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Title:Rural Development in Lesotho
Author:Cobbe, James H.
Year:1982
Periodical:Journal of Contemporary African Studies
Volume:2
Issue:1
Period:October
Pages:113-140
Language:English
Geographic term:Lesotho
Subjects:rural development
labour migration
Agriculture, Natural Resources and the Environment
Development and Technology
Abstract:This article attempts to survey various ideas about how the process of labour migration has affected socio-economic structures in the rural areas of Lesotho, and to explore scene of the implications for rural development of labour migration and the resultant rural structures, with particular attention being paid to questions of policy and planning. Sections: Background; economy and history - The impact of migration on rural structures - Effects of labour migration - Rural social structure - implications for rural development policy and planning - Conclusion. Notes, tab.
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