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Settlement ecology the social and spatial organization of Kofyar agriculture by Glenn Davis Stone

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Jos Plateau (Nigeria),
  • Nigeria,
  • Jos Plateau.

Subjects:

  • Kofyar (African people) -- Agriculture,
  • Kofyar (African people) -- Land tenure,
  • Kofyar (African people) -- Social conditions,
  • Land settlement patterns -- Nigeria -- Jos Plateau,
  • Agriculture -- Social aspects -- Nigeria -- Jos Plateau,
  • Agricultural ecology -- Nigeria -- Jos Plateau,
  • Jos Plateau (Nigeria) -- Social conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-250) and index.

StatementGlenn Davis Stone.
SeriesArizona studies in human ecology
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT515.45.K64 S76 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL973106M
ISBN 100816515670
LC Control Number96009997

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