pastoral continuum

the marginalization of tradition in East Africa by Spencer, Paul

Publisher: Clarendon Press, Publisher: Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York

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  • Herders -- Africa, Eastern.,
  • Camels -- Africa, Eastern.,
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  • Marginality, Social -- Africa, Eastern.,
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  • Africa, Eastern -- Social conditions.,
  • Africa, Eastern -- Economic conditions.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-287) and indexes.

StatementPaul Spencer.
SeriesOxford studies in social and cultural anthropology
LC ClassificationsGN658 .S64 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 302 p. :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL676831M
ISBN 100198233752
LC Control Number97023105

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