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DERAP Working Paper | 1991

The gendered state: A review of some recent studies on women and the state

This working paper is an analytical review of four recent studies on "women and the state" or the gendered state. Three of these books include studies from countries in Africa...
Kate Halvorsen (1991)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1991: 1) 29 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1991

Discourses of gender and caste in rural South Asia. An analysis of the ideology of impurity

This paper focuses on ideology, gender and caste in Tamilnadu, South India. First the epistemological grounding of a critical feminist theory of ideology is considered. The importance of the concept...
Karin Kapadia (1991)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1991: 4) 43 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.
Edited Book | 1991

Authoritarian democracy and adjustment. The politics of economic reform in Africa

(Published in cooperation with Chr. Michelsen Institute and United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (Seminar Proceedings no. 26))
Peter Gibbon, Yusuf Bangura and Arve Ofstad (eds.) (1991)
Uppsala: The Scandinavia Institute of African Studies 236 p.
CMI Report | 1991

Cost-benefit analysis, discounting and the environmental critique: Overloading of the discount rate?

The use of (high) discount rates in cost-benefit analysis is being criticized in the environmental debate. In particular, some feel that high future environmental costs do not get a fair...
Arild Angelsen (1991)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1991:5) 54 p.
CMI Report | 1991

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...
Marine Carrin-Bouez (1991)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1991:6) 82 p.
CMI Report | 1991

Discources of gender and caste in rural South India: An analysis of the ideology of impurity

Karin Kapadia (1991)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report D 1991:4) 43 p.
CMI Report | 1990

Moving with tradition: The politics of marriage amongst the Toka of Zambia

Gisela Geisler (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report D 1990:14) 24 p.
CMI Report | 1990

Mozambian crossroads. Economics and politics in the era of structural adjustment

(Versão portuguesa: Mocambique numa encruzilhada. Economia e politica na era de adjustamento estrutural)
Kenneth Hermele (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1990:3) 47 p.
CMI Report | 1990

Namibia's economy at independence. Report on potential Norwegian- Namibian industrial cooperation

Richard Moorsom (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1990:2) 81 p.
Book Chapter | 1990

Agriculture in Bangladesh, problems and politics. The Agricultural Sector Review 1988-1989

(In cooperation with Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies and Chr. Michelsen Institute)
Ole David Koht Norbye (1990)
in Ole David Koht Norbye: Bangladesh faces the future. Dhaka: The University Press Ltd. pp. 110-135
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

Issues in the development of statistical services in Namibia

The paper contributes towards an assessment of the statistical context in which the Namibia Socio-Economic Database might be employed in Namibia. It discusses from a comparative perspective issues likely to...
Graham Eele and Robert Greener (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper D 1990: 4)
DERAP Working Paper | 1990

Moving with tradition: The politics of marriage amongst the Toka of Zambia

"Tradition" has neither been static or blissful, nor are colonial powers to be blamed entirely for its "decline". The historical analyses of the marriage "traditions" of the Toka from the...
Gisela Geisler (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1990: 14) 24 p.
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 | 1986

The political economy of development

Just Faaland and Jack R. Parkinson (1986)
London: Frances Pinter 265 p.
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 | 1979

Political development in Bangladesh - promise and reality

Kamal Hossain (1979)
in Contributions to Asian Studies vol. XIV pp. 103-120
Journal Article | 1979

Politics of food and famine in Bangladesh

Rehman Sobhan (1979)
in Economic and Political Weekly vol. XIV no. 48 pp. 1973-1980
DERAP Working Paper | 1979

Food politics and famine in Bangladesh

Rehman Sobhan (1979)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper A 158) 25 p.