Browsing Department of Health Promotion and Development by Author "Jakobsen, Hilde"
Jakobsen, Hilde (The University of Bergen, 2015-05-19)This thesis is a qualitative investigation into the discourses that support wife-beating in Tanzania. Tanzania is recognised as a particularly peaceful country in the region. Nevertheless, one in two Tanzanians say a man ...Doctoral thesis
Jakobsen, Hilde (SAGE, 2012-04)This article examines some methodological issues that arise when conducting focus group discussions in the majority world (developing countries), and describes one way of addressing them. While the method is widely used ...Journal article
What’s Gendered about Gender-Based Violence? An Empirically Grounded Theoretical Exploration from Tanzania Jakobsen, Hilde (SAGE, 2014-08)Violence is often considered gendered on the basis that it is violence against women. This assumption is evident both in “gender-based violence” interventions in Africa and in the argument that gender is irrelevant if ...Journal article