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Title:The future of pastoral peoples: proceedings of a conference held in Nairobi, Kenya, 4-8 August 1980
Editor:Galaty, John G.ISNI
City of publisher:Ottawa
Publisher:International Development Research Centre
Geographic term:developing countries
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Abstract:Sponsored by the Commission on Nomadic Peoples of the Int. Union of Anthr. and Ethn. Sciences, in collaboration with the Inst. for Development Studies of the Univ. of Nairobi. Contains an assessment of the results, two opening addresses, 29 papers, and edited versions of the discussions. Contributors were requested to sum up general conclusions and to pose research questions and programs. There are six sections: Research priorities and pastoralist development: What is to be done? (Assessment.) The role of anthropology in pastoral development. The political economy of pastoralism. The economics of pastoralism. The role of government in pastoral development. The research progress: strategies, goals, and methods.