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Women in Politics in Malawi
About two decades ago, in Malawi, the issue of the numbers of women in politics was not newsworthy. Few stakeholders showed any concern about the low number of women in politics. Despite an overwhelming increase in the ...
An Annotated Bibliography of Social Research on the Nuba Mountains
It was possible for this volume to come together in a few months only because of previous efforts of long-time colleagues in my research on the Nuba Mountains, most of all Richard Rottenburg and Guma Kunda Komey. The basis ...
Lebanon After the Cedar Revolution
A comprehensive look at contemporary Lebanon and the ongoing attempts by Israel, Syria and Iran to influence its domestic affairs. Lebanon is the prisoner of its geography and its history, a prize for invaders since ...
Special Issue of the journal "Antropologia"
Past, present and future: Fifty years of anthropology in Sudan
This book is about the history of anthropology in Sudan. Contributors to the book represent different generations of anthropologists who at some point in time either taught at the department in Khartoum or had some sort ...
Darfur: Struggle of Power and Resources, 1650-2002, An Institutional Perspective
The cnflicts in Sudan have been driven by multiple causes, a major one being increasing competition over natural resources. This is very much the case in Darfur, and Takana's book addresses both the hisotircal root causes ...
Antropologia giuridica. Temi e prospettive di ricerca
Questa raccolta di saggi rappresenta un punto di riferimento nel settore di studi dell'antropologia giuridica e colma un vuoto significativo nella letteratura in lingua italiana sull'argomento. Pensato come strumento per ...
Just Faaland – en verdensborger i Bergen
Denne boken er en hyllest til Just Faaland som døde i februar 2017. Just Faaland bygget opp det som i dag er Chr. Michelsens Institutt i Bergen. Han var leder for avdelingen for utviklingsforskning ved instituttet fra ...
The Politics of Humanitarianism. Power, Ideology and Aid
Humanitarian intervention has increasingly become the prevalent means of providing protection and aid at a global level. Yet alongside its success concerns have been raised that humanitarianism has increasingly become an ...
Taxation and State Building in Developing Countries
Developing countries face new and pressing challenges as they strive to build more effective and accountable public institutions. These difficulties differ from those experienced historically by OECD countries, yet patterns ...