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dc.contributor.authorAli, Sundusen
dc.contributor.authorHamberg, Nathanen
dc.date.accessioned2017-08-02T15:51:39Z
dc.date.available2017-08-02T15:51:39Z
dc.date.issued2012en
dc.identifier.uriarchives.northwestu.edu/handle/nu/25128
dc.description.abstractThe Somali Diaspora is spread throughout the globe, in both more and less developed nations. Their perspective in living with other cultures is prepping the second generation of these refugees with the knowledge that, when combined with their desire for unity, will lead the forgiveness and healing of their home country: Somalia. By exploring and nurturing this process through advocacy, education, and helping those in the Diaspora learn how to forgive, this process can be expedited and strengthened. In addition, exploring non-traditional, culturally based methods of healing and forgiveness helps both the first generation immigrants overcome clan hatred, generational bias, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, as well as educating and aiding the second generation immigrants develop techniques for healing and rebuilding Somalia.en
dc.description.tableofcontentsIntroduction -- Background of the Somali diaspora. Clans, civil war, and immigration; How Somali childhood affects refugees in the diaspora -- Obstacles and challenges of First Generation Refugees in the Diaspora. Identity crisis; Post traumatic stress disorder; Bias -- Challenges and Strengths of Youth: Second Generation Somali Diaspora. Challenges faced by Somali Youth Diasporas; Strengths of Youth Diaspora; Skills, Talents, and the Education the Youth of the Diaspora Posses -- How the diaspora can change Somalia. Starting the process in America; Continuing the process in Somalia: projects that foster work, income generation, and self-reliance -- Conclusionen
dc.format.extent89 pagesen
dc.format.mediumDOCen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherNorthwest Universityen
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dc.subjectSomali diasporaen
dc.subjectRefugeesen
dc.titleChange and Healing in the South Seattle Somali Diaspora: How Lessons Learned can Help Heal Somaliaen
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Arts in International Care and Community Developmenten
thesis.degree.levelMastersen
thesis.degree.grantorNorthwest Universityen
thesis.degree.disciplineCollege of Social and Behavioral Sciencesen


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