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Ngecha

Ngecha

a Kenyan village in a time of rapid social change

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln, Neb .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Carolyn Pope Edwards and Beatrice Blyth Whiting.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN
The Physical Object
Pagination336 p. ;
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22593118M
ISBN 100803248091

This document introduces a Kenyan village called Ngecha. It describes the physical geography, demography and other aspects of village life by way of setting the background and context for subsequent chapters of an edited volume exploring critical . Fly-in Safaris to Masai Mara are popular due to the convenience of the short one hour flight compared to the 5 to 6 hour road journey from Nairobi. Flights to Masai Mara being readily available, a flying package safari is possible to book for most safari lodges and camps in the reserve.

  The Ngecha community is a sublocation in the Central Province of Kenya, 20 miles northwest of the capital city, Nairobi. At the time of study, the town center consisted of a central market place, post office, hotel (serving as a men's gathering spot), . Carolyn Pope Edwards is Willa Cather Professor and a professor of psychology and of family and consumer sciences at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. She is the coauthor of Ngecha: A Kenyan Community in a Time of Rapid Social Change (Nebraska ) and the coeditor of Bambini: The Italian Approach to Infant-Toddler Care.

L Practical guide for Land Degradation Monitoring This practical guide for land degradation monitoring will provide tools that can be used to facilitate a simple and systematic approach to monitoring long-term changes in soil and rangeland conditions and will be the working document for .   Her forthcoming book with Edwards, “Ngecha: A Kenyan Community in a Time of Rapid Social Change,” focused on the lives of Kikuyu women in Kenya, will be published by University of Nebraska Press later this year. Whiting’s long-term collaboration with her husband of 60 years, John W.M. Whiting, a fellow anthropologist and professor at.


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