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Bateye Guarero: Identity-management, resources and agency in an inactive Dominican sugar bateye
(The University of Bergen, 2014-05-25)
This thesis is about a sugarcane bateye situated in the inland province of Monte Plata in the Dominican Republic: Bateye Guarero. A bateye is an agricultural community in the midst of the sugarcane fields, created by ...
Embedded movement: Senegalese transcontinental migration and gender identity
(The University of Bergen, 2010-06-14)
Kritisk realistisk antropologi - Eksemplifisering av et ikke-konflatorisk perspektiv
The article illustrates the analytical utility of the perspective of critical realism as applied to a debate on the quality of public eldercare in Norway. Inspired by the philosopher Roy Bhaskar, I argue for an anthropology ...
The ‘Brutal Freedom’ of Street Life. Challenges in Assisting Street Children out of Street Life
(The University of Bergen, 2009)
In this thesis I aim to explain why it can be difficult to assist street children out of street life. Based on ethnographic fieldwork conducted in a day centre for street children in Buenos Aires, where I worked as a ...