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This book, edited by Kari Soriano Salkjelsvik, University of Bergen, and Felipe Martínez-Pinzón, Brown University, is a compilation of articles focusing on the costumbrismo of the nineteenth-century as a discourse that mediated and responded to the processes of modernization in Latin America. The works included here are approaching the costumbrismo discussing aesthetic, cultural and political questions of different Latin American traditions - Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela - also entering into dialogue with Spain.
By Iselin Åsedotter Strønen, Chr. Michelsen Institute. Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2015:13) 27 p.
In this book, edited by Steinar A. Sæther, University of Oslo, several Norwegian researchers together with scholars from Europe and Latin America study the experiences of workers, sailors, whalers, landowners, intellectuals and investors who migrated from Norway to Latin America during the age of mass migration.
Article by Turid Hagene, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, in Nueva Antropologia 2015 ;Volum XXVIII.(No 82) s. 11-30. Read the article (pdf).
Article by Turid Hagene, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, in European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies 2015 (99).
Book chapter by Solveig Aamodt, CICERO, in Guri Bang, Arild Underdal and Steinar Andresen (eds.) The Domestic Politics of Global Climate Change - Key Actors in International Climate Cooperation, 25-48. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar (2015)
Nelson Gonzalez-Ortega, University of Oslo, has editied this book, which collects studies with different research approaches and theoretical perspectives: economic history, sociology, political science and literature. The book aims to answer questions related to the production, transport, consumption and prohibition / criminalization and public attitudes towards illegal drugs and their social representations in literature, journalism, television, film, architecture, religion and music in Colombia, Mexico and Brazil.
Is there such a thing as a Norwegian social science perspective on Latin America? Invited by the Latin American Council of Social Sciences, twelve Norway-based scholars have contributed to shed light on Norwegian research and writing on the region from before social sciences were really established in Norway, and up to our days. The book is edited by Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo. An English version will hopefully be out in 2016. See the book at CLACSO’s web site (pdf).
Article by Arnd Schneider, University of Oslo, on the sea voyage by immigrants to Argentina, published in Mobile Culture Studies. The Journal, Vol. 1 2015, 31-52.
Article by Håkon Tveit, University of Bergen, in Vagant 2/2015.
Book chapter by Stener Ekern, University of Oslo, in Camus, Manuela; Santiago Bastos y Julián López García (coord.): Dinosaurio reloaded. Violencias actuales en Guatemala. Guatemala: FLACSO & Fundación Constelación, 2015, pp 221-246.
Article by Turid Hagene, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, in Latin American Politics and Society, Vol. 57, No. 1, pp. 139-162 (2015)
Article by Wladimir Alfredo Chavez Vaca, Østfold University College, in New Review of Children's Literature and Librarianship 2015 ;Volum 21.(1) s. 77-90
Article by Kristian Hoelscher, PRIO, and Enzo Nussio in Urban Studies, DOI: 10.1177/0042098015589892, first published on June 10, 2015.
Article by Kjersti Thorkildsen, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, in Society & Natural Resources 2015.
Article by Bjørn Ola Tafjord, University of Tromsø, in Numen 2015. ISSN 0029-5973.
Article by Wladimir Alfredo Chavez Vaca, Østfold University College, in Revista iberoamericana 2015 ;Volum LXXXI.(252).
Article by Miguel Angel Quesada-Pacheco, University of Bergen, in Estudios de Lingüística Chibcha 2015, Volum 33. s. 317-350.
Article by Miguel Angel Quesada-Pacheco, University of Bergen, in Estudios de Lingüística Chibcha 2015 (31) s. 7-92.
Article by John Ødemark, University of Oslo, in Culture Unbound. Journal of Current Cultural Research 2015.
Book chapter by Monica Guillen-Royo, University of Oslo, in Sustainable Consumption and the Good Life. Routledge 2015 ISBN 978-1138013001. s. 126-145.
Book chapter by Kristi Anne Stølen, University of Oslo, in Emerging Economies and Challenges to Sustainability: Theories, strategies, local realities. Routledge 2015 ISBN 978-0-415-74732-5. s. 149-161
Book chapter by Einar Braathen and Yuri Kasahara, both Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research, in Emerging Economies and Challenges to Sustainability: Theories, strategies, local realities. Routledge 2015 ISBN 978-0-415-74732-5. s. 135-148
Book chapter by Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo, in Arve Hansen & Ulrikke Bryn Wethal (ed.), Emerging Economies and Challenges to Sustainability: Theories, strategies, local realities. Routledge. ISBN 978-0-415-74732-5. Chap. 9. p. 123 – 134