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Anna-Karin Larsson

Title: Research Advisor, Senior Lecturer School/office: Grants Office

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Phone: +46 19 303814

Room: L2459, E2210

Anna-Karin Larsson

About Anna-Karin Larsson

Areas of responsibility

Anna-Karin Larsson is deputy head of School of Law, Psychology and Social work and research advisor and works as a researcher and teacher at the School.

She is working within the research programme The three-city study - youth mental health. Read more: Youth mental health problems in Swedish media and medical journals ca 1970-1990.

Background

Larsson obtained her PhD in history 2007. She has taught various courses in history and gender studies at Örebro University and Mälardalen University and worked on reports commissioned by the Parliament Administration and the Ministry of Culture.

Since 2008 she has worked mainly in the university administration in several different departments and with tasks within internationalization, education and research investigations, external relations and research funding.

Research

Areas of interest are medical history, gender studies, public health, gender and childhood history during 19th and 20th Century.

Larsson participate as one of five members of the steering committee for the research network FlickForsk! - Nordic Network for Girlhood Studies, based at the Umeå Centre for Gender Studies (UCGS).

 

Research Projects

Research Teams

Publications

Publications

Articles in journals |  Articles, book reviews |  Chapters in books |  Collections (editor) |  Conference papers |  Doctoral theses, monographs |  Reports | 

Articles in journals

Frih, A. (2013). Den "normala" flickan i hälsoundersökningar från 1800-tal till 2000-tal. Finsk tidskrift : kultur, ekonomi, politik (7-8), 43-53.

Articles, book reviews

Chapters in books

Frih, A. (2011). Flickor och kvinnor på kurort: sjukdomar och behandlingar vid Loka brunn och Porla brunn ca 1870-1920. In: Motzi Eklöf, Naturen, kuren & samhället: vård på sanatorier och kurorter ca 1870-2010 (pp. 144-169). Stockholm: Carlsson Bokförlag.
Frih, A. (2010). Flickor och fysisk aktivitet kring sekelskiftet 1900. In: Anna-Karin Frih, Eva Söderberg, En bok om flickor och flickforskning (pp. 61-84). Lund: Studentlitteratur AB.
Larsson, A. (2003). Från korsett till kost: Nya hälsoideal för unga kvinnor i Sverige 1880-1930. In: Birgitta Meurling, Varför flickor? : Ideal, självbilder och ätstörningar (pp. 41-65). Lund: Studentlitteratur AB.
Larsson, A. (2003). 'Sjuk nästan jemt...’: Klorotiska flickor och kvinnor vid Loka och Porla brunn ca 1880-1910. In: Yvonne Torstensson, Kvinnor i Örebro län (pp. 111-126). Örebro: Örebro läns museum.

Collections (editor)

Frih, A. (ed.) & Söderberg, E. (ed.) (2010). En bok om flickor och flickforskning (1ed.). Lund: Studentlitteratur AB.

Conference papers

Frih, A. (2014). Systematic review of research on language, identity and participation with special focus on young people and deaf studies. Paper presented at LanDpost - Languaging and Diversity in the age of post-colonial-medialization, Mysore, India 15-17 October 2014.
Frih, A. (2007). Water-cures for chlorotic girls: Swedish spas as health care providers in the late nineteenth century. In: Martin Dinges, Health and health care between self-help, intermediary organizations and formal poor relief (1500-2005) proceedings of the Conference of the PhoenixTN (European Thematic Network on Health and Social Welfare Policy), in Braga, Portugal, 2004. Paper presented at the Conference of the PhoenixTN (European Thematic Network on Health and Social Welfare Policy), in Braga, Portugal, 2004 (pp. 157-167). Évora: Ediçōes Colibri.

Doctoral theses, monographs

Frih, A. (2007). Flickan i medicinen: ungdom, kön och sjuklighet 1870-1930. (Doctoral dissertation). Örebro: Örebro universitetsbibliotek.

Reports

Gidlund, G. & Frih, A. (2008). Inflytande över stöd till riksdagsledamöternas och partigruppernas arbete i riksdagen. Stockholm: Riksdagens förvaltning (Utredningar från riksdagsförvaltningen 2007/08:URF 1).
Larsson, A. & Ohlander, A. (2003). Genus på museer: Slutrapport från arbetsgruppen Genus på museer. Stockholm: Fritzes offentliga publikationer (Ds 2003:61).