Ethnic minorities

Ethnic minorities

30 October 2020
Female athletes with a high testosterone level are required to take hormone-reducing medication in order to participate in the women’s category. This is problematic, according to researcher Mari Haugaa Engh.
12 December 2019
With her book about feminism in Islam, Marianne Hafnor Bøe not only aims to create awareness of Muslim feminists, she also wants to expand the term ‘feminism’.
3 October 2019
Gender roles is a delicate topic for religious minority groups. Many of them accept traditional gender segregation in the religious community, but struggle with prejudices from the greater society, according to researcher.
23 October 2018
The legacy from colonialism characterises Norwegian academia. Now, Norwegian researchers want to examine their own disciplines and include non-western perspectives in the academic institutions’ scholarly production.
8 June 2017
People with Sami background who experience domestic violence seek help from the authorities less often than other Norwegians. A new report has looked at what may be done.
9 September 2016
Exclusion during the student days may result in lower ambitions when entering the job market. In bioengineering, male students with minority background are struggling the most.
24 May 2013

Both voters and political parties use the opportunities they have to give extra votes to female politicians of ethnic minority background.

1 December 2011

Minorities must be “sufficiently Norwegian” and “understand the Norwegian mindset” if they want to run for local political office. Not least, they need to show that they support gender equality. Are minority women judged differently than minority men? Yes, according to sociologist Beret Bråten.

19 August 2011

Does state support for voluntary organisations curtail creativity and force activists to focus on what the government wants them to?

12 May 2011

A recent Norwegian report looks at young men from highly patriarchal immigrant families who are struggling with their lives and who have a rather complicated relationship to women.

4 February 2011

Civil society organizations for ethnic Norwegian women and minority women cooperate very little with each other. This is one of the findings from Cecilie Thun’s ongoing doctoral research project.

Publikasjoner

Forfatter(e):
Beatrice Halsaa
Publisert:
2020
Forfatter(e):
Kitterød, Ragni Hege & Marjan Nadim
Publisert:
2020
Forfatter(e):
Sandberg, Paula Koskinen, Rebecca Lund & Tiina Suopajärvi (eds.)
Publisert:
2019
Forfatter(e):
Hansson, Heidi and Anka Ryall
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Kauhanen, Antti
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Massao, Prisca Bruno
Publisert:
2016