University of Wisconsin Press, S. Return to Top. Society & Culture. Unraveling Somalia: Race, Class, and the Legacy of Slavery Catherine Besteman ISBN (paper) ISBN eBook.


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