Svein Ege

Associate Professor Department of Social Anthropology

+47 73598964 +47 91531787
Dragvoll, Edvard Bulls veg 1, Bygg 7 * 7441

Background and activities

Research interests

  • Ethiopian history
  • Land tenure and land reform
  • Peasant society and development issues
  • Livelihoods in the global periphery
  • Legitimacy of the African state

 

Background

  • Associate professor in African Studies [2005-]
  • Senior researcher at Department of Social Anthropology [1999-2005]
  • Senior researcher at Centre for Environment and Development, NTNU [1992-1999]
  • Leader of Centre for Development Studies at UNIT-AVH [1990-1991]
  • Research associate at University ofTrondheim [1986-1989]
  • Research associate in African History, University of Trondheim [1979-1986]

Special roles

  • Leader of Africa Studies Programme at NTNU [2007-]
  • Convener of the 16th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies, 2007

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Books

Part of book/report

  • Ege, Svein. (2014) Bäzzabeh. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica, Vol. 5.
  • Aspen, Harald; Teferra, Birhanu; Bekele, Shiferaw; Ege, Svein. (2010) Preface. Research in Ethiopian Studies: Selected papers of the 16th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies, Trondheim July 2007, Aethiopistische Forschungen Vol. 72.
  • Ege, Svein. (2010) Qwendi. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Volume 4.
  • Ege, Svein. (2010) Sälla Dengay. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Volume 4.
  • Ege, Svein. (2010) T'arma Bärr. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Volume 4.
  • Ege, Svein. (2010) Tägulät. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Volume 4.
  • Ege, Svein. (2010) Wägda. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Volume 4.
  • Ege, Svein. (2010) Wälasma. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Volume 4.
  • Ege, Svein; Aspen, Harald; Teferra, Birhanu; Bekele, Shiferaw. (2009) Preface. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies (Vol. 1-4).
  • Ege, Svein. (2007) Lech'é. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Vol 3.
  • Ege, Svein. (2007) Mafud. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Vol 3.
  • Ege, Svein. (2007) Mägäzäz. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Vol 3.
  • Ege, Svein. (2007) Mälkäñña. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Vol 3.
  • Ege, Svein. (2007) Märhabété. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica Vol 3.
  • Ege, Svein. (2006) The Role of Oxen in Peasant Agriculture: Ch'enät Rentals in Ch'orisa, South Wällo. Proceedings of the XVth International Conference of Ethiopan Studies Hamburg 2003.
  • Ege, Svein. (2005) Haylä Mäläkot. Encyclopaedia Aethiopica.