Jostein Jakobsen

Researcher
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Visiting address Sandakerveien 130 Bygg 2 0484 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1116 / Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic interests

  • Political economy
  • Political ecology
  • Critical agrarian studies
  • Food systems
  • Resource extraction
  • Social movements
  • Capitalism
  • The state, power
  • Development

Regional focus: South Asia, India

Courses taught

Background

  • Coordinator, SUM Research School, 2017 - present
  • PhD in South Asian Studies, University of Oslo, 2020
  • MA in History, University of Oslo, 2014
  • BA in Social Anthropology, University of Oslo, 2010

Awards

  • The Network for Asian Studies, award for best MA thesis 2014/2015
Tags: India, Food, Poverty, Asia, Governance, Political ecology, Development, Globalisation, Natural Resource Management

Publications

  • Hansen, Arve & Jakobsen, Jostein (2020). Meatification and everyday geographies of consumption in Vietnam and China. Geografiska Annaler. Series B. Human Geography.  ISSN 0435-3684. . doi: 10.1080/04353684.2019.1709217 Show summary
  • Jakobsen, Jostein (2019). The maize frontier in rural South India: Exploring the everyday dynamics of the contemporary food regime. Journal of Agrarian Change.  ISSN 1471-0358.  20(1), s 1- 26 . doi: 10.1111/joac.12337 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Jakobsen, Jostein & Hansen, Arve (2019). Geographies of meatification: an emerging Asian meat complex. Globalizations.  ISSN 1474-7731.  17(1), s 93- 109 . doi: 10.1080/14747731.2019.1614723 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Jakobsen, Jostein & Nielsen, Kenneth Bo (2019). Compounding aspirations: grounding hegemonic processes in India's rural transformations. Revue canadienne d'études du développement.  ISSN 0225-5189. . doi: 10.1080/02255189.2019.1666706 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Jakobsen, Jostein; Nielsen, Kenneth Bo; Nilsen, Alf Gunvald & Vaidya, Anand (2019). Mapping the World’s Largest Democracy (1947–2017). Forum for Development Studies.  ISSN 0803-9410.  46(1), s 83- 108 . doi: 10.1080/08039410.2018.1465461 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Jakobsen, Jostein (2018). Neoliberalising the food regime 'amongst its others': the right to food and the state in India. Journal of Peasant Studies.  ISSN 0306-6150.  s 1- 21 . doi: 10.1080/03066150.2018.1449745
  • Jakobsen, Jostein (2018). Towards a Gramscian food regime analysis of India's agrarian crisis: Counter-movements, petrofarming and Cheap Nature. Geoforum.  ISSN 0016-7185.  90, s 1- 10 . doi: 10.1016/j.geoforum.2018.01.015 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Jakobsen, Jostein (2017). Inside and Outside the State: Imagining the Indian State among Subalternists and Naxalites, In Pradip Basu (ed.),  Naxalite Politics: Post-structuralist, Postcolonial and Subaltern Perspectives.  Setu Prakashani.  ISBN 978-93-80677-23-1.  Chapter 16.  s 283 - 298
  • Jakobsen, Jostein (2016). Disappearing Landlords and the Unmaking of Revolution: Maoist Mobilization, the State and Agrarian Change in Northern Telangana, In Alf Gunvald Nilsen & Kenneth Bo Nielsen (ed.),  Social Movements and the State in India: Deepening Democracy?.  Palgrave Macmillan.  ISBN 978-1-137-59132-6.  Chapter 11.  s 239 - 267

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  • Dunlap, Alexander & Jakobsen, Jostein (2020). The Violent Technologies of Extraction: Political Ecology, Critical Agrarian Studies and The Capitalist Worldeater.. Palgrave Pivot.  ISBN 978-3-030-26851-0.  171 s.

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