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: firstname.lastname@example.org
By Margit Ystanes, University of Bergen, in Trusting and its Tribulations: Interdisciplinary Engagements with Intimacy, Sociality and Trust; edited by Vigdis Broch-Due and Margit Ystanes, London and New York: Berghahn Press, 2016.
Article by John-Andrew McNeish, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, in The International Journal of Human Rights, DOI:10.1080/13642987.2016.1179031
This book, edited by Elin Skaar, Chr. Michelsen Institute; Jemima Garcia-Godos, University of Oslo; and Cath Collins, addresses current developments in transitional justice in Latin America – effectively the first region to undergo concentrated transitional justice experiences in modern times. Using a comparative approach, it examines trajectories in truth, justice, reparations, and amnesties in countries emerging from periods of massive violations of human rights and humanitarian law.
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
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: http://doi.org/10.18352/erlacs.10141
PRIO Policy Brief 8/2016, by Julieta Lemaitre, Universidad de Andes, and Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)
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.
Article by Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo, in Forum for Development Studies, 2016.
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.
Article by Astrid B. Stensrud, University of Oslo, in Ethnos: journal of anthropology, Volume 81, Issue 1, 2016
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).
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).
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.
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.