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Competition and the Integration of Agriculture and Cattle Raising in Sahelian and Soudano-Sahelian Africa

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Type: Conference Paper
Author: Pelissier, Paul
Conference: International Symposium on Rainfall Agriculture in Semi-Arid Régions
Location: Paris, France
Conf. Date: April 17-22
Date: 1977
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10535/5922
Sector: Land Tenure & Use
Region: Africa
Subject(s): herders
agriculture
land tenure and use
Abstract: "Situated between the Sahara, traditionally the domain of pastoral nomadism, and the Sudanian zone, the Sahel zone has long been a place of encounter, of competition--even confrontation--between herders and farmers. But is it not also a center for unique modes of production based on techniques specific to Africa and capable of explaining some of the most noteworthy aspects characteristic of Africa south of the Sahara?"

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