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Annex H: Niger range and livestock project social soundness analysis
The Niger Range and Livestock Project has the twin aims of increasing the incomes of pastoralists in central Niger, and finding a long-term ecological balance in the zone. Sheep epidemic and the risk of cattle or camel ...
The Enterprising Peasant: Economic Development in Gombe Emirate, North Eastern State, Nigeria, 1900-1968
(London, UK: HMSO, 1976)
The book examines the level of economic growth in Gombe Emirate, north eastern Nigeria over the two generations from the beginning of the century; the time from the first decade to the 1960s saw a fourfold population ...
High bridewealth, migrant labour and the position of women in Lesotho
(Cambridge University Press on behalf of the School of Oriental and African Studies, 1977)
This essay discusses the high bride wealth in Lesotho, as well as discussing the role of women and migrant labor. It strives to explain the high bridewealth that is persistent in Lesotho and the article discusses the ...
Environmental quality and issues of adoption research
(Columbia, MO: The Rural Sociological Society, 1977)
The authors find that existing knowledge of adoption behavior is most applicable to commercial agricultural practices, and that adoption of environmental practices does not relate to adoption of commercial practices. ...