Harald Beyer Broch

Professor emeritus

Broch has conducted fieldwork in Canada, Indonesia and Norway. He is presently working on material collected during a 15 month long fieldwork among fishermen along the cost of Norway's Nordland region. Research topics are: What creates sustainable local communities based on the fisheries, recruitment to the profession of fishing, the fishing boat ("sjark") as a workplace, and attitudes towards and use of natural resources.

Broch also hopes to conclude the analysis of a material about children and sports activities, specifically handball, and is planning a few articles on hunt, fishing and attitudes towards nature and management of natural resources.

Research interests

Thematic: Ecology, psychological anthropology(symbols/rituals,life span,cross cultural socialisation studies, symbolic analysis, sex-roles) interpretation of myths and tales, sports(teaching,gender,symbolics).
Regional: Local society, Indonesia, North America, Scandinavia, Norway -–Southeast Asia.

Tags: Nature/culture, Psychological anthropology, Coastal culture, Ecological culture, Emotions

Publications

  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2016). "Du må ha troen for å lykkes" : tro og praksis blant nordnorske kystfiskere i det 21. århundre. Tidsskrift for kulturforskning.  ISSN 1502-7473.  15(1), s 73- 90
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2014). Sanser i samspill: Glimt fra sjarkfiske i Nord-Norge. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  25(3-4), s 151- 165
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2013). Monkfish Mysteries. A Narrative Analysis of Place-making and Knowledge Production among North Norwegian Fishermen. Acta Borealia.  ISSN 0800-3831.  30(1), s 60- 74 . doi: 10.1080/08003831.2013.768055
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2013). Social resilience - local responses to changes in social and natural environments. Maritime Studies.  ISSN 1872-7859. . doi: doi:10.1186/2212-9790-12-6
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2012). In Times of Change: Cultural Responses to Natural and Social Environment in Nordland, Norway, In Jahn Petter Johnsen; Courtney Carothers; Keith R. Criddle; Catherine P. Chambers; Paula J. Cullenberg; James A. Fall; Amber H. Himes-Cornell; Nicole S. Kimball; Charles R. Menzies & Emilie S. Springer (ed.),  Fishing People of the North; Cultures, Economies, and Management Responding to Change.  Alaska Sea Grant.  ISBN 9781566121712.  Kapittel under bolken."Human-Environment Relationships".  s 11 - 28
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2011). Comments on the World in Which They Live: A Narrative-Theory Approach to Meaning-Making Among Young Girls on Timpaus Island, Indonesia. Asian Anthropology.  ISSN 1683-478X.  10, s 19- 45
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2009). Tracks that Matter: On Space, Place and Hare Indian Ethnobiology with special reference to the Marten (Martes americana). Acta Borealia.  ISSN 0800-3831.  26(1), s 77- 95 . doi: 10.1080/08003830902951540
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2008). Gender and Matinen Dogs. Asian Anthropology.  ISSN 1683-478X.  7, s 57- 77
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2006). Magi, tro og praksis på vågehvalfangst i Nordsjøen. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  17(2), s 97- 104, 176
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2005). Hunting, Selfhood and National Identity, In  Marine mammals and northern cultures.  CCI Press.  ISBN 1-896445-26-8.  Chapter 4.  s 91 - 131
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2005). Perceptions of Nature, In  Marine mammals and northern cultures.  CCI Press.  ISBN 1-896445-26-8.  Chapter 5.  s 131 - 173
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2005). Den uberegnelige naturen – hvor uberegnelig? Antropologiske refleksjoner over vann. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  (Årg. 16, nr 2/3), s 132- 141
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2004). Balatindak: War-dance in a modern context at Timpaus, Central Sulawesi. Contributinons to Southeast Asian Ethnography.  (12), s 219- 245
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2004). Introduksjon. Om holdninger og handlinger med hensyn til naturen. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  15(1-2), s 6- 16
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2004). The battle of Ålo, 1966. A discriptive analysis of a confrontation between Greenpeace activists and Norwegian minke-whalers. Folk.  45, s 177- 206
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2004). Barndommens grønne dal.Om betydningen av barns naturopplevelser. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  (Årg. 15, nr 1-2), s 101-113, 121
  • Kalland, Arne & Broch, Harald Beyer (2004). Introduksjon: Om holdninger og handlinger med hensyn til naturen. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  (Årg. 15, nr 1), s 7-17, 118 Show summary
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2001). The Villagers´ Reactions Towards Craziness: An Indonesian Example. Transcultural Psychiatry.  ISSN 1363-4615.  38(3), s 275- 305 Show summary
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2000). Kjønn,alder,kropp, I: J. Nielsen (red.),  Mellom himmel og jord.  Fagbokforlaget.  s 197 - 238
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2000). Når fisk formidler moralske verdier. Fiskehistorier fra Timpaus,en liten øy i Silawesi,Indonesia. DIN: Religionsvitenskapelig tidsskrift.  ISSN 1501-9934.  (3), s 33- 41
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2000). Yellow Crokodiles and Bush Spirits. Timpaus Ilander's Conceptualization of Ethereal Phenomena. ETHOS: Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology.  ISSN 0091-2131.  28(1), s 3- 19
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1999). "Book Review: Bocming Tongan: An enthnography of childhood.". Anthropological Forum: a journal of social anthropology and comparative sociology.  ISSN 0066-4677.  9(2), s 213- 215
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1999). "Book Review: Psychological Insights for all Anthropologists?". Current Anthropology.  ISSN 0011-3204.  40(1), s 94- 95
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1998). Local Resource Dependency and Utilization on Timpans in Kalland and Persoon (eds.). Environmental Movements in Asia.  s 205- 226
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1998). Når drømmen er virkelighet. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  9, s 7- 20
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1997). Continuity in oral literature at Timpaus,Indonesia. Anthropological Forum: a journal of social anthropology and comparative sociology.  ISSN 0066-4677.  7(nr.3), s 383- 402
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1997). Religion,Politics and Change at Makatian,Yamdena,Eastern Indonesia. South East Asian Ethnography.  (no.1)
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1996). "Det mangesidige mennesket(Debatt om sosiologi). Apollon : Forskningsmagasin for Universitetet i Oslo.  ISSN 0803-6926.  4-5, s 12- 16
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1996). "Om kvinner og trekkdyr ombord". Antropolognytt.  ISSN 0332-9429.  3, s 2- 7
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1996). "Religious consensus and ambiguity in everyday life in Miang Tuu, Bonerate.". Indonesia Circle.  ISSN 0306-2848.  70, s 218- 236
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1994). Psycological insight for all anthropologists?. Current Anthropology.  ISSN 0011-3204.  1

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  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2003). "Embodied Play and Gender Identities in Competetiv Handball for Children in Norway". . In E.P. Archetti and N. Dyck (eds). Sport, Dance and Embodied Identeties. Berg Publishers.  18 s.
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2003). Timpaus Banggai. In Ember, Carol R. and Melvin Ember eds.: Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender. Men and Women in the World�s Cultures. Kluwer Academic Publishers.  9 s.
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2002). Jangan Lupa. An experiment in cross cultural understanding. Novous forlag.  ISBN 82-7099-350-6.  253 s. Show summary

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  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2013). Minneord for Arne Kalland. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  (1), s 69- 69
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2008). Et antropologisk blikk på avvikende atferd. Impuls : Tidsskrift for psykologi.  ISSN 0801-2911.  (2), s 88- 98
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2006). Bokanmeldelse av: Toddlerkultur : om ett- og toåringers sosiale omgang i barnehagen / Gunvor Løkken. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  17(1), s 79- 80
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2005). Fishers and Fishing, In Bron Taylor; Laura Hobgood-Oster; Michael York; Adrian J. Ivakhiv & Bron Raymond Taylor (ed.),  The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature.  Thoemmes Continuum.  ISBN 1843711389.  Del av kapittel.  s 663 - 665
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2005). Helle Rydstrom: "Embodying morality: Growing up in rural North Vietnam". Anthropological Forum: a journal of social anthropology and comparative sociology.  ISSN 0066-4677.  15(1), s 77- 79
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2005). Kommentar til Thorgeir Kolshus: "Modernitetens carnival". Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  16(1), s 52- 54
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2003). Miljøkonflikter om bruk og vern av natureressurser. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7285.  (2-3), s 161- 162
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (2000). Gender,Age and Identity: An Exposition of Children's Competitive Sports.
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1998). Superhvalen i vår fantasi. Natur og vitenskap.  ISSN 0809-540X.  (11), s 82
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1997). AAA-USA vestkyst.
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1997). "Becoming Tongan". Anthropological Forum: a journal of social anthropology and comparative sociology.  ISSN 0066-4677.
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1997). "Book Review: Gary Paul Nabhan and Stephen Trimble: "The Geography of Childhood: Why Children Need Wild Places". Worldviews: Environment, Culture, Religion.  1(1), s 88- 90
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1997). Minahasa Past and Present. Journal of Asian Studies.  ISSN 0021-9118.
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1997). "The Geography of Childhood"(bokomtale). for "Worldviews".  1(nr.1)
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1996). "Book Review: Michael Southon´s "The Navel of the prahu". Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute.  ISSN 1359-0987.  2(3), s 578- 579
  • Broch, Harald Beyer (1996). Moral:hjemme og ute. NAT.

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