Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: Somalia x
  • University Presses: Manchester University Press x
  • Manchester University Press x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Kenya: Counterterrorism in Kenya: Security aid, impunity and Muslim alienation

Jeremy Prestholdt

in Non-Western responses to terrorism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526105813
eISBN:
9781526135988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526105813.003.0016
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Since the 1998 bombing of the US Embassy in Nairobi, the Government of Kenya’s response to terrorism has been multifaceted. Government efforts have primarily relied on civil authorities and the ... More


Identity conflict

Stephen Emerson and Hussein Solomon

in African security in the twenty-first century: Challenges and opportunities

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526122735
eISBN:
9781526136190
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122735.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

A basic feature of the universal human condition is the need to find commonality with others and form larger associations at the individual, group, and community level. This is at the heart of the ... More


Failing states

Stephen Emerson and Hussein Solomon

in African security in the twenty-first century: Challenges and opportunities

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526122735
eISBN:
9781526136190
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122735.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

States are the only contemporary political organizations that enjoy a unique legal status under international law—sovereignty—and are deemed to possess an exclusive monopoly on the legitimate use of ... More


German narratives of the pirate in Somalia

Alexander Spencer

in Romantic Narratives in International Politics: Pirates, Rebels and Mercenaries

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719095290
eISBN:
9781526115287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095290.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter two analyses German narratives of the pirate in Somalia. It sets off by tracing the romantic stories about pirates from the early eighteenth century and the golden age of piracy to current ... More


View: