Somali Culture

References

The primary author of this profile was Nina Evason (2019).

 

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  • AMISOM Somalia. (2018). Documentary: AMISOM's 10 Year journey in Somalia. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fzxjj__V264 
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  • Department of Home Affairs. (2019). Somalia-born: Community Information Summary. Retrieved from https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/mca/files/2016-cis-somalia.PDF
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  • Gundel, J. (2009). Clans of Somalia. Retrieved from https://www.refworld.org/pdfid/4b29f5e82.pdf
  • The Heritage Foundation. (2018). 2018 Index of Economic Freedom: Somalia. Retrieved from https://www.heritage.org/index/country/somalia
  • Ismail, Y. (2018). Somalia’s Clan Politics. Retrieved form https://worldpolicy.org/2018/03/13/somalia--politics/
  • Leite, N. (2017). Reinvigoration of Somali Traditional Justice through Inclusive Conflict Resolution Approaches. Retrieved from https://www.accord.org.za/conflict-trends/reinvigoration-somali-traditional-justice-inclusive-conflict-resolution-approaches/
  • Lewis, I. M. (2004). Visible and Invisible Differences: The Somali Paradox. Africa: The Journal of the International African Institute, 74(4), 489–515.
  • Lewis, T. (2009). Somali Cultural Profile. Retrieved from https://ethnomed.org/culture/somali/somali-cultural-profile
  • Macha, N. (2016). ‘We’ll make our country great again’: project shows true face of Somalis. Retrieved from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/apr/19/peaceful-resilient-project-true-face-somali-faces
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  • Marchal, R. (2010). The Puntland State of Somalia. A Tentative Social Analysis. Retrieved from https://hal-sciencespo.archives-ouvertes.fr/file/index/docid/1044642/filename/the-puntland-state-of-somalia-3.pdf
  • Mark Bradbury & Sally Healy. (2010). Accord: An International Review of Peace Initiative. Whose peace is to anyway? Connecting Somali and International Peacemaking. (London, UK: Conciliation Resources). Retrieved from https://www.c-r.org/downloads/21_Somalia.pdf 
  • Metro South Health. (2015). Food and cultural practices of the Somali community in Australia – a community resource. Retrieved from https://metrosouth.health.qld.gov.au/sites/default/files/content/heau-cultural-profile-somali.pdf
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  • Omar, Y. S. (2016). Identity and Sense of Belonging of Young Somali Men in a Western Context: Case Studies from Melbourne and Minneapolis. Bildhaan: An International Journal of Somali Studies, 16(11), 65-79.
  •  Osman, A. A. (2010). Order out of Chaos. Retrieved from https://www.c-r.org/downloads/Accord%2021_17Order%20out%20of%20chaos_Somali%20customary%20law_2010_ENG.pdf
  • PBS. (2011). The Ghost City: Inside Mogadishu, Somalia. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xv72Hh-9Fh0&has_verified=1
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  • United Kingdom Government. (2006). A Guide to Names and Naming Practices. Retrieved from https://www.fbiic.gov/public/2008/nov/Naming_practice_guide_UK_2006.pdf
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