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Katarina Friberg
Senior Lecturer
Alfred Nobels allé 7
Södertörns Högskola
Fax: +46 8 608 4640
F 827b F-huset
Katarina Friberg, born 1974, Senior Lecturer in History at the Institute of Contemporary History. Her fields of research are social movements, consumer co-operation, humanitarian aid, fair trade, and business model transfers. She has also engaged in research on town planning and regeneration of former industrial towns during a stay as Leverhulme Research Fellow at Teesside University in Middlesbrough in 2008. Currently she is one of four researchers in the project "The Moral Economy of Global Civil Society: A History of Voluntary Food Aid", project leader Professor Norbert Götz at the Institute of Contemporary History. Selection of publications: Katarina Friberg and Norbert Götz. “Det globala civilsamhällets moraliska ekonomi: Historien om den frivilliga livsmedelshjälpen.” Arbetarhistoria (2013) 1: 23–25. Katarina Friberg, Rachael Vorberg-Rugh, Anthony Webster and John Wilson, ”The Politics of Commercial Dynamics: Co-operative Adaptations to Post War Consumerism in the UK and Sweden, 1950-2010”, in The cooperative business movement, 1950 to the present, serie: Comparative Perspectives in Business History. 2012. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press). Katarina Friberg, ”Trade, Gender and Membership – Co-operative Policy and Practice in North East England and Southern Sweden in the late 19th and early 20th century”, in North East History Volume 43 2012, Journal of the North East Labour History Society. Katarina Friberg, ”Visions and organisation: Kooperativa Förbundet and the Social Question”, in Co-operatives and the Social Question: The co-operative movement in northern and eastern Europe, c. 1880-1950. Eds. Mary Hilson, Pirjo Markkola, Ann-Catrin Östman. 2012. (Cardiff: Welsh Academic Press). Katarina Friberg, ”Negotiating consumer and producer interests – a challenge for the Co-op and Fair Trade”, in ‘The Hidden Alternative’? Co-operative Values: Past, Present & Future, (Manchester: Manchester University Press). Även utgiven av New York : United Nations University Press 2012. Katarina Friberg, “Anders Örne – en teoretiker och jordnära kooperatör i det internationella rampljuset”, i Personhistorisk tidskrift 1:2010. Katarina Friberg, ”Konsument och producent – samarbete med förhinder”, i Tvärsnitt 4:2009. Katarina Friberg, Mary Hilson och Natasha Vall, ”Reflections on trans-national comparative history from an Anglo-Swedish perspective”, (2007), essay, Historisk Tidskrift, Tema Internationalisering nr 4, 2007 Katarina Friberg, Workings of Co-operation: a compartive study of consumer co-operative organisation in Britain and Sweden 1860 to 1970 (2005), Växjö University Press, Växjö, (thesis).