Dr. Julia Vorhölter

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  • 2020 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​A pioneer of psy: The first Ugandan psychiatric nurse and her (different) tale of psychiatry in Uganda​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2020) 
    Transcultural Psychiatry, pp. 136346152090164​.​ DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/1363461520901642 
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  • 2019 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​Struggling to Be a “Happy Self”? Psychotherapy and the Medicalization of Unhappiness in Uganda​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2019) 
    Current Anthropology60(2) pp. 194​-223​.​ DOI: https://doi.org/10.1086/702337 
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  • 2018 Book Chapter
    ​ ​Loyalties for Sale – Youth as ‘Identity Entrepreneurs’ in Post-86 (Northern) Uganda​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2018)
    In:​Wiegratz, J.; Martiniello, G.; Greco, E.​ (Eds.), Uganda: The Dynamics of Neoliberal Transformation pp. 318​-333. ​London: ​Zed Books.
  • 2018 Book Chapter
    ​ ​Changing Dynamics of Gender Roles and Norms in Post-War Northern Uganda – A Question of Girls’ Empowerment?​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2018)
    In:​Gomez-Perez, Muriel​ (Ed.), Femmes d’Afrique et emancipation: Entre normes sociales contraignantes et nouveaux possibles pp. 147​-170. ​Paris: ​Karthala.
  • 2017 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​Class-Based Chronicities of Suffering and Seeking Help: Comparing Addiction Treatment Programs in Uganda​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2017) 
    Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry41(4) pp. 564​-589​.​ DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11013-017-9541-z 
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  • 2017 Review
    ​ ​Neoliberal Moral Economy – Capitalism, socio-cultural change and fraud in Uganda​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2017)
    Forum for Development Studies, 44​(3) pp. 517​-519​.​ DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/08039410.2017.1384170 
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  • 2017 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​Homosexuality, pornography, and other ‘modern threats’ – The deployment of sexuality in recent laws and public discourses in Uganda​
    Vorhoelter, J. ​ (2017) 
    Critique of Anthropology37(1) pp. 93​-111​.​ DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/0308275X16682601 
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  • 2016 Working Paper | With Fulltext​ | 
    ​ ​Word Wars – competing interpretations of the armed conflict between the LRA and the NRM Government in Northern Uganda (1986 - 2006)​ (​​GISCA Occasional Paper​, 5​​)
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2016)
    Göttingen​: Institute for Social and Cultural Anthropology, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3249/2363-894X-gisca-5 
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  • 2016 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​Beyond Dichotomies – Complexifying Intergenerational Debates and Discourses on the Post-War Society in Northern Uganda​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2016) 
    Journal of Peace and Security Studies2(1) pp. 1​-19​.​
  • 2014 Review
    ​ ​Review of “50 Jahre Unabhängigkeit in Afrika: Kontinuitäten, Brüche, Perspektiven”, 2012, edited by Thomas Bierschenk & Eva Spies​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2014)
    African Affairs, 113​(452) pp. 479​-480​.​
  • 2014 Thesis | Doctoral Thesis | With Fulltext​ | 
    ​ ​Youth at the crossroads: ​Discourses on socio-cultural change in post-war Northern Uganda​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2014)
    Göttingen​: Universitätsverlag Göttingen. DOI: https://doi.org/10.17875/gup2014-752 
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  • 2012 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​Studying Development Organizations – Towards a Culture of Participation?​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2012) 
    Journal of Organizational Ethnography1(2) pp. 178​-194​.​
  • 2012 Book Chapter
    ​ ​Jugend und Identität – Auf der Suche nach dem Lokalen in einer globalen Welt​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2012)
    In: COMMUNAUTEN – Kinder und Jugendliche entdecken ihre Stadt pp. 106​-114. ​Hannover: ​Stiftung Niedersachsen.
  • 2012 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​Negotiating social change: Ugandan discourses on Westernisation and neo-colonialism as forms of social critique​
    Vorhoelter, J. ​ (2012) 
    The Journal of Modern African Studies50(2) pp. 283​-307​.​ DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022278X12000055 
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  • 2010 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​Theorising Peace and Conflict – An Anthropological Approach​
    Lenhart, L. & Vorhölter, J. ​ (2010) 
    Gulu University Journal1(1) pp. 169​-178​.​
  • 2009 Monograph
    ​ ​Towards a culture of participation?: ​the influence of organizational culture on participation and empowerment of 'beneficiaries' : a case study of a social organization in Pretoria​ ​
    Vorhölter, J. ​ (2009)
    Münster​: LIT.

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