• E-mailThera.Mjaaland@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 63 79+47 971 33 170
  • Visitor Address
    Overlege Danielsens Hus
    Årstadveien 21
    5009 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
Journal articles
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2017. Co-photographing in North-western Tigray, Ethiopia. AnthroVision. 5. doi: DOI : 10.4000/anthrovision.2617
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2017. Imagining the Real: The Photographic Image and Imagination in Knowledge Production. Visual Anthropology. 30: 1-21. doi: 10.1080/08949468.2017.1255079
  • Mjaaland, Thera; Moland, Karen Marie Ingeborg; Strøm, Agnete. 2017. Kan Trump stoppe kvinners abortrett? Bergens Tidende. Published 2017-02-20.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2016. Negotiating gender norms in the context of equal access to education in north-western Tigray, Ethiopia. Gender and Education. 30: 139-155. doi: 10.1080/09540253.2016.1175550
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2015. Whose authority? The religious conditioning of decision-making in the context of rights to reproductive choice in north-western Tigray, Ethiopia. Annales d'Éthiopie. 30: 153-173.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2014. Jenters utdanning skaper ikke nødvendigvis likestilling og utvikling. Forskning.no : nettavis med nyheter fra norsk og internasjonal forskning. Published 2014-12-11.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2014. Having fewer children makes it possible to educate them all: an ethnographic study of fertility decline in north-western Tigray, Ethiopia. Reproductive Health Matters. 22: 104-112. doi: 10.1016/S0968-8080(14)43768-6
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2009. Evocative encounters: An exploration of artistic practice as a visual research method. Visual Anthropology. 22: 393-411. doi: 10.1080/08949460801986145
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2006. Saleni, fotografer meg! Om sammenhenger mellom fotografisk representasjon og forståelse av personen i Tigray, Etiopia. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift. 17: 33-47.
  • Nordanger, Dag Øystein; Mjaaland, Thera; Lie, Gro Therese. 2006. PTSD og konfrontering av traumer i et kulturelt perspektiv. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 43: 1292-1299.
Reports and theses
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2013. At the frontiers of change? Women and girls' pursuit of education in north-western Tigray, Ethiopia. University of Bergen,, Bergen. 424 pages.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2004. Ane suqh' ile. I keep quiet. Focusing on women's agency in western Tigray, North-Ethiopia. Eget forlag, Bergen. 140 pages.
Book sections
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2016. Mapping decision-making; the case of Tigrayan women’s contraceptive use. Kapittel, pages 197-210. In:
    • Ficquet, Éloi; Omer, Ahmed Hassen; Osmond, Thomas. 2016. Movements in Ethiopia/Ethiopia in Movement. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies (2 volums). 600 pages. ISBN: 9781599071343.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2013. Traversing art practice and anthropology; notes on ambiguity and epistemological uncertainty. Kapittel 5, pages 50-59. In:
    • Schneider, Arnd; Wright, Christopher. 2013. Anthropology and art practice. Bloomsbury Academic. 168 pages. ISBN: 978-0-8578-5179-6.
  • Nordanger, Dag Øystein; Mjaaland, Thera. 2006. PTSD and trauma exposure in a cultural perspective. 10, pages 130-149. In:
    • 2006. Sociology at the Frontiers of Psychology.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2004. Beyond the coffee ceremony. Women's agency in western Tigray, northern Ethiopia. Kapittel, pages 171-187. In:
    • Lillebø, Kjersti; Kennedy, Audhild Lindheim; Smørvik, Kjersti H.; Stensrud, Astrid B.; Tanggaard Linderud, Hilde. 2004. Betwixt & Between. Sosialantropologistudentenes Årbok 2004. 312 pages. ISBN: 82-90835-08-6.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2004. Betrayed? A gendered perspective on war and peace processes with focus on Tigrayan women's strategies. Chapter 5, pages 86-101. In:
    • Sørbø, Gunnar; Pausevang, Sigfried. 2004. Prospects for Peace, Security and Human Rights in Africa's Horn. Fagbokforlaget. 168 pages. ISBN: 82-450-0265-8.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2002. Representations and Self-representations - on photography as methodology in social anthropological research. Kapittel, pages 73-86. In:
    • Hestnes, Ellen; Solvang, Ellen; Tønnessen, Kathrine. 2002. Hovedfagsstudentenes Årbok 2002. 190 pages. ISBN: 82-90835-07-8.
Artistic production
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2018. Love Complications. An educatinment drama about youth sexual and reproductive health.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2018. Choices and Consequences. An edutainment drama about youth sexual and reproductive health. Part 3-4.
  • Mjaaland, Thera. 2000. Houses/Homes.

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