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Nordiska Afrikainstitutet


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    • us: NAI
    • us: Nordic Africa Institute
    • us: Pohjoismainen Afrikkainstituutti (Uppsala universitet)
    • us: Scandinavian Institute of African Studies
    • us: SIAS
    • us: Uppsala universitet. Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
    • us: Uppsala universitet. Scandinavian Institute of African Studies
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    • Uppsala. Universitet. Nordiska Afrikainstitutet
  • Sources

    • found: Hamrell, S. The Soviet bloc, China and Africa, 1964.
    • found: Suomalaisen afrikkatutkimusseminaari 20.-21.5.1982, 1983: t.p. (Pohjoismaisen Afrikkainstituutin ...) p. v (loc. in Uppsala)
    • found: Andræ, G. Industry goes farming, c1987: t.p. (Scandinavian Institute of African Studies, Uppsala)
    • found: Adaptive strategies in African arid lands, 1990: t.p. (Scandinavian Institute of African Studies, Uppsala; SIAS) verso of t.p. (Nordiska Afrikainstitutet)
    • found: Friis-Hansen, Esbern, Seeds for African peasants, 1995: t.p. (Nordic Africa Institute); verso of t.p. (Nordic Africa Institute (formerly the Scandinavian Institute of African Studies)) cover (Nordiska Afrikainstitutet)
    • found: Evaluation of the Nordic Africa Institute ... 1997: p. 3 (NAI)
    • found: Sweden and national liberation in Southern Africa, v.1: Formation of a popular opinion 1950-1970, 1999, viewed online Feb. 19, 2014: p. 75 footnote (Nordic Africa Institute, proposed in Government Bill No. 100: 1962 and estab. in Uppsala in mid-1962; long known in English as the Scandinavian Institute of African Studies; correct translation of Nordiska Afrikainstitutet--also covering Finland and Iceland--is the Nordic Africa Institute (NAI), which has generally been used from the beginning of the 1990s; jointly financed by the Nordic govts., NAI in an independent research, documentation and information centre on contemporary Africa for the Nordic countries)
    • found: Scand. J. History 4:99-103, 1979, The Scandinavian Institute of African Studies: an introduction for historians, viewed online Feb. 19, 2014: p. 99 (founded in 1962, placed in Uppsala partly because Uppsala Univ. Library contains a large collection of Africana; an independent state institution which comes under the authority of the [Swedish] Ministry of Education; directed by a Board of Governors on which the govts. of all the Nordic countries are represented; largely financed by the Swedish govt.)
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    • 1979-04-20: new
    • 2014-02-27: revised
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