Acta Borealia (2013) Volume 30(1)

Volume 30(1)

Arne Eide, Knut Heen, Claire Armstrong, Ola Flaaten & Anatoly Vasiliev: Challenges and Successes in the Management of a Shared Fish Stock – The Case of the Russian–Norwegian Barents Sea Cod Fishery. 1-20.
Paul Fryer & Ari Lehtinen: 
Iz’vatas and the diaspora space of humans and non-humans in the Russian North. 21-38.
Camilla Brattland: Proving Fishers Right. Effects of the Integration of Experience-Based Knowledge in Ecosystem-Based Management. 39-59.
Harald Beyer Broch: Monkfish Mysteries. A Narrative Analysis of Place-making and Knowledge Production among North Norwegian Fishermen. 60-74.
Bodil Hansen Blix, Torunn Hamran & Hans Ketil Normann: 
“The Old Sami” – who is he and how should he be cared for? A discourse analysis of Norwegian policy documents regarding care services for elderly Sami. 75-100.
Jukka Nyysönen: Sami Counter-Narratives of Colonial Finland. Articulation, Reception and the Boundaries of the Politically Possible. 101-121.

Book Review:
Vladislava Vladimirova: Bridging Divides. Ethnopolitical Leadership among the Russian Sami. 122-127.

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Acta Borealia (2012) Volume 29(2)

Volume 29(2)

Volume 29(2), 2012 – Special Issue: The History of Research into Aurora Borealis

Robert Marc Friedman: Introduction: The Aurora in History. 115-118.
Päivi Maria Pihlaja: Northern Laboratories of Nature and the Quest for Scientific Honour in Early Modern Sweden. 119-136.
Sven Widmalm: Auroral Research and the Character of Astronomy in Enlightenment Sweden. 137-156.
Per Pippin Aspaas & Truls Lynne Hansen: The Role of the Societas Meteorologica Palatina (1781-1792) in the History of Auroral Research. 157-176
Vidar Enebakk: Appropriating the Aurora: Christopher Hansteen and the Circumpolar Auroral Rings. 177-196.
Ulrike Spring: Between Spectacle and Science: The Aurora in Central Europe, 1870s – 1880s. 197-215.

Research Paper:
Steinar Aas: Norwegian and Soviet/Russian World War II Memory Policy during the Cold War and the Post-Soviet Years. 216-239

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Acta Borealia (2012): Volume 29(1)

Volume 29(1), 2012

Roger Jørgensen: The Social and Material Context of the Iron Age Blacksmith in North Norway. 1-34
Hugo Reinert: Knives for the Slaughter – Notes on the Reform and Governance of Indigenous Reindeer Slaughter in Norway. 35-55
Cato Christensen: Reclaiming the Past: On the History-making Significance of the Sámi Film The Kautokeino Rebellion. 56-76
Line Esborg: (Re)constructed Cultural Heritage. 77-97*
Lill Rastad Bjørst: Climate Testimonies and Climate-crisis Narratives. Inuit Delegated to Speak on Behalf of the Climate. 98-113

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Acta Borealia (2011): Volume 28(2)

Volume 28(2), 2011

Gísli Pálsson & Sigurður Örn Guðbjörnsson: Make no Bones about it: The invention of Homo Islandicus. 119-141
Loftur Guttormsson: Population, Household and Fisheries in the Parish of Hvalsnes, Southwestern Island, 1750-1850.  142-166
Pavel V. Fedorov: The European Far North of Russia and its Territorial Constructions in the Sixteenth-Twenty-First Centuries. 167-182
Tuija Hautala-Hirvioja: Frontier Landscape – Lapland in the Tradition of Finnish Landscape Painting. 183-202
Ingebjørg Hage: Historical Vernacular Gardens beyond Norway’s Arctic Circle. 203-227
Gro B. Ween & Jan Åge Riseth: Doing is Learning: Analysis of an Unsuccessful attempt to adapt TEK/IK Methodology to Norwegian Sámi Circumstances. 228-242

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Acta Borealia (2011): Volume 28(1)

Volume 28(1), 2011

Bengt-Ove Andreassen: History as Religious Self-mediation: The case of the Firstborn Laestadians. 1-18
Mikkel Berg-Nordlie: Need and Misery in the Eastern Periphery: Nordic Sámi Media Debate on the Kola Sámi. 19-36
Leif Christian Jensen & Geir Hønneland: Framing the High North: Public Discourses in Norway after 2000. 37-54
Gørill Nielsen & Stephen Wickler:  Boathouses as Indicators of Ethnic Interaction? 55-88
Vladislava K. Vladimirova: “We are Reindeer People, We Come from Reindeer”. Reindeer herding in Representations of the Sami in Russia. 89-113

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Acta Borealia (2010): Volume 27(2)

Volume 27(2), 2010 – Special Issue: History Matter: Dynamics of Arctic Urbanization
Guest Editors: Susanne Dybbroe, Jens Dahl and Ludger Müller-Wille
Editorial. 119
Susanne Dybbroe, Jens Dahl & Ludger Müller-Wille: Dynamics of Arctic Urbanization – Introduction. 120-124
Jens Dahl: Identity, Urbanization and Political Demography in Greenland. 125-140
Ludger Müller-Wille: Precursors of Urban Processes in Finnish Sápmi in the 1960s. 141-150
Edmund (Ned) Searles: Placing Identity: Town, Land and Authenticity in Nunavut, Canada. 151-166
Frank Sejersen: Urbanization, Landscape Appropriation and Climate Change in Greenland. 167-188
Rane Willerslev: ‘Urbanities without a City’: Three Generations of Siberian Yukaghir Women. 189-207
Gitte Tròndheim: Kinship in Greenland – Emotions of Relatedness. 208-221
Bjørn Bjerkli: Landscape and Resistance. The transformation of Common Land from Dwelling Landscape to Political Landscape. 222-237
Obituary – Robert Paine (1926 – 2010). 238

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Acta Borealia (2010): Volume 27(1)

Volume 27(1), 2010
Sari Pietkäinen, Leena Huss, Sirkka Laithiala-Kankainen, Ulla Aikio-Puoskari & Pia Lane: Regulating Multilingualism in the North Calotte: The Case of Kven, Meänkieli and Sámi Languages. 1-23
Anne Heith: An Arctic Melting-Pot: The Byzantine Lagacy and Bengt Pohjanen’s Construction of a Tornedalian Aesthetic. 24-43
Yulian Konstantinov: Socioeconomic Life of Climate Change: Extensitvity in Reindeer Husbandry in Relation to Synergies between Social and Climate Change (Kola Peninsula) 44-65
Per Selle & Kristin Strømsnes: Sámi Citizenship: Marginalisation or Integration? 66-90
Bente Sundsvold: Stedets herligheter – Amentues of Place: Eider Down Harvesting through Changing Times. 91-115

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Acta Borealia (2009): Volume 26(2)

Volume 26(2), 2009
Birgitta Berglund: Fugela Federum in Archaeological Perspective – Eider Down as a Trade Commodity in Prehistoric Northern Europe. 110-135
Teija Alenius, Mika Lavento & Matti Saarnisto: Pollen-Analytical Results from Lake Katajajävri – Aspects of the History of Settlement in the Finnish Inland Regions. 136-155
Karl-Dag Vorren: Farm Development in the Malangen Area, Northern Norway – A Pollen-Analytical Case Study. 156-174
Bjørg Evjen: Research on and by “the Other”. Focusing on the Researcher’s Encounter with the Lule Sami in a Historically Changing Context. 175-193
Inga Maria Mulk: Conflicts Over the Repatriation of Sami Cultural Heritage in Sweden. 194-215

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Acta Borealia (2009): Volume 26(1)

Volume 26(1), 2009
Lars Liedgren & Ingela Bergman: Aspects of the Construction of Prehistoric Stallo-Foundations and Stallo-Buildings. 2-26
Yulian Konstantinov: Roadlessness and the Person: Modes of Travel in the Reindeer Herding Part of the Kola Peninsula. 27-49
Johan Schimanski & Ulrike Spring: Explorers’ Bodies in Arctic Mediascapes: Celebrating the Return of the Austro-Hungarian Polar Expedition in 1874. 50-76
Harald Beyer Broch: Tracks that Matter: On Space, Place and Hare Indian Ethnobiology with special reference to the Marten (martes americana). 77-95
Teemu Ryymin & Astri Andresen: Effecting Equality: Norwegian Health Policy in Finnmark, 1945-1970s. 96-114

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Acta Borealia (2008): Volume 25(2)

Volume 25(2), 2008
Tatjana N. Jackson: Novgorod the Great in Baltic Trade before 1300. 83-92
Trond Trosterud: Language Assimilation During the Modernisation Process: Experiences from Norway and North-West Russia. 93-122
Ketil Zachariassen: Rethinking the Creation of North Norway as a Region. 113-137
Ari Martin Laakso: The Shadow Field of Reindeer Management: A Case Study from Finland. 138-159
Helge Chr. Pedersen: Sports, Politics and Ethnicity in the North. Worker’s Sport in Western Finnmark in the Late 1930’s. 160-186

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