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Here you will find publications by researchers based in Norway on topics related to Latin America. Please send us an e-mail if you know about other relevant recent publications:


Published Apr 29, 2016 11:52 AM

Article by Marcin Sliwa, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and Henrik Wiig, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, in Habitat International 56 (2016) 11e19


Published Apr 29, 2016 10:12 AM

Article by Yuri Kasahara, Oslo and Akershus University of Applied Sciences, and Antonio José Junqueira Botelho, Candido Mendes University, Rio de Janeiro, in ERLACS. (101), pp.97–109. DOI:            

Published Apr 19, 2016 11:47 AM

PRIO Policy Brief 8/2016, by Julieta Lemaitre, Universidad de Andes, and Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)

Published Mar 11, 2016 03:43 PM

Article by Matthew J. Taylor; Mariel Aguilar-Støen, University of Oslo; Edwin Castellanos; Michelle J. Moran-Taylor and Kody Gerkin in Land Use Policy, Volume 54, July 2016.

Published Mar 11, 2016 03:40 PM

Article by Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo, in Forum for Development Studies, 2016.

Published Feb 22, 2016 01:44 PM

Book Chapter by Astrid B. Stensrud, University of Oslo, in the book “Waterworlds: Anthropology in Fluid Environments”, edited by Kirsten Hastrup and Frida Hastrup, Berghahn Books, 2015.

Published Feb 22, 2016 01:42 PM

Article by Astrid B. Stensrud, University of Oslo, in Ethnos: journal of anthropology, Volume 81,  Issue 1, 2016

Published Dec 17, 2015 01:21 PM

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.

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Published Dec 15, 2015 01:17 PM

By Iselin Åsedotter Strønen, Chr. Michelsen Institute. Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2015:13) 27 p.

Published Dec 8, 2015 01:22 PM

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.

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Published Dec 7, 2015 12:00 PM

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).

Published Dec 3, 2015 04:28 PM

Article by Turid Hagene, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, in European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies 2015 (99).

Published Nov 4, 2015 05:46 PM

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 be out in 2016. See the book at CLACSO’s web site (pdf).

Published Nov 3, 2015 03:40 PM

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)

Published Oct 22, 2015 02:12 PM

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.

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Published Oct 21, 2015 01:38 PM

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.

Published Aug 21, 2015 10:38 AM

Article by Håkon Tveit, University of Bergen, in Vagant 2/2015.

Published Aug 20, 2015 11:20 AM

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.

Published Aug 19, 2015 01:58 PM

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)

Published Jul 21, 2015 01:40 PM

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

Published Jul 21, 2015 01:26 PM

Article by Kristian Hoelscher, PRIO, and Enzo Nussio in Urban Studies,   DOI: 10.1177/0042098015589892, first published on June 10, 2015.

Published Jul 20, 2015 03:38 PM

Article by Kjersti Thorkildsen, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, in Society & Natural Resources 2015.

Published Jul 20, 2015 03:29 PM

Article by Bjørn Ola Tafjord, University of Tromsø, in Numen 2015. ISSN 0029-5973.

Published Jul 20, 2015 03:26 PM

Article by Wladimir Alfredo Chavez Vaca, Østfold University College, in Revista iberoamericana 2015 ;Volum LXXXI.(252).

Published Jul 20, 2015 03:17 PM

Article by Miguel Angel Quesada-Pacheco, University of Bergen, in Estudios de Lingüística Chibcha 2015, Volum 33. s. 317-350.