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We Do Not Have Borders : Greater Somalia and the Predicaments of Belonging in Kenya.

Author/Creator:
Weitzberg, Keren.
Publication:
Athens, OH : Ohio University Press, 2017.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (289 pages)
Edition:
1st ed.
Series:
New African Histories
New African Histories
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Subjects:
Somali diaspora.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Though often associated with foreigners and refugees, many Somalis have lived in Kenya for generations, in many cases since long before the founding of the country.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
Maps
Preface and Acknowledgments
Notes on Language
Introduction: "We Don't Unpack"
"Carrying the History of the Prophets"
2: "Kenya Is Regarded by the Somali as an El Dorado"
3: "The Goodness of the Past Is Gone"
4: "The Fattened She-Camel Has Been Snatched by the Hyena"
5: "If We Were Brothers, We Would Have Met Long Ago"
6: "Their People Came Here to Seek Asylum"
7: "People Will One Day Say Our Children Aren't Kenyan"
Conclusion: "We Are Not Migrants
We Are Living in Our Ancestral Land"
Abbreviations
Notes
Selected Bibliography
Index.
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Other format:
Print version: Weitzberg, Keren We Do Not Have Borders
ISBN:
9780821445952
9780821422588
OCLC:
995163742