Publikasjoner - Side 10

Publisert Aug. 4, 2011 1:07 PM

Ingjerd Hoëms artikkel er en analyse av det sosiale systemet i polynesiske Tokelau, hvor hun argumenterer for den klassiske forståelsen av sosial organisasjon som stratifisert eller egalitært kommer til kort.

Artikkelen er utgitt i Knut M. Rio og Olaf H. Smedals bok "Hierarchy. Persistence and Transformation in Social Formations" (Berghahn Books).  

Publisert Aug. 4, 2011 1:07 PM

Signe Howell har skrevet artikkelen "Accelerated Globalisation and the Conflicts of Values Seen Through the Lens of Transnational Adoption: A Comparative Perspective". Den er en historisk og sammenlignede studie av adopsjonspraksiser, lovgivninger, og den moralske konstitusjon av "barndom" i Euro-Amerika og utvalgte land i Sør som adopter barn til land i Nord.  

 

Publisert Aug. 4, 2011 1:07 PM

Professor Arne Kalland har fulgt hvaldebatten nasjonalt og internasjonalt over mange år. Med  monografien Unveiling The Whale gir han en samlende analytisk oversikt over de forskjellige sidene ved diskusjonen omkring hval og hvalfangst.

Publisert Aug. 4, 2011 1:07 PM

In its assessment of the current ‘state of play’ of ethnographic practice in social anthropology, this volume with Marit Melhuus, Jon P.Mitchell and Helena Wulff as editors, explores the challenges that changing social forms and changing understandings of ‘the field’pose to contemporary ethnographic methods. Aud Talle is one of the contributors with her article  "Getting the ethnography ‘right’: On female circumcision in exile".  

Publisert Aug. 4, 2011 1:07 PM

Trenger kulturelle forskjeller oppfattes som problematiske? Det er et av spørsmålene i denne boka, redigert av professor ved SAI, Halvard Vike, i fellesskap med Ketil Eide, Marianne Rugkåsa og Naushad A. Qureshi.

Publisert Aug. 4, 2011 1:07 PM

Marit Melhuus og Signe Howell bidrar i denne antologien med artikkelen "Adoption and Assisted Conception: One Universe of Unnatural Procreation. An Examination of Norwegian Legislation".  Med et overordnet fokus på slektskap, diskuterer artikkelen noen sammenhenger mellom assistert befruktning og adopsjon med utgangspunkt i norske lovgivningsprosesser og i et historisk perspektiv.

Publisert 23. juni 2011 12:48

In this article Signe Howell shows how farming tradition in Chewong areas in Peninsular Malaysia are being influenced by market economy. How inequalities are experienced and how the relations with outsiders influence  daily life.

Publisert 22. juni 2011 14:25

Sindre Bangstad is discussing the question if  the freedom of speech become freedom to hate?  He takes part in a discussionforum  well-known as the  The Immanent Frame. The forum was founded in October of 2007 in conjunction with the Social Science Research Council’s program on Religion and the Public Sphere

Publisert 9. juni 2011 14:22

Susanne Brandtstädter gir i denne artikkelen et innblikk i drivkrefter blant kinesiske "bønder"som arbeider for å  oppnå like sivile muligheter og rettigheter i det kineskiske samfunnet.

Publisert 3. juni 2011 15:12

Sindre Bangstad har sammen med Jacob Høigilt  i siste nummer av Nytt Norsk Tidsskrift skrevet artikkelen "Hvordan forstå muslimbrødrene? Islamisme i den arabiske og den europeiske konteksten".

Publisert 27. mai 2011 13:30

In the May publication of Theory, Culture and Society   the work of the influential poststructuralist and postcolonial anthropologist  Saba Mahmood (UC Berkeley, USA) is being explored by Sindre Bangstad. Saba Mahmood’s work in anthropology adopts an Asadian and Butlerian approach, particularly in the seminal Politics of Piety.

Publisert 29. apr. 2011 12:16

Sindre Bangstad bidrar i antalogien Multikulturell teori og flerkulturelle praksiser

Publisert 10. mars 2011 11:39

I denne artiklen i Norsk antropologisk tidsskrift diskuterer Halvard Vike hovedtemaer og den analytiske tilnærmingen i Reidar Grønhaugs vitenskaplige arbeider.

Publisert 9. mars 2011 16:46

As the issue of language endangerment and language death has hit linguistics with some urgency, Ingjerd Hoem writes in her article , the recognition of a need for documentation of vanishing cultures has receded into background within mainstream social anthropology

Publisert 9. mars 2011 15:35

I sitt kapittel omkring begrepene identitet, globalisereing og multikulturalisme drøfter Halvard Vike  videre forholdet mellom  temaer som individualitet, autensitet, etnisitet og nasjonalisme

Publisert 9. mars 2011 14:08

Arne Kalland beskriver incest og sedelighetssaken  mot Hans Siversen Davanger og Malene Nielsdatter  som ble behandlet på bygdetingene i Nordhordland

 

Publisert 15. okt. 2010 16:17

Aud Talle gir i denne boken en innføring i fenomenet omskjæring.

Publisert 15. okt. 2010 13:48

Signe Howell examines why anthropologists participate in debates about current social, cultural and political issues in the last number of Current Anthropology

Publisert 15. okt. 2010 13:38

Signe Howell is one of the  contributors to a special publication of Paideuma in the chapter with the headline "The end of anthropology?" She asks if we are witnessing the end of academic interest towards the discipline.

Publisert 15. okt. 2010 13:11

Arnd Schneider and Christopher Wright have published Between Art and Anthropology which provides new and challenging arguments for considering contemporary art and anthropology in terms of fieldwork practice. Artists and anthropologists share a set of common practices that raise similar ethical issues, which the authors explore in depth for the first time.

 

Publisert 26. aug. 2010 15:00

In their article, Purity is Danger: Ambiguities of Touch around Sickness and Death in Western Kenya, Ruth J. Prince and Paul W.Geissler are giving us a view from a Luo-speaking village in western Kenya. HIV/AIDS reached epidemic propotions in western Kenya, and bodily suffering and death were widely shared experiences. Through the stories of a married daughter and her elderly father, who died within few months from one another we experience what is commonly referred to as "the death of today".

Publisert 26. aug. 2010 14:00

Ruth Jane Prince is focusing on HIV/AIDS interventions and antiretroviral treatment programmes in Kenya, and related issues of global health, the political-economy of knowledge, traditionalism and the state.

Since 1993, Paul Wenzel Geissler has been working , in western Kenya, conducting first medical research and then several years of ethnographic fieldwork.

The Land is Dying. Contingency, Creativity and Conflict in Western Kenya 

Publisert 20. aug. 2010 16:00

In her essay, Aud Talle discusses  how the pastoral Maasai of East Africa, in discoures and practices, negotiate cultural boundaries between themselves and others while engaging with HIV/AIDS pandemic.

Publisert 29. juni 2010 13:58

A few seemingly insignificant pine trees make a small rocky point a highly contested site for claims about Tasmanian identity, Marianne E.Lien and Aidan Davidson write in their article Roots, rupture and remembrance: The Tasmanian Lives of Monterey Pine, published in the Journal of Material Culture.

Publisert 18. juni 2010 13:30

In her article, Marit Melhuus turn on issues of methodology with regard to the study of biotechnology in contemporary society and its contribution to further debates about what it means to study biotechnology ethnographically