• Economic Change in Sakwa 1850-1962 

      Obote Magaga Gordon (Moi University, 1991)
      This is a study of economic change in Sakwa. examines Sakwa's pre-colonial system analyses their encounter the capitalist production introduced theoretical concepts commercialization, with through of production colonialism. ...
    • PROCEEDINS OF THE THIRD WORKSHOP ON SUSTAINABLE HORTICULTURAL PRODUCTION IN THE TROPICS 

      Abukutsa-Onyango, M.O., A.N. Muriithi, V.E. Anjichi, K. Ngamau and S.G. Agong (HAK, Kenya) A. Fricke, B. Hau and H. St¸tzel (Hannover, Germany) (Maseno University, 2003)
      Millenium development goals include reducing the proportion of people who suffer from hunger and poverty. To achieve this goal the horticultural sector cannot be left out and therefore can play an important part in ...
    • Gender, culture and entrepreneurship in Kenya 

      Esther N. Mungai, Madara Ogot (International Business Research, 2012)
      This study looked into how different cultural factors affect gender involvement in entrepreneurship in a multi-ethnic country, Kenya. A majority of previous similar studies have been done in Western, developed societies ...
    • Moving Violations: Automobiles, Experts, and Regulations in the United States 

      Lee Vinsel (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019-07-16)
      Regulation has shaped the evolution of the automobile from the beginning. In Moving Violations, Lee Vinsel shows that, contrary to popular opinion, these restrictions have not hindered technological change. Rather, by ...
    • EFFECTIVENESS OF MARKETING STRATEGIES ON ENHANCING CULTURAL TOURISM: A CASE STUDY ON TABAKA SOAPSTONE CARVINGS IN KISII REGION, KENYA 

      Henry Nyamogosa, Michael Murimi (EPRA International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research (IJMR), 2020)
      Cultural Tourism is a growing phenomenon around the world. In Kenya, cultural tourism represents an important part of the tourism sector and largely depends on cultural heritage assets such as traditions, artifacts, and ...
    • Under the Historian’s Radar: Local Water Supply Practices in Nairobi, 1940-198 

      Jethron Ayumbah Akallah, Mikael Hård; Jethron Ayumbah Akallah, Mikael Hård (Water AlternativesWater Alternatives, 2020)
      By presenting oral history material from two informal settlements in Nairobi, Kenya, the article illustrates how inhabitants during the period 1940 to 1980 acquired and used water on a daily basis. The authors’ observations ...
    • Waste in the urban margins: The example of Delhi’s waste pickers 

      Rémi de Bercegol, Shankare Gowda (Routledge, 2020-05-06)
      One important aspect of sustainability involves the flows of materials and energy, extracted, consumed, transformed and disposed of in the functioning of urban societies, which makes it directly linked to the ‘nested’ ...
    • Confiner les marges, marginaliser les confins: la souffrance des oubliés du lockdown dans les villes indiennes 

      Rémi de Bercegol, Anthony Goreau-Ponceaud, Shankare Gowda, Antony Raj (Pôle de recherche pour l'organisation et la diffusion de l'information géographique (CNRS UMR 8586), 2020-05-14)
      En Inde, le 24 mars 2020 à 20h00, l’annonce soudaine par le Premier Ministre de la mise en place d’un confinement 4 heures plus tard a provoqué une forte panique parmi les populations déshérités. Les images dramatiques de ...