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Monika Grønli Rosten

Monika Grønli Rosten


Monika Grønli Rosten works as a researcher in the division for Childhood, Family and Child Welfare. She holds a PhD in Social Anthropology from the University of Oslo (2015). Her thesis conserns place, belonging and young adults in Eastern Oslo. Her research interests include questions of integration and ethnic minorities, youth culture and youth work, urbanity and area based strategies, school and leisure activities, gender and identity, sexuality and domestic violence.

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Social anthropology

Subject areas

Ethnicity   Family health   Youth   Childhood and youth   Youth culture   Gender and migration   Identity   Voluntary work   Minority youth   Integration   The Welfare state   The Grorud Valley   Area based strategies   Domestic violence   Intimate partner violence   Sexual minorities



Research projects


The Alna project (UiO)

Scientific publications

Grønli Rosten, Monika; Smette, Ingrid (2021). Pragmatic, pious and pissed off: young Muslims girls managing conflicting sexual norms and social control. Journal of Youth Studies .

Aarset, Monica Five; Smette, Ingrid; Rosten, Monika (2021). Thinking through generation: On parenting and belonging among adult children of immigrants in Norway. Falch-Eriksen, Asgeir; Takle, Marianne; Britt, Slagsvold (Ed.). Generational Tensions and Solidarity Within Advanced Welfare States. 5. p. 79-95. Routledge.

Bjørnholt, Margunn; Rosten, Monika (2021). Male victims of violence and men’s rights struggles: a perfect match?. Gottzén, Lucas; Bjørnholt, Margunn; Boonzaier, Floretta (Ed.). Men, Masculinities and Intimate Partner Violence. kapittel. Routledge.

Rosten, Monika (2020). En (tro)verdig utsatt? Menns fortellinger om vold fra en kvinnelig eller mannlig partner. Bredal, Anja; Eggebø, Helga; Eriksen, Astrid (Ed.). Vold i nære relasjoner i et mangfoldig Norge. kapittel 5. p. 87-106. Cappelen Damm Akademisk.

Rosten, Monika (2019). Cultivating ethical negotiations or fetishising consent in BDSM. Heinskou, Marie Bruvik; Stefansen, Kari; Skilbrei, May-Len (Ed.). Rape in the Nordic Countries: Continuity and Change. Chapter 3. Routledge.

Rosten, Monica (2017). Territoriell stigmatisering og gutter som "leker getto" i Groruddalen :. Norsk sosiologisk tidsskrift . Vol. 1.

Rosten, Monika (2007). Lekekrig i fredssone. Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift . Vol. 03-04.

These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete