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The Resource Somalia, the new Barbary? : piracy and Islam in the Horn of Africa, Martin N. Murphy

Somalia, the new Barbary? : piracy and Islam in the Horn of Africa, Martin N. Murphy

Label
Somalia, the new Barbary? : piracy and Islam in the Horn of Africa
Title
Somalia, the new Barbary?
Title remainder
piracy and Islam in the Horn of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Martin N. Murphy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Murphy, Martin N
Dewey number
967.7305/3
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6433.786.S58
LC item number
M87 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maritime terrorism
  • Piracy
  • Hijacking of ships
  • Failed states
  • Somalia
  • Islam and state
  • Islamic fundamentalism
Label
Somalia, the new Barbary? : piracy and Islam in the Horn of Africa, Martin N. Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Somalia: a failed state? -- 3. Somali piracy: 1989-2006 -- 4. Piracy and fishing -- 5.The principal piracy groups: 1996-2006 -- 6. The attack on the Seabourn Spirit and its consequences -- 7. A clan-based society -- 8. The Barre dictatorship and its aftermath -- 9. The rise and fall of the TNG and the rise of the TFG -- 10. Economic motivation for turmoil -- 11. Puntland: the piracy sanctuary -- 12. Somalia: without a government but not ungoverned -- 13. The growth of political Islam -- 14. The link to terrorism -- 15. The rise of the Islamic Courts Union -- 16. The ICU come to power -- 17. The ICU's fall -- 18. The return of the pirate gangs -- 19. The consequences of reward -- 20. Why piracy became so virulent: the political dimension -- 21. Why piracy became so profitable: the organizational dimension -- 22. Legal measures -- 23. The naval response -- 24. Somali piracy and terrorism -- 25. The further fall of a fallen state -- 26. Al-Shabaab and the growth of Islamism in southern Somalia -- 27. Somalia and Barbary -- 28. Conclusions
Control code
500818322
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 277 pages
Isbn
9780231800501
Isbn Type
(e-ISBN)
Lccn
2010033016
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)500818322
Label
Somalia, the new Barbary? : piracy and Islam in the Horn of Africa, Martin N. Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Somalia: a failed state? -- 3. Somali piracy: 1989-2006 -- 4. Piracy and fishing -- 5.The principal piracy groups: 1996-2006 -- 6. The attack on the Seabourn Spirit and its consequences -- 7. A clan-based society -- 8. The Barre dictatorship and its aftermath -- 9. The rise and fall of the TNG and the rise of the TFG -- 10. Economic motivation for turmoil -- 11. Puntland: the piracy sanctuary -- 12. Somalia: without a government but not ungoverned -- 13. The growth of political Islam -- 14. The link to terrorism -- 15. The rise of the Islamic Courts Union -- 16. The ICU come to power -- 17. The ICU's fall -- 18. The return of the pirate gangs -- 19. The consequences of reward -- 20. Why piracy became so virulent: the political dimension -- 21. Why piracy became so profitable: the organizational dimension -- 22. Legal measures -- 23. The naval response -- 24. Somali piracy and terrorism -- 25. The further fall of a fallen state -- 26. Al-Shabaab and the growth of Islamism in southern Somalia -- 27. Somalia and Barbary -- 28. Conclusions
Control code
500818322
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 277 pages
Isbn
9780231800501
Isbn Type
(e-ISBN)
Lccn
2010033016
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)500818322

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