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Title: A History of Konso Woreda from 1941-1991
Authors: Wondu, Argaw Yimam
Advisors: Belete Bizuneh (Phd)
Keywords: History Konso
Copyright: 2011
Date Added: 1-Nov-2012
Publisher: AAU
Abstract: This thesis discusses the major forces that shaped the history of Konso Woreda from 1941-1991. It focuses on the administrative, economic and ecological changes that evolved during the period of Emperor Haile Selassie and the Derg. The study is based information gathered from national and local archives, together with interviews of various oral informants. Based on archival and oral sources, my study concluded that the post- 1941 reform policies of the emperor and the Derg have great significance in changing the socio-economic life of the Konso. The 1941 land reform helped the Konso farmers to be free from the old gabar system. Similarly, the 1975 land proclamation was among the constructive policies which helped the Konso
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/3592
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