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The multi-purpose camel : interdisciplinary studies on pastoral production in Somalia / Anders Hjort af Ornäs, editor.

By: Hjort-af-Ornäs, Anders
Contributor(s): Research Programme on Environmental Policy and Society | Swedish Agency for Research Cooperation with Developing Countries | Somali Camel Research Project
Language: English Publisher: Uppsala : EPOS, Department of Social and Economic Geography, Uppsala University, 1993.Description: [vi], 246p. : ill., diagrs., maps, photos (some col.), tables ; 24cm.ISBN: 9150610090
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Includes bibls. - Contents: Death, life and research content of a project / Anders Hjort af Ornäs; A camel research project in Somalia: executive summary / Anne-Marie Vintersved; A photogrammetric sampling of camels to deduce the age structure of their populations in southern Somalia / R. Murray Watson; Camel herd dynamics in southern Somalia: long-term development and milk production implications / Anders Hjort af Ornäs and Mohamed Ali Hussein; Spatial aspects of seasonal contribution of camels in southern Somalia / Christer Krokfors; Camel milk supply to Mogadishu, Somalia / Mohamed Said Samantar; Cash from camel milk : the impact of commercial camel milk sales on Garre and Gaaljacel camel pastoralism, southern Somalia / Urs J. Herren; A model for a camel milk diary plant in Somalia / Karin Berlin and Anna Forsell; The channels of distribution in a Somali camel marketing system / Mohamed Said Samantar and Ali Dahir Mohamud; A study of the causes of the decline in camel exports from Somalia / Mohamed Said Samantar and Khadija Mohamed Awaleh; Classification and role of pastoral poetry / Ahmed Ali Abokor; The introduction of the camel into Africa with special reference to Somalia / Ilse Köhler-Rollefson; Traditional practices of camel husbandry and management in Somalia / Mohamed Ali Hussein; Composition of camel diets in Central Somalia / Ahmed Abdi Elmi, T.L. Thurow and T. W. Box; Conceptual classification of Somali camel types / Mohamed Ali Hussein; The role of camel milk production in drylands with reference to Somalia Ahmed Mohamed Hashi; The caseins and the cheesemaking properties of camel milk / Märtha Larsson-Raznikiewicz and Muctar Ali Mohamed; Camel milk: chemical composition and traditional preservation methods / Muctar Ali Mohamed; Camel health and disease; veterinary projects / Set Bornstein; Trypanosomiasis due to Trypanosoma evansi / Mohamed Farah Dirie; Food production and dryland management: a Somali research agenda / Anders Hjort af Ornäs and Mohamed Ali Hussein and Christer Krokfors.