André van Dokkum 杜安哲

André VAN DOKKUM 杜安哲

Adjunct Assistant Professor

CONTACT ACADAMIC QUALIFICATIONS RESEARCH INTERESTS

CONTACT

OFFICEE21-3019
OFFICE HOURSThursday 14:30-15:30
or by appointment
E-MAILandrevandokkum@um.edu.mo

ACADAMIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2015   Doctor Social Sciences [political anthropology], VU University Amsterdam
  • 1993   Doctorandus (+/- MA) Cultural Anthropology, University of Leiden
  • 1987   Propaedeutic diploma Physics, University of Leiden

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Political Anthropology
  • Anthropology and Analytical Philosophy
  • Anthropology and History
  • Mozambique
  • Asia-Africa relations
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS COURSES TAUGHT

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Books

Submitted: A. van Dokkum Nationalism in Barue and Mozambique. Unity, Resistance, Contradiction. Submitted to ASC/Brill, Leiden, the Netherlands (peer reviewed).

2008a G.J. Abbink and A. van Dokkum (eds.) Dilemmas of Development: Conflicts of interest and their resolutions in modernizing Africa. Leiden: African Studies Centre (editor, with G.J. Abbink).

2008b G.J. Abbink and A. van Dokkum (eds.). Verdeeld Afrika: etniciteit, conflict en de grenzen van de staat. Diemen: AMB.

Special issue

2010 M.C.-W. Lu, L. Núñez Carrasco and A. Van Dokkum (eds.). Introduction: Transnational Families in the South, special issue of the Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 42(2).

Articles

2005 A. van Dokkum. “Interdisciplinarity in the social sciences: Bateson’s problem, analytical philosophy and anthropology”. Graduate Journal of Social Science, 2(2): 128-50 (peer reviewed).

1997 A. van Dokkum. “Belief Systems about Virgin Birth: Structure and Mutual Comparability”. Current Anthropology, 38(1): 99-104 (peer reviewed).

Book reviews

2018 A. van Dokkum. Review of S. Funada-Classen: The Origins of War in Mozambique. Macau: Ukama Academic.

2016 A. van Dokkum. Review of B. Meier and A.S. Steinforth: Spirits in Politics: Uncertainties of Power and Healing in African Societies. In Comparative Studies in Society and History 58(1): 280-281.

2012 A. van Dokkum. “A necessary book: the political biography of Uria Timóteo Simango [Review of B. L. Ncomo: Uria Simango. Um homem, uma causa]”. In NVAS Newsletter, June.

Research paper

2017 A. van Dokkum. Probabilistic Presidency in Mozambique: Anatomy of a Scrambled Election. Macau: Ukama Academic.

Forensic studies

2019 A. van Dokkum. “De moord op Christel Ambrosius: Blaauw versus Derksen (met aandacht voor vonnis en arrest)”, 18 September, review essay in Dutch on the murder of Christel Ambrosius; mentioned by crime journalist Hendrik Jan Korterink, 8 October.

2019 A. van Dokkum. “Recensie rapport Dascha Tamarah Graafsma. “Het meisje van de trein” door More Than Investigation B.V.”, 14 April, review essay in Dutch on the death of Dascha Graafsma; mentioned by journalist Henk Runhaar, De Gooi- en Eemlander; Leidsch Dagblad, 26 April.

2018 A. van Dokkum. “Caso Maddie”, series of four articles in Portuguese concerning the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, Tribuna de Macau, 9, 16, 23 and 30 May.

 

COURSES TAUGHT

  • Understanding Population

  • Introduction to Anthropology