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DERAP Working Paper | 1991

Liberalisation of agricultural produce marketing and household food security in Malawi

This paper presents the preliminary findings of a baseline survey of 1800 households in three different agricultural development divisions which was undertaken by the Centre for Social Research in Malawi...
Wycliffe Chilowa (1991)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1991: 2) 26 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1991

Rural conditions for democracy in Ethiopia

The paper offers a contribution to the analysis of the peasant-state relationship, based on experiences from Ethiopia. It argues that in a country where the peasants represent almost 90 per...
Siegfried Pausewang (1991)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1991: 5) 18 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1990

Inner frontiers: Santal responses to acculturation

The Santals who constitute one of the largest communities in India, belong to the austro-asiatic linguistic group. They have managed to keep their language and their traditional system of values...
Marine Carrin-Bouez (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper D 1990: 3) 74 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1990

Dowry and bridewealth presentations in rural Bangladesh: Commodities, gifts and hybrid forms?

This study investigates marriage presentations of Bengali Muslims, Rajbansis and aboriginal Oraons on the basis of a comprehensive review of theories of marriage in general and marriage presentations in particular....
Tone Bleie (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1990: 10) 165 p.
CMI Report | 1990

Inner frontiers: Santal responses to acculturation

Marine Carrin-Bouez (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report D 1990:3) 82 p.
Journal Article | 1989

Processes of polarisation and the breaking up of patron-client relationships in rural Bangladesh

Eirik G. Jansen, Alf Morten Jerve, et al. (1989)
in The Journal of Social Studies no. 43 pp. 52-63
Edited Book | 1989

Escape from Violence. Conflict and the Refugee Crisis in the Developing World

The magnitude of refugees movements in the Third World, widely perceived as an unprecedented crisis, has generated widespread concern in the West. This concern reveals itself as an ambiguous mixture...
Aristide R. Zolberg, Astri Suhrke and Sergio Aguayo (1989)
Oxford: Oxford University Press 400 p.
Book | 1989

The country boats of Bangladesh, social and economic development and decision-making in inland water transport

Eirik G. Jansen, et al. (1989)
Dhaka: University Press Ltd. and Intermediate Technology Publications 279 p.
Journal Article | 1986

From research to implementation: The country boats of Bangladesh and strategies for development assistance to an indigenous transport sector

Alf Morten Jerve and Eirik G. Jansen (1986)
in The Journal of social studies no. 31 pp. 79-100
DERAP Publication | 1985

The country boats of Bangladesh. Social and economic development and decision-making in inland water transport

Antony J. Dolman, Eirik G. Jansen, Alf Morten Jerve et al. (1985)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Publication WP 1985:)
Journal Article | 1983

Dilemmas involved in defining and delimiting household units in rural surveys in Bangladesh

Eirik G. Jansen et al. (1983)
in The Journal of Social Studies no. 21 pp. 92-105
Journal Article | 1983

Peasants, Land and Society. A Social History of Land Reform in Ethiopia

Different systems of land tenure in Ethiopia under Haile Selassie and their history are explained and their economic and social consequences analysed. The centralisation and commercialisation of the economy under...
Siegfried Pausewang (1983)
in Afrika Studien no. 110 198 + 39 p.
Journal Article | 1982

Bangladesh as a low-income country in international comparison

Johan Skutle and Per Tveite (1982)
in The Journal of Social Studies no. 15 pp. 26-31
Journal Article | 1980

Nuptiality in Bangladesh

Armindo Miranda (1980)
in The Journal of Social Studies no. 9 pp. 58-98
Journal Article | 1979

Choice of irrigation technology in Bangladesh: Implications for dependency relationships between rich and poor farmers

Eirik G. Jansen (1979)
in The Journal of Social Studies no. 5 pp. 61-84