Miriam Latif Sandbæk

MA Student

Miriam Latif Sandbæk
Miriam Latif Sandbæk left PRIO in 2007. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.

Research Interests

MA project: "Everybody wants to leave" - Perceptions of Morocco, imaginations of the West and practices of migration among young Moroccans in Rabat.


Languages spoken:

Norwegian, English, Arabic


2004 -: Pursuing an MA in Anthropology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

2003-2004: BA in Arabic, University of Oslo

2003: Cand.mag in Social Anthropology, University of Oslo, with foundation subjects in Social Anthropology from the University of Bergen, Development Studies from Oslo University College and in Arabic from the University of Oslo

1998: Asker High School. Examen artium

1995: 10th grade at Garfield High School, Seattle, USA

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Master Thesis

Sandbæk, Miriam Latif (2007) “Everybody wants to go abroad.” An ethnographic analysis of migration motivations in Morocco. MA thesis, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen, .