GeoJournal

, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 141–146 | Cite as

Household vulnerability to famine: Survival and recovery strategies among Berti and Zaghawa migrants in Northern Dafur, Sudan, 1982–1989

  • Pyle Alison S. 
  • Gabbar Omer Abdel 
Article

Keywords

Environmental Management Sudan Recovery Strategy Household Vulnerability 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Pyle Alison S. 
    • 1
  • Gabbar Omer Abdel 
    • 2
  1. 1.Project on African AgricultureSocial Science Research CouncilNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Economic and Social Research CouncilKhartoumSudan

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