Faculty of Social Sciences

News archive for Faculty of Social Sciences

New book from Ishtiaq Jamil, Steinar Askvik, and Tek Nath Dhakal(Eds.). Including chapter by Tor Halvorsen.
A delegation from the Department of Comparative Politics visited Shanghai in April. The program consisted of a workshop at Fudan University and signing a new agreement with East China Normal University.
New article from Anne Lise Fimreite, Per Lægreid, Lise H. Rykkja & Peter Lango in Studies in Conflict & Terrorism.
The NOMA and NUFU programmes are coming to an end. Norwegian and Asian project participants met in Bangladesh to discuss achievements, challenges and the way ahead.
Mariya Bikova, PhD candidate of the Department of Sociology won the 3rd place in the poster session of the conference „Family Life in the Age of Migration and Mobility: Theory, Policy and Practice”.
Market, Culture, and Micro-Business in Insular Southeast Asia
On September 11th our colleague Alf Gunvald Nilsen wrote an article on the Norwegian election by invitation from The Guardian.
New publication from Alf Gunvald Nilsen in Critical Sociology: Adivasi Mobilization in Contemporary India: Democratizing the Local State?
The Bergen Social Anthropology Seminar (BSAS) at the Department of social anthropology celebrated its 50th anniversary 30 May 2013
The conference Recreating constitutions addressed constitutional changes in Norway, Iceland, Ireland and Scotland.
Karen Christensen and Liv Johanne Syltevik have published a new article in the latest issue of Tidsskrift for kjønnsforskning (Journal of Gender Studies).