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Abstract: Nomads today represent only 0.5% of the world’s population. Yet their adaptive strategies demonstrate the possibilities and advantages of migratory patterns of residence and social organizat…

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Bahram Tavakolian, “Nomads”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 18 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2016

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