CONTENTS: I. People, Cattle and Land - An Introduction. Michael Bollig and Jan-Bart Gewald: People, Cattle and Land - Transformations of Pastoral Society. II. The Emergence of Pastoral Strategies and Social Developments in Southwestern Africa. Andrew B. Smith: The Origins of Pastoralism in Namibia. Thomas Frank: Archaeological Evidence from the Early Pastoral Period in North-west Namibia. Tilman Lenssen-Erz: Picturing Ecology through Animal Metaphorism Prehistoric Hunter-Gatherers and the First Pastro-Foragers in Namibia. Wilhelm J.G. Möhlig: The Language History of Herero as a Source of Ethnohistorical Interpretations. III. Formations and Transformations of Pastoral Societies. Dag Henrichsen: Ozongombe, Omavita and Ozondjembo - The Process of (Re-)Pastoralization amongst Herero in Pre-colonial 19th Century Central Namibia. Jan-Bart Gewald: Colonization, Genocide and Resurgence - The Herero of Namibia 1890-1933. Hildi Hendrickson: A Sign of the Times - Samuel Maharero's Body and the Legitimation of Herero Leadership. Wolfgang Werner: From Communal Pastures to Enclosures - The Development of Land Tenure in Herero Reserves. IV. The Economic Organization of Livestock Husbandry in the 20th Century. Michael Bollig: Production and Exchange among the Himba of Northwestern Namibia. Itaru Ohta: Drought and Mureti's Grave - The "we/us" Boundaries between Kaokolanders and the People of Okakarara Area in the Early 1980s. Ute Stahl: "At the End of the Day We Will Fight" - Communal Land Rights and 'Illegal Fencing' in Otjozondjupa Region. Giorgio Miescher: Cry for Development - The Kaoko Development League (KDL), Colonial Legacies and the Epupa Debate in Kaoko. V. Conceptualizations of Environment and Society. Steven van Wolputte: In Between House and Cattle Pen - Moving Spaces in Himbaland. Andreas Eckl: Language, Culture and Environment - The Conceptualization of Herero Cattle Terms.
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Book Description R?diger K?ppe, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX3896453521