Changing nomads in a changing world / edited by Joseph Ginat and Anatoly M. Khazanov.
By: Ginat, Joseph
Contributor(s): Khazanov, Anatoly M. (Anatoly Michailovich) | Gellner, Ernest AndréLanguage: English Publisher: Brighton : Sussex Academic Press, 1998.Description: xiv, 256p. : diagrs. ; 23cm.ISBN: 1898723443
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Includes bibl. references. - Contents: Great scholar, great man, great friend (remembering Ernest Gellner) / A.M. Khazanov; Pastoralists in the contemporary world / A.M. Khazanov; Who are these nomads? / William Lancaster, Fidelity Lancaster; Being Bedouin: nomads and tribes in the Arab social imagination / D.F. Eickelman; Coping with change in Arabia / U. Fabietti; Bedouin settlement policy in Israel, 1964-1996 / A. Medzini; Continuing education and community development for Bedouin / Helmut Danner, Maha El-Rashidi; The joz muzzarib: an unusual form of marriage among the Arabs / Frank H. Stewart; The segmentary lineage system / S. Bastug; The cactus was our kin: pastoralism on the spiny desert of Madagascar / Jeffrey C. Kaufmann; The role of tribal groups in state expansion: the northern Arabian Peninsula during and after WWI / J. Kostiner; The missing link: "Badu" and "tribal" honor as components in the Iraqi decision to invade Kuwait / Amatzia Baram; Preservation and change in Bedouin societies in Israel / J. Ginat; Contemporary Mongol concepts on being a pastoralist / S. Szynkiewicz; Understanding reindeer pastoralism in modern Siberia / I.I. Krupnik.