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Labor, livestock, and land: the organization of pastoral production



Labor, livestock, and land: the organization of pastoral production



African pastoralist systems: an integrated approach: 91-112



This chapter discusses problems of pastoral production shared cross-culturally by many African pastoralist groups but focuses on variations of household production experienced within one particular community of pastoralists, the Ariaal of northern Kenya. Livestock pastoralism in Africa is predominantly a household enterprise in which labour is recruited from the local family group.

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