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Samatar, Said S.

Overview
Works: 25 works in 78 publications in 1 language and 1,310 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: DT403, 967.63
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Said S Samatar
Somalia : nation in search of a state by David D Laitin( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this introduction to Somalia and the Somali people, the authors examine the important events, themes & influences of the past in order to explain the complexities of the politics, society, culture, & economy of contemporary Somalia
Oral poetry and Somali nationalism : the case of Sayyid Maḥammad ʻAbdille Ḥasan by Said S Samatar( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a study of the use of oratory and oratorical techniques as a tool to obtain political power in a traditional African society ... [with] focus on the political oratory of Sayyid Maḥammad ʻAbdille Ḥasan, the poet, mystic and warrior leader of the Somali anti-colonial movement at the turn of the century"--Page ix
Somalia : a nation in turmoil by Said S Samatar( Book )

18 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the shadow of conquest : Islam in colonial Northeast Africa by Said S Samatar( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pastoral democracy : a study of pastoralism and politics among the northern Somali of the Horn of Africa by I. M Lewis( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry in Somali politics : the case of Sayyid Mahammad ʻAbdille Hasan by Said S Samatar( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consultation on the Horn of Africa : edited proceedings by Consultation on the Horn of Africa( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Sarbeeb' : the art of oblique communication in Somali culture by Said S Samatar( )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remembering B. W. Andrzejewski: Poland's Somali genius by Said S Samatar( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mennonites and the Middle East by Said S Samatar( )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Fieldnotes, 1977 : used in preparation for his PhD dissertation, Poetry in Somali politics : the case of Sayyid Mahammad 'Abdile Hasan (1979) by Said S Samatar( )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Islamic courts and Ethiopia's intervention in Somalia : redemption or adventurism ? by Said S Samatar( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Islamic courts and Ethiopia's intervention in Somali: redemption or adventurism? by Said S Samatar( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Somalia : city under siege( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An Open Letter to Uncle Sam : America, pray leave Somalia to its Own Devices by Said S Samatar( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Oral poetry and political dissent in Somali society : the Hurgumo series by Said S Samatar( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Unhappy masses and the challenge of political Islam in the Horn of Africa by Said S Samatar( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Why America should leave Somalia to its own devices by Said S Samatar( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Round table on Nuruddin Farah( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the shadow of conquest by Said S Samatar( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Said Sheikh Samatar Somalian scholar

Said Sheikh Samatar somalischer Afrikanist, Professor für Afrikanische Geschichte

Samatar, Said

Languages
English (70)

Covers
A pastoral democracy : a study of pastoralism and politics among the northern Somali of the Horn of Africa