Maria Eriksson Baaz
- Affiliation: University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Maria Eriksson Baaz is Associate Professor at the School of Global Studies, the University of Gothenburg, and Senior Researcher at the Nordic Africa Institute. She is the co-author (with Maria Stern) of Sexual Violence as a Weapon of War? (Zed Books, 2013) and the author of The Paternalism of Partnership (Zed Books, 2005).
Books by Maria Eriksson Baaz
Perceptions, Prescriptions, Problems in the online store viagra Congo and Beyond
All too often in conflict situations, rape is referred to as a ‘weapon of war’, a term presented as self-explanatory through its implied storyline of gender and warring. In this provocative but much-needed book, Eriksson Baaz and Stern challenge the dominant understandings of sexual violence in conflict and post-conflict settings. Reading with and discount zithromax without a prescription against feminist analyses of the interconnections between gender, warring, violence and militarization, the authors address many… (more information)
The New Developers?
Edited by Maria Eriksson Baaz, Lisa Åkesson
Many African migrants residing abroad nurture a hope to one day return, at least temporarily, to their home country. In the wake of economic crises in the developed world, alongside rapid economic growth in parts of Africa, the impetus to ‘return’ is likely to increase. Such returnees are often portrayed as agents of development, bringing with them capital, knowledge and skills as well as connections and experience gained abroad. Yet, the reality is altogether more complex.… (more information)