Ståle Wig

Doctoral Research Fellow - Department of Social Anthropology
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Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus blokk A 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1091 Blindern 0317 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Social Sciences

Academic interests

Development, economic anthropology, ethics, money, volunteering, ethnographic studies of charity work

Regional focus: Southern Africa, Lesotho, Cuba

Courses taught

SOSANT2530 - Development

Background

MA in Social Anthropology, Univeristy of Oslo (2013). Thesis: “Awareness, morality and agency in development: New Lessons from Lesotho.” (Shortlisted for the MA Thesis Award, Norsk Forening for Utviklingsforskning)

Assistant, Research School, Centre for Development and the Environment, UiO

Author, Kagge publishers (2013)

BA Social Anthropology, University of Oslo (2010)

Publications

  • Wig, Ståle (2016). The Purchase of Volunteerism - Uses & Meanings of Money in Lesothoʹs Development Sector, In Ruth Prince & Hannah Brown (ed.),  Volunteer Economies. The Politics and Ethics of Voluntary Labour in Africa.  James Currey Publishers.  ISBN 9781847011398.  PART TWO Unequal Economies.  s 75 - 95
  • Wig, Ståle (2016). The dawn of something unknown. Forum for Development Studies.  ISSN 0803-9410.  43(3), s 511- 520 . doi: 10.1080/08039410.2016.1226270 Full text in Research Archive
  • Wig, Ståle & Svensen, Henrik (2016). Trøbbel i tårnet - Om hvorfor akademia må tenke nytt om forskningsformidling. Nytt Norsk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0800-336X.  32(3), s 195- 208 . doi: 10.18261/issn.1891-1781-2016-03-03

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