Facing famine: Somali experiences in the famine of 2011
作者: Daniel MaxwellNisar MajidGuhad AdanKhalif AbdirahmanJeeyon Janet Kim
作者单位: 1Feinstein International Center, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, 114 Curtis Street, Somerville, MA 02144, USA
刊名: Food Policy, 2016
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.foodpol.2016.11.001
关键词: FamineSomaliaCopingSocial connectednessSocial exclusionHumanitarian assistance
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)In 2011–12, Somalia experienced the worst famine of the twenty- first century. Since then, research on the famine has focused almost exclusively on the external response, the reasons for the delay in the international response, and the implications for international humanitarian action in the context of the “global war on terror.” This paper focuses on the internal, Somali response to the famine. Themes of diversification, mobility and flexibility are all important to understanding how people coped with the famine, but this paper focuses on the factor that seemed to determine whether and how well people survived the famine: social connectedness, the extent of the social networks of affected populations, and the ability of these networks to mobilize resources. These factors...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.212 (2012)

  • connectedness 连通性
  • famine 饥馑
  • assistance 援助
  • exclusion 排除