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Edited Book | Mar 2015
This book is about the history of anthropology in Sudan. Contributors to the book represent different generations of anthropologists who ...
Journal Article | Jan 2014
Anthropologists are chronologically only the latest to have adopted justice (and injustice) as an object of (critical) inquiry. Even among anthropologists, ...
Afghanistan, law, value, justice, violence
Journal Article | Jan 2019
Public anthropology is a collective aspiration shaped by generally shared values and intentions within significant sections of social and cultural ...
public anthropology, impact, audit, publications
Journal Article | Jan 2003
This article aims to help to break the academic impasse which still stifles the possibilities for an informed debate between feminist psychologists, ...
Spatial cognition, Sex, Evolution, Feminist theory
News | 26 Aug 2005
CMI is currently seeking a researcher/social anthropologist for a full-time permanent position. The position is not linked to any particular research area or region. The new researcher will be a member of the social anthropology group (approx. 10 researchers).
Project | Apr 2016 - Sep 2019
Kabul – September 2016. The Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI)-Norway and Peace Training and Research Organisation (PTRO) have been ...
Project | Jan 2012 - Jun 2015
Rapid urbanisation is one of the most dramatic developments on the African continent, often yielding contrasting and shocking images of affluent ...
Mozambique, Maputo, Urban, Poverty
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
Haunted by the Imaginations of the Past: Robert Kaplan's Balkan Ghosts Tone Bringa Why America's To
Journal Article | Jan 2008
As Clifford Geertz remarked in his Islam Observed (1968), the idea of a 'changing' religion is a contradiction in terms, as religion ...
Violence and belonging: Land, love and lethal conflict in the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan
Book | Apr 2009
Offers a new perspective on the causes of violence in Middle Eastern and other tribal Muslim communities. A rich ethnographic account of ...
conflict, feud, Islam, egalitarian societies, N-Pakistan, Pakistan
CMI Report | Jan 2000
This survey, “Research on Corruption. A Policy Oriented Survey”, is an overview of contemporary corruption research. The main objective ...
Corruption, research, World
Journal Article | Sep 2019
Since the mid-1980s, generations of displaced people have sought refuge in the ramshackle buildings that were once the Gaza-Ramallah Hospital, ...
displacement, urban refugees, emergency urbanism, shelter, Sabra, Beirut, Lebanon
CMI Working Paper | Jun 2018
On 17 October 1992, as a consultant to the Commission on the Truth for El Salvador, I visited the village of Corinto to collect stories of ‘grave ...
News | 17 Sep 2008
Dr Eirik G. Jansen is a social anthropologist whose research has mainly focused on natural resource management in traditional fisheries in East Africa and land issues in Bangladesh.
News | 1 Jul 2011
Visual anthropologist Carlos Y. Flores talks about "collaborative video and shared anthropology", showing clips from "K'ixba'l" (Shame, Guatemala, 2010), his latest film from Guatemala.
News | 29 Aug 2006
Dr. Kari Telle is a Social Anthropologist who has worked extensively on issues related to socio-religious change in Indonesia. Telle will work on the new Politics of Faith programme where she will study religious mobilization and the politics of 'security' in post-Suharto Indonesia.
Event | 31 May 2007
The success of any international development agency depends on an understanding of the ways in which a community and individuals relate to ideas and resources, argues Dr. David Lewis from the London School of Economics.
Social anthropologist with extensive experience from developmental research, consultancy and administrative work in Eastern and North-eastern Africa.
African drylands, pastoral societies, development interventions and pastoral dynamics, natural resource management, rural development, land reform, academic co-operation programmes, Norwegian aid assistance, Ethiopia, Kenya, Horn of Africa, Somalia
Social anthropologist focusing on development, with a particular emphasis on fishing communities and migration in West and Southern Africa.
African fishery systems, fish and nutrition, natural resource management, migration and political strategies, aid to sub-Saharan Africa, Southern Africa, West Africa, Angola, Benin, Malawi, Mali, Zambia, Mozambique
Anthropologist focusing on development; conflict and peacebuilding; social impact assessment (incl. resettlement); agricultural and pastoral systems; and regional analysis and economic adaptations.
Conflict and peacebuilding, economic adaptations, arid and semi-arid areas of Africa, agricultural and pastoral systems, rural development, development planning, regional systems, resettlement and ecosystems analysis, Norway's aid policy, Norway's co-operation with developing countries, Africa: Sudan., Asia: Sri Lanka