The Mbeere in Kenya: Changing Rural Ecology by Bernard W. RileyThe Mbeere in Kenya: Changing Rural Ecology by Bernard W. Riley

The Mbeere in Kenya: Changing Rural Ecology

byBernard W. Riley, David Brokensha

Hardcover | July 19, 1988

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This volume offers an extremely detailed account of social and ecological change in a small and marginal area of Kenya over 17 years. The study focuses on the interaction of people and their environment, and on the influence of outside forces. Chapter headings include: The Setting, The Uses of Plants, and Agriculture. Includes several tables, charts and maps.
Bernard W. Riley is a Lecturer of Geography in the Environmental Studies Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara, California. David Brokensha is a Professor of Anthropology in the Environmental Studies Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara, California.
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Title:The Mbeere in Kenya: Changing Rural EcologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:384 pages, 9.26 × 6.06 × 1.31 inPublished:July 19, 1988Publisher:University Press of America

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0819169978

ISBN - 13:9780819169976

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Based on three years of fieldwork spread over a seventeen year period, this study will stand as one of the seminal efforts in the field of ethnobotany.