The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript 'Village Organization Among the Central Nzemi Nagas', M.A. thesis by Ursula Betts

caption: chapter one - introduction
caption: outline of Central Nzemi economy
caption: rice and other crops; shifting cultivation
medium: theses
ethnicgroup: Nzemi
person: Betts/ U.V.
date: 1950
refnum: M.A. thesis, University College, London
note: footnotes indicated by boxes within square brackets
text: 3. Outline of Central Nzemi Economy
text: The staple crop of the Central Nzemi is rice, grown by a system of shifting cultivation. Subsidiary crops include millet, maize, cotton, chillies, oilseeds and vegetables. [3 [Record T86680]