Legge, Karen. Changing responses to drought among the Wodaabe of Niger

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: Changing responses to drought among the Wodaabe of Niger

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Bad year economics : cultural responses to risk and uncertainty, edited by Paul Halstead and John O'Shea

Published By: Original publisher Bad year economics : cultural responses to risk and uncertainty, edited by Paul Halstead and John O'Shea Cambridge [England] ; New York: Cambridge University Press. 1989. 81-86 p. ill., map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Karen Legge

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2020. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Fulani (MS11)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Climate (132); Annual cycle (221); Domesticated animals (231); Pastoral activities (233); Water supply (312); Labor supply and employment (464); Disasters (731);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This study of the impact of drought on Fulani pastoral practices discusses such traditional coping strategies as mobility, herd diversification and gathering wild resources, and considers how these practices were negatively affected during the colonial period by taxation, agricultural expansion and wage labor.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 5

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. ms11-005

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Essay

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document no date given

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Ethnologist-4

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Ian Skoggard; 2020

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1890-1984

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) central and southwestern Niger

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Fula (African people)

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