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Mobile Pastoralists: Development Planning and Social Change in Oman

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Based on more than ten years of study among the Harasiis, a Middle Eastern tribe living in the Sultanate of Oman, Mobile Pastoralists is a powerful statement on the importance of grassroots, people-based development and on the inadequacy of conventional responses for such a community by the international aid bureaucracy.

Dawn Chatty's work is the product of years of researc
Paperback, 230 pages
Published June 1st 1996 by Columbia University Press (first published April 15th 1996)
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Dillon Tatum
Nov 09, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Great book! I was able to get through it in a day, easy read, great research. The author is an anthropologist that did research on Pastoral Nomads in Oman and how they interacted with a modernizing government, and vice-versa.
Moza Sulaiman Sulaiman
Dec 24, 2012 rated it really liked it
the boik was realistic in discussing the harrasis tribe. I think the writer did good job in reflecting tge tribe living condition.
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