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Title:Pastoral economies in Africa and long-term responses to drought: proceedings of a colloquium at the University of Aberdeen, April 1990
Editor:Stone, Jeffrey C.ISNI
Year:1991
Pages:287
Language:English
City:Aberdeen
Publisher:Aberdeen University African Studies Group
ISBN:095099894X
Geographic term:Africa
Subjects:1990
pastoralists
nomads
droughts
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Abstract:This volume records the proceedings of a colloquium on long-term responses to drought in pastoralist societies in Africa. The colloquium was organized by the Aberdeen University African Studies Group and held at the University on 9th-10th April 1990. The papers are arranged under the following headings: Environmental circumstances of drought; The African pastoralists' responses to drought; Institutional reactions to drought (historical perspectives; recent case studies); Overview and policy prescriptions, ecological and structural. Contributions by J. Kenworthy; R.N.B. Kay; M. Ingrouille, M. Kordofani and A.R. Baleela; C.E. Mullins; R.M. Prothero; M.C. Jedrej; S. Maghimbi; U. Herren; T. Dietz; A.B. Smith; D.J. Campbell; G.H. Maddox; R.F. Newton; R.C. Bridges; D. McMaster; T. Gillard-Byers; J. Perkins; J. Briggs; S. Cudjoe-Ofori; J.H. Topps; A.E. Sollod; A. Hjort; N. Dower; M. Doornbos and J. Markakis; and H.-J. Drabner.
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