Master's degree programmes offered in English
Find reading lists, lecture times and notes from all courses from the department.
The historic UN climate agreement has entered into force. Thomas Hylland Eriksen, Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Oslo, has little confidence in the agreement, and claims that climate change needs to be addressed locally, not globally.
- We need new strategies to understand what is happening and why people are responding in similar ways all over the world, says anthropologist Vito Laterza.
Welfare state arrangements work well in combination with capitalist competition, says economics professor Kalle Moene.
We like eating meat more than the thought of eating animals. Scientists conclude that we choose not to really think about what we eat, because if we do we lose the appetite.
Trump Said ‘Torture Works.’ An Echo Is Feared Worldwide.
Jan. 6, 2017
When the United Nations’ top anti-torture official tried to inspect an infamous prison in Gambia two years ago, officials there denied him access. So he protested all the way up the country’s chain of command.
CFP: GLOBUS section at the 2017 EISA Conference
Jan. 4, 2017
GLOBUS researchers will chair a section at the EISA conference on International Relations in Barcelona, September 2017. The call for papers is now open.