Pastoralism

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The most accessed articles from the journal's entire publication history
Updated 3rd October 2017


  1. Desertification and livestock grazing: The roles of sedentarization, mobility and rest
    Keith T Weber and Shannon Horst
    Published: 20 October 2011

  2. Raiding pastoral livelihoods: motives and effects of violent conflict in north-western Kenya
    Janpeter Schilling, Francis EO Opiyo and Jürgen Scheffran
    Published: 3 December 2012

  3. Effects of cattle rustling and household characteristics on migration decisions and herd size amongst pastoralists in Baringo District, Kenya
    George K Kaimba, Bernard K Njehia and Abdi Y Guliye
    Published: 20 October 2011

  4. Factors influencing the utilization of maternal health care services by nomads in Sudan
    Babker El Shiekh and Anke van der Kwaak
    Published: 9 November 2015

  5. Caught in a sandstorm: an assessment of pressures on communal pastoral livelihoods in the Kalahari Desert of Botswana
    Diphetogo Mosalagae and Kabo Mogotsi
    Published: 5 July 2013

  6. Pastoralist livelihoods and wildlife revenues in East Africa: a case for coexistence
    Katherine M Homewood, Pippa Chenevix Trench and Daniel Brockington
    Published: 28 September 2012

  7. The economics and institutional economics of wildlife on private land in Africa
    Brian A Child, Jessica Musengezi, Gregory D Parent and Graham F T Child
    Published: 28 September 2012

  8. Assessment of camel and camel milk marketing practices in an emerging peri-urban production system in Isiolo County, Kenya
    Issack Mohamed Noor, Abdi Yakub Guliye, Muhammad Tariq and Bockline Omedo Bebe
    Published: 2 December 2013

  9. Adapting to the impacts of climate change in the sub-humid zone of Burkina Faso, West Africa: Perceptions of agro-pastoralists
    Sophie Agnes Kima, A. A. Okhimamhe, Andre Kiema, Nouhoun Zampaligre and Isaiah Sule
    Published: 24 August 2015

  10. Unsustain the sustainable: An evaluation of the legal and policy interventions for pastoral development in Ethiopia
    Berihun Adugna Gebeye
    Published: 1 February 2016

  11. No longer tracking greenery in high altitudes: Pastoral practices of Rupshu nomads and their implications for biodiversity conservation
    Navinder J Singh, Yash Veer Bhatnagar, Nicolas Lecomte, Joseph L Fox and Nigel G Yoccoz
    Published: 7 August 2013

  12. Livestock population dynamics and pastoral communities’ adaptation to rainfall variability in communal lands of Kgalagadi South, Botswana
    Olaotswe E Kgosikoma and Nnyaladzi Batisani
    Published: 24 December 2014

  13. Control of bush encroachment in Borana zone of southern Ethiopia: effects of different control techniques on rangeland vegetation and tick populations
    Bikila Negasa, Bedasa Eba, Samuel Tuffa, Barecha Bayissa, Jaldesa Doyo and Nizam Husen
    Published: 24 November 2014

  14. Stereotypes, prejudices and exclusion of Fulani pastoralists in Ghana
    Kaderi Noagah Bukari and Nicholaus Schareika
    Published: 4 November 2015

  15. Pastoral livelihoods of the Fulani on the Jos Plateau of Nigeria
    Ayodele O Majekodunmi, Akinyemi Fajinmi, Charles Dongkum, Alexandra P M Shaw and Susan C Welburn
    Published: 29 November 2014

  16. Enclosures in West Pokot, Kenya: Transforming land, livestock and livelihoods in drylands
    Gert Nyberg, Per Knutsson, Madelene Ostwald, Ingrid Öborn, Ewa Wredle, David Jakinda Otieno, Stephen Mureithi, Peter Mwangi, Mohammed Y. Said, Magnus Jirström, Antonia Grönvall, Julia Wernersson, Sara Svanlund, Laura Saxer, Lotje Geutjes, Vera Karmebäck, John N. Wairore, Regina Wambui, Jan De Leeuw and Anders Malmer
    Published: 3 December 2015

  17. Policies in support of pastoralism and biodiversity in the heterogeneous drylands of East Africa
    An MO Notenbaert, Jonathan Davies, Jan De Leeuw, Mohammed Said, Mario Herrero, Pablo Manzano, Michael Waithaka, Abdilahi Aboud and Shadrack Omondi
    Published: 28 September 2012

  18. Value chain analysis of grass seeds in the drylands of Baringo County, Kenya: A producers’ perspective
    Klerkson Okomboli Lugusa, Oliver Vivian Wasonga, Yazan Ahmed Elhadi and Todd Andrew Crane
    Published: 18 March 2016

  19. Continuity and change within the social-ecological and political landscape of the Maasai Mara, Kenya
    Connor Jandreau and Fikret Berkes
    Published: 25 January 2016

  20. Measuring household vulnerability to climate-induced stresses in pastoral rangelands of Kenya: Implications for resilience programming
    Francis EO Opiyo, Oliver V Wasonga and Moses M Nyangito
    Published: 14 August 2014

July 2017 - September 2017

The most accessed articles during the last three months
Updated 3rd October 2017


  1. Desertification and livestock grazing: The roles of sedentarization, mobility and rest
    Keith T Weber and Shannon Horst
    Published: 20 October 2011

  2. Colonial and post-colonial changes and impact on pastoral women’s roles and status
    Fatuma B. Guyo
    Published: 2 June 2017

  3. Effects of cattle rustling and household characteristics on migration decisions and herd size amongst pastoralists in Baringo District, Kenya
    George K Kaimba, Bernard K Njehia and Abdi Y Guliye
    Published: 20 October 2011

  4. Challenges and contributions of crop production in agro-pastoral systems of Borana Plateau, Ethiopia
    Abera Tilahun, Beyene Teklu and Dana Hoag
    Published: 16 February 2017

  5. Control of bush encroachment in Borana zone of southern Ethiopia: effects of different control techniques on rangeland vegetation and tick populations
    Bikila Negasa, Bedasa Eba, Samuel Tuffa, Barecha Bayissa, Jaldesa Doyo and Nizam Husen
    Published: 25 November 2014

  6. Factors influencing the utilization of maternal health care services by nomads in Sudan
    Babker El Shiekh and Anke van der Kwaak
    Published: 9 November 2015

  7. The economics and institutional economics of wildlife on private land in Africa
    Brian A Child, Jessica Musengezi, Gregory D Parent and Graham F T Child
    Published: 28 September 2012

  8. Raiding pastoral livelihoods: motives and effects of violent conflict in north-western Kenya
    Janpeter Schilling, Francis EO Opiyo and Jürgen Scheffran
    Published: 3 December 2012

  9. Historical perspectives on pastoralism and land tenure transformation in Ngamiland, Botswana: What are the policy and institutional lessons?
    Lenyeletse Vincent Basupi, Claire Helen Quinn and Andrew John Dougill
    Published: 23 August 2017

  10. Reimagining invasions: The social and cultural impacts of Prosopis on pastoralists in southern Afar, Ethiopia
    Paul Rogers, Fiona Nunan and Abiy Addisu Fentie
    Published: 1 September 2017