2010

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 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 18. mars 2010 12:00

Sindre Bangstad and Bjørn Enge Bertelsen discusses the fate, motives and circumstances of Norwegian ex-soldiers Joshua French and Tjostolv Moland in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, in the current edition of Anthropology Today.  Tjostolv Moland and Joshua French may have shown us an image of some Norwegians abroad which is not altogether flattering.