Nomads at the Crossroads

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Gyan Publishing House, 2005 - Nomads - 320 pages
Nomadism as a way of life was a logical, valid and productive mode of existence. Pastoral nomads proved to be resistant to external forces. Their land, culture, lifestyle could not overrun by modern civilization. As the world economy is changing drastically, and pastoral nomads everywhere are facing the impact. The book contains interesting portraits of the life and livelihood of the various nomadic groups of the world. From marriage to religion, from animal husbandry to popular justice, all aspects of the culture and daily life of nomads are elaborately described. It also provides authentic information about the existing patterns of nomadic settlements and the challenges confronted by nomads from modern reforms.
 

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Contents

Pro and Anti Gypsism
35
Anytime Anywhere
67
Romani Customs
85
Education Living Conditions of Romas
109
Tibetan Nomads
201
Nomadic Education and Economic Perspectives
229
Distribution of Houseless India States Union
263
Bibliography
317
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