South Africa

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Kristian Hoelscher

Kristian Hoelscher

Senior Researcher


Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Ganson, Brian & Kristian Hoelscher (2021) Theorising MSMEs in Contexts of Urban Violence, Journal of Illicit Economies and Development 2(2): 222–241.
Wilén, Nina (2020) Female peacekeepers’ added burden, International Affairs 96(6): 1585–1602.
Heinecken, Lindy & Nina Wilén (2019) No Place Like Home? Postdeployment Reintegration Challenges Facing South African Peacekeepers, Armed Forces & Society. DOI: 10.1177/0095327X19894719.
Linke, Andrew; Sebastian Schutte & Halvard Buhaug (2015) Population Attitudes and the Spread of Political Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa, International Studies Review 17(1): 26–45.
Fjelde, Hanne & Gudrun Østby (2014) Socioeconomic Inequality and Communal Conflict: A Disaggregated Analysis of Sub-Saharan Africa, 1990–2008, International Interactions 40(5): 737–762.
Grabska, Katarzyna (2006) Marginalization in Urban Spaces of the Global South: Urban Refugees in Cairo, Journal of Refugee Studies 19(3): 287–307.

Book Chapter

Tjønneland, Elling Njål (1991) Raselover og arven frå apartheid [Race Laws and the Inherit from Apartheid], in Bo Brekke, ed., Står apartheid for fall?. Oslo: Cappelen (46–69).
Tjønneland, Elling Njål (1988) The Dynamics of Reform and Repression in the South African Conflict and the Emerging Role of the South African Defence Forces, in Alger, Chadwick F.; & Michael Stohl, eds, A Just Peace through Transformation - Cultural, Economic and Political Foundations for Change. CO/London: Westview (529–543).
Tjønneland, Elling Njål (1981) Afrikander-nasjonalismens vekst 1934-48. Eit notat om klassegrunnlag, ideologisk orientering og organisatorisk struktur [The Growth of Afrikander Nationalism 1934-38], in Øyvind Østerud, ed., Nasjonalisme og nasjonalitet. Oslo: Universitetet i Oslo (93–168).
Eide, Asbjørn (1979) South Africa: Repression and the Transfer of Arms and Arms Technology, in Kaldor, Mary; & Asbjørn Eide, eds, The World Military Order. the Impact of Military Technology on the Third World. London: Macmillan (180–209).

Non-refereed Journal Article

Tjønneland, Elling Njål (1990) Vald i Sør-Afrika [Violence in South Africa], Hvor hender det?(12).
Tjønneland, Elling Njål (1990) Mot forhandlinger i Sør-Afrika [Towards Negotiations in South Africa], Afrikainformasjon(4): 16–18.
Tjønneland, Elling Njål (1981) Apartheid under forandring [Apartheid Changing], Den nye verden 15(4): 25–50.
Skjelsbæk, Kjell; Helge Semb & Stein Arild Strømme (1977) Det økonomiske samkvem mellom Sør-Afrika og Norge [Economic Relations between South Africa and Norway], Internasjonal Politikk(1): 77–103.

Popular Article

Tjønneland, Elling Njål (1990) Vald i Sør-Afrika [Violence in South Africa], Hvor hender det?, 1 December.

PRIO Report

Report - External Series

Østby, Gudrun; & Henrik Urdal (2014) Conflict and Educational Inequality: Evidence from 30 Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, Commissioned report for USAID. USAID.

Book Review

Carling, Jørgen (2013) Review of Alexander Betts, ed., Survival Migration: Failed Governance and the Crisis of Displacement, in The Journal of Modern African Studies 52(2): 332–333.

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The Time Has Come to Define the Lebanon We Want

Posted by Carmen Geha on Sunday, 3 November 2019

Lebanon’s protests have brought the country to a pivotal moment. It’s now paramount we act carefully and with the lessons from the past in mind. This piece originally appeared online in The New Arab. In the week since then the situation has continued to rapidly evolve. We will publish a new ... Read more »