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The Resource Insurgency and counterinsurgency in Kenya : a social history of the Shifta Conflict, c. 1963-1968, by Hannah Whittaker

Insurgency and counterinsurgency in Kenya : a social history of the Shifta Conflict, c. 1963-1968, by Hannah Whittaker

Label
Insurgency and counterinsurgency in Kenya : a social history of the Shifta Conflict, c. 1963-1968
Title
Insurgency and counterinsurgency in Kenya
Title remainder
a social history of the Shifta Conflict, c. 1963-1968
Statement of responsibility
by Hannah Whittaker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Insurgency and Counterinsurgency in Kenya , Hannah Whittaker offers an in-depth analysis of the Somali secessionist war in northern Kenya, 1963-68
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whittaker, Hannah,
Dewey number
967.6204/1
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
African social studies series
Series volume
v. 34
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kenya
  • Kenya
  • Somalis
  • Kenya
  • Somalia
Label
Insurgency and counterinsurgency in Kenya : a social history of the Shifta Conflict, c. 1963-1968, by Hannah Whittaker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Dabasso Wabera and Hajj Galm Dida
  • Gaafchaama (the time of political parties)
  • Conclusions
  • The shifta
  • The formation of the NFD LF
  • Becoming shifta
  • Support and opposition for shifta
  • Conclusions
  • The shifta conflict, 1963-68
  • The NFD liberation campaign
  • Introduction
  • "These feuds are always there": the socioeconomic dynamics of a rural rebellion
  • Conflict in Marsabit
  • Saifaa
  • Conclusions
  • Government responses to conflict (1) counterinsurgency
  • The war against shifta
  • The militarization of northern Kenya
  • "They even called the camels shifta"
  • Conclusions
  • Government responses to conflict (2) villagization
  • The Northern Frontier District of Kenya: people, place, and history
  • The roots of villagization
  • Implementing villagization
  • The villagization experience
  • Conclusions
  • Aftermath
  • "What [is] the purpose of fighting for an empty land?''
  • "There has never been peace": continuity and change in the local political economy of violence
  • "We are not people of farms"
  • Conclusions
  • Insurgency and counterinsurgency in borderland Kenya
  • Sources and methodology
  • The book
  • The politics of NFD secession, 1960-63
  • The political campaign for secession
  • Moderates and radicals
Control code
ocn894625135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004283084
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)894625135
Label
Insurgency and counterinsurgency in Kenya : a social history of the Shifta Conflict, c. 1963-1968, by Hannah Whittaker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Dabasso Wabera and Hajj Galm Dida
  • Gaafchaama (the time of political parties)
  • Conclusions
  • The shifta
  • The formation of the NFD LF
  • Becoming shifta
  • Support and opposition for shifta
  • Conclusions
  • The shifta conflict, 1963-68
  • The NFD liberation campaign
  • Introduction
  • "These feuds are always there": the socioeconomic dynamics of a rural rebellion
  • Conflict in Marsabit
  • Saifaa
  • Conclusions
  • Government responses to conflict (1) counterinsurgency
  • The war against shifta
  • The militarization of northern Kenya
  • "They even called the camels shifta"
  • Conclusions
  • Government responses to conflict (2) villagization
  • The Northern Frontier District of Kenya: people, place, and history
  • The roots of villagization
  • Implementing villagization
  • The villagization experience
  • Conclusions
  • Aftermath
  • "What [is] the purpose of fighting for an empty land?''
  • "There has never been peace": continuity and change in the local political economy of violence
  • "We are not people of farms"
  • Conclusions
  • Insurgency and counterinsurgency in borderland Kenya
  • Sources and methodology
  • The book
  • The politics of NFD secession, 1960-63
  • The political campaign for secession
  • Moderates and radicals
Control code
ocn894625135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004283084
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)894625135

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