International Journal of
Sociology and Anthropology

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Sociol. Anthropol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-988X
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJSA
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 311

Full Length Research Paper

Does domestic migration have a challenge? Evidence from Northwestern Ethiopia

Adino Kibrom*
  • Adino Kibrom*
  • Department of Rural Livelihood,Addis Ababa university, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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Atinkut Haimanot
  • Atinkut Haimanot
  • Department of Rural Livelihood,Addis Ababa university, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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Yehuala Sisay
  • Yehuala Sisay
  • College of Agriculture and Rural Transformation, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.
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Petros Tigist
  • Petros Tigist
  • Director Gender and Special Needs, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 23 January 2017
  •  Accepted: 26 February 2017
  •  Published: 31 March 2017


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