NORA - Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Studies - new theme issue 3/2009 Case Africa - Sex & Politics is out! The online version can be found here.
Swedish National Agency for Higher Education has recently produced a report on women and men in higher education. Focusing on developments in the last 10 years, the report gives a current and comprehensive picture of the paths followed by women and men through the education system, career paths in the academic community and elsewhere, and it also makes international comparisons.
Berit Ås from Norway is best known for her theory on the five master suppression techniques. Meet her in the new issue of NIKK magasin which focuses on leadership and prostitution.
According to an old Swedish primary school cliché, love always begins with a lover's quarrel. For Carin Holmberg, sociologist and researcher on violence, it is, at least in theory, the other way round.
The three Swedish Centres of Gender Excellence granted for funds by the Swedish Research Council in 2006 has been evaluated.