Background and activities

I am on sabbatical leave, August 1 2021 - July 31 2022.

Interests: human-nature relationships, moral geography, environmental practices, plants and alien species, outdoor recreation, social cohesion and community dynamics. 

My research has been published in journals such as Cultural Geographies, Geoforum, Landscape Research, Geografiska Annaler Series B, Land Use Policy, Gender, Place and Culture, Norwegian Journal of Geography, Environment and Planning A, and International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. I have also published with Routledge, Elsevier, Ashgate and Springer. 

My professial networks are mainly based in Australia, Sweden and the UK. I have been visiting researcher at University of Melbourne, University of Wollongong, Gothenburgh University and The James Hutton Institute in Aberdeen. I have also spent an academic year at The Centre for Advanced Studies in Oslo. 

 

 

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Books

  • Head, Lesley; Saltzman, Katarina; Setten, Gunhild; Stenseke, Marie. (2017) Nature, temporality and environmental management. Scandinavian and Australian perspectives on peoples and landscapes. Routledge. 2017. ISBN 978-1-47-246465-1.
  • Brun, Cathrine; Setten, Gunhild. (2013) Hus, hjem og sted. Geografiske perspektiver på vår samtid. Akademika forlag. 2013. ISBN 978-82-321-0207-5.
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2004) Det Levende Landskapet. Tapir Akademisk Forlag. 2004. ISBN 82-519-1995-9.
  • Palang, Hannes; Sooväli, Helen; Antrop, Marc; Setten, Gunhild. (2004) European rural landscapes. Persistence and change in a globalising environment. Kluwer Academic Publishers. 2004. ISBN 1-4020-2067-8.

Part of book/report

  • Qvenild, Marte; Setten, Gunhild. (2020) Locating value in the Anthropocene: baselines and the contested nature of invasive plants. Locating Value. Theory, Application and Critique.
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2020) Habitus. International Encyclopedia of Human Geography, 2nd ed..
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2020) Moral landscapes. International Encyclopedia of Human Geography, 2nd ed..
  • Setten, Gunhild; Brown, Gry Katrina; Rørtveit, Hilde Nymoen. (2018) Landscape and social justice. The Routledge Companion to Landscape Studies.
  • Head, Lesley; Saltzman, Katarina; Setten, Gunhild; Stenseke, Marie. (2017) Holding on and letting go: nature, temporality and environmental management. Nature, temporality and environmental management. Scandinavian and Australian perspectives on peoples and landscapes.
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2017) Landscape, temporality and responsibility: making conceptual connections through alien invasive species. Nature, temporality and environmental management. Scandinavian and Australian perspectives on peoples and landscapes.
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2017) Marginal(ising) geographies. Geography from the Margins.
  • Setten, Gunhild; Austrheim, Gunnar; Bay-Larsen, Ingrid Agathe; Dietze-Schirdewahn, Annegreth. (2016) Landskap og areal. Synteserapport Norsk miljøforskning mot 2015.
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2013) Jærhuset i kulturminnevernet: dømt til dissonans?. Hus, hjem og sted. Geografiske perspektiver på vår samtid.
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2013) Til fots - et metodeblikk på landskap og praksis. Å finne sted. Metodologiske perspektiver i stedsanalyser.
  • Setten, Gunhild; Brown, Katrina Gry. (2013) Landscape and social justice. The Routledge Companion to Landscape Studies.
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2012) What's in a house? Heritage in the making on the south-western coast of Norway. Heritage from Below.
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2009) Social and cultural geography: Habitus. International Encyclopedia of Human Geography.
  • Setten, Gunhild; Brown, Katrina Myrvang. (2009) Social and cultural geography: Moral landscapes. International Encyclopedia of Human Geography.
  • Setten, Gunhild. (2005) Who owns the concepts? Notes on the product, practice, property and power of writing. Landscape, Law and Justice.

Report/dissertation

Competencies