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Executive powers and legal theory: practical power exercise, popular will and the role of charisma, an analysis
(University of Nairobi, 1992-09-19)
Ocio-cultural and economic determinants of breast-feeding Duration in Karungu division, Migori district
This study on socio-cultural and economic determinants of breast-feeding duration was conducted among mothers of the Luo community of Karungu Division in Western Kenya. The study aimed at examining the influence of certain ...
Inter-assemblage variability: towards an understanding of the effect of raw material procurment in the elmenteitan blade industry
(University of Nairobi, 1990)
This study is based on an attribute analysis of the Elmenteitan blades. Six sites were analysed in the study, Mt. Eburu, Maasai Gorge, Njoro River Cave, Ngamuriak, Sambo Ngige and Gogo Falls. The first three are from the ...
Determinants of adolescent fertility: a case of Meru secondary schools
The study was set to investigate how demographic and socio-economic variables determine adolescent fertility in Meru district. The marital status and occupation of adolescent parents, the level of education of ...
Fish marketing problems among the small scale fishermen in siaya district: a case study of West Yimbo location on the shores of Lake Victoria
(University of Nairobi., 1990)
The understanding of the marketing problems of such an important fishery as West Yimbo location in Lake Victoria provides a frame-work within which the management, production and institutional roles can be handled. The ...
The impact of inter-state relations on the use of the PTA clearing house
African integration systems are aimed at promoting economic development through both political and economic means by bringing together of hitherto autonomous regions or countries into an integrated whole. Usually ...
Ownershp, management and economicp performance two Agro-Industries in Kenya
(University of Nairobi, 1991)
One of the central concerns in the recent development debate has been the impact of different ownership structures on the industrialization process in less developed countries. This thesis investigates the impact of ...
The effect of maternal education on infant and child mortality in Kenya
The objective of this study is to find out the relationship between maternal education and the level of infant and child mortality in Kenya. Data drawn from the 1993 Kenyan Demographic and Health Survey was examined ...
Commercialization process of water supplies and sanitation services in Kenyan urban areas: a case study of Nyeri Municipal Council
(University of Nairobi., 1999-11)
The International Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation Decade 1981-1990 (IDWSSD) had the objective of providing safe and adequate drinking-water and appropriate sanitation for as many people as possible (WHO, 1994). The ...