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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 ...
"If you don't vote VMRO you're not Macedonian" A study of Macedonian identity and national discourse in Skopjee
(The University of Bergen, 2011-06-17)
Abstract If you don't vote VMRO you're not Macedonian" In this thesis my aim has been to take a closer look at the connection between ethnicity, identity and political power in Macedonia. I have tried to achieve ...
Projects, Donors, and Discourses: A Critical Look at Experiences and Representations in a Chinese Environmental NGO
(The University of Bergen, 2009-12-16)
Why are there so many assumptions about NGOs and so few attempts to describe the projects and procedures of specific NGOs? My thesis looks at the experiences of the leaders and workers of a NGO in Yunnan, China, and ...
From Victim to Survivor: Healing and Recovery in a Drug Addiction Treatment Program in San Francisco
(The University of Bergen, 2008)
In this thesis I explore clients’ participation in therapy groups at a drug treatment program in San Francisco. Based on six months of ethnographic fieldwork, following women in their daily attempts at “working the program”, ...