Faculty of Social Sciences

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Students, anthropologists and other invited guests had found their way to the University of Bergen for this year’s Fredrik Barth Memorial Lecture held by Professor Thomas Hylland Eriksen.
Vegard Jarness from the Department of Sociology and Sam Freidman from London School of Economics have recently published an article in Poetics.
On 9 December Espen Helgesen from the Department of Social Anthropology defended his thesis.
This December, the Energethics group met in Bergen to present the ongoing case studies and to discuss the way forward for the project.
Consumption of fish and its contribution to the diets, especially of low income populations and vulnerable groups, offers important means for improving nutrition. Despite this, fish is strikingly missing from strategies for reduction of nutrient deficiency, for example among pregnant and lactating women, children and poor people.
UiB event celebrates recipients of 2016 Bergen Research Foundation prize
New UiB digital-research laboratory makes its debut