+ Site Statistics
References:
52,654,530
Abstracts:
29,560,856
PMIDs:
28,072,755
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Socio-economic differentiation among African peasants: evidence from Acholi, Southern Sudan



Socio-economic differentiation among African peasants: evidence from Acholi, Southern Sudan



Journal of International Development 2(1): 77-109



The paper is concerned with the nature and extent of inequality and poverty in the southern Sudan, an area which has yet to experience any form of modern economic growth. The nature of differences in household well-being in Acholi is examined, set in the context of the Chayanov model of peasant behaviour. Inequality in terms of cash incomes, food security and asset holdings is examined using regression analysis.

(PDF emailed within 0-6 h: $19.90)

Accession: 001946981

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

DOI: 10.1002/jid.3380020103


Related references

Kwete and Kweri: Acholi farm work groups in southern Sudan. Manchester Papers on Development, Institute of Development Policy and Management, University of Manchester 3(2): 60-92, 1987

The dynamics of socio-economic differentiation and livelihood strategies. The case of relocated peasants in the Beles Valley, North Western Ethiopia. Diskussionspapiere Institut fur Rurale Entwicklung, Universitat Gottingen ( 26): 139 pp., 1998

On the environmental and socio-economic impact of the Jonglei Canal Project, southern Sudan. Environmental Conservation, 121: 41-48, 1985

Welfare economics and African pastoralism. A southern African literature review of socio-economic features arising from traditional cattle ownership and production. Monograph, Institute of Natural Resources, University of Natal (3): (i) + 28, 1983

Preliminary report of the agricultural and socio-economic surveys in the Wau-Halima area, Bahr el Ghazal Province, southern Sudan. Preliminary report of the agricultural and socio economic surveys in the Wau Halima area, Bahr el Ghazal Province, southern Sudan: 55, 1976

Economic performance, differentiation and productive strategies on peasants systems of the tenth region of Chile. Case study evidence. Agro Sur 24(2): 186-195, 1996

The mother child relationship among brazilian peasants of independent socio economic status. Carnets de l'Enfance Assignment Children 10: 117-129, 1969

Peasants by preference? Socio-economic and environmental aspects of rural development in Tanzania. Peasants by preference? Socio economic and environmental aspects of rural development in Tanzania: xviii + 234; vi + 151, 1981

Housing Reconstruction as Socio-economic Recovery and State Building: Evidence from Southern Lebanon. Housing Studies 26(1): 133-154, 2011

Association between HIV infection and socio-economic status: evidence from a semirural area of southern Mozambique. Tropical Medicine & International Health 21(12): 1513-1521, 2016

Ecological and socio-economic factors affecting agricultural intensification in the West African savannas: evidence from northern Nigeria. Journal of Sustainable Agriculture 27(2): 5-37, 2005

The Langia-Acholi Mountain Region of the Sudan-Uganda Borderland. Geographical Journal 77(2): 140-159, 1931

Socio-economic change in the Sudan. Socio economic change in the Sudan: 139, 1983

The relationship between urbanization and socio-economic development in the Sudan. Geojournal 18(4): 369-377, 1989

The socio-economic impact of water associated diseases in the Sudan. Water distribution in Sudanese irrigated agriculture: productivity and equity Conference papers: 38-46, 1984