Research at the Department of Antropology
Current research projects
Below we have collected links to current research projects initiated by researchers at the department or with the department as an important stakeholder.
PROJECTS INITIATED 2018-2021
The Criminalisation of Humanitarianism: From Volunteers to Human Smugglers in Ital
The political economy of distraction in digitized Denmark
The Dynamics of Political Discourse and Attention during the COVID-19 outbreak
CURRENT PROJECTS INITIATED BEFORE 2018
Subtitle of the project: 'The Vitality of Disease - Quality of Life in the Making'. VITAL explores how ‘quality of life’ is assembled, mobilised, negotiated and practiced by patients, relatives and health care professionals.
(Ayo Wahlberg, 2015-2021)
Building Stronger Universities (BSU) III
Collaboration between African and Danish universities aiming at strengthening research capacity in developing countries. Lead by Gulu University, Uganda. Aalborg University is co-coordinator.
(Susan and Michael Whyte, 2017-2021) (Project page at Aalborg University)
Compass studies how environmental movements influence environmental behaviour, social norms, and social institutions. Collaboration between UCPH (Anthropology and Political Science) and external partners.
(Quentin Gausset, 2017-2020)