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Sara Johnsdotter
Professor

PhD in Social Antropology. Professor. Female circumcision (FGC, FGM). Sexuality. Medical anthropology. Somalis in Sweden: transnationalism and integration.


Research centres

Centre for Sexology and Sexuality Studies pil show

Faculties and departments

Department of Social Work pil show
Faculty of Health and Society pil show

Contact details

E-mail:sara.johnsdotter@mau.se
Telephone:040-6657943
Visiting address: Jan Waldenströms gata 25, Allmänna sjukhuset, F205
Mobile:0706519217
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Postal address:Malmö universitet, 205 06 Malmö
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  • Publications

  • Selected publications from Malmö University Electronic Publishing.

    Peer-reviewed Journal Articles
    Litorp, Helena, Mgaya, Andrew, Kidanto, Hussein L., Johnsdotter, Sara, Essen, Birgitta (2015) "`What about the mother?` Women`s and caregivers` perspectives on caesarean birth in a low-resource setting with rising caesarean section rates" Midwifery;7, 713-720, Churchill Livingstone, ISSN 0266-6138, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Essen, Birgitta, Johnsdotter, Sara (2015) "Transnational surrogacy - reproductive rights for whom?" Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica;5, 449-450, Blackwell, ISSN 0001-6349, DOI [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Essén, Birgitta (2015) "Cultural change after migration : Circumcision of girls in Western migrant communities" Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology;, Elsevier, ISSN 1521-6934, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Arvidsson, Anna, Johnsdotter, Sara, Essen, Birgitta (2015) "Views of Swedish Commissioning Parents Relating to the Exploitation Discourse in Using Transnational Surrogacy" PLoS One;5, Public Library of Science, ISSN 1932-6203, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Johnsdotter, Sara (2015) "European Somali children dumped? : On families, parents, and children in a transnational context" European Journal of Social Work;1, 81-96, Routledge, ISSN 1369-1457, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Binder, Pauline, Johnsdotter, Sara, Essén, Birgitta (2013) "More than re-establishing the partner relationship : Intimate aftercare for Somali parents in diaspora" Midwifery;8, 863-870, Elsevier, ISSN 0266-6138, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Binder, Pauline, Johnsdotter, Sara, Essén, Birgitta (2012) "Shared Language Is Essential : Communication in a Multiethnic Obstetric Care Setting" Journal of Health Communication: International Perspectives;10, 1171-1186, Taylor & Francis, DOI [länk],

    Binder, Pauline, Johnsdotter, Sara, Essén, Birgitta (2012) "Conceptualising the prevention of adverse obstetric outcomes among immigrants using the `three delays` framework in a high-income context" Social Science and Medicine;11, 2028-2036, Elsevier, ISSN 0277-9536, DOI [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara (2012) "Projected cultural histories of the cutting of female genitalia: A poor reflection as in a mirror" History and Anthropology;1, 91-114, Routledge, ISSN 0275-7206, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Ingvarsdotter, Karin, Johnsdotter, Sara, Östman, Margareta (2012) "Normal life crises and insanity : mental illness contextualised" European Journal of Social Work;3, 345-360, Taylor & Francis, ISSN 1369-1457, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Ingvarsdotter, Karin, Johnsdotter, Sara, Östman, Margareta (2012) "Lost in interpretation: The use of interpreters in research on mental ill health" International Journal of Social Psychiatry;1, 34-40, Sage, ISSN 1741-2854, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Abdulcadir, Jasmine, Ahmadu, Fuambai Sia, Catania, Lucrezia, Essén, Birgitta, Gruenbaum, Ellen, Johnsdotter, Sara, Johnson, Michelle C, Johnson-Agbakwu, Crista, Kratz, Corinne, Sulkin, Carlos Londono, McKinley, Michelle, Njambi, Wairimu, Rogers, Juliet, Shell-Duncan, Bettina, Shweder, Richard A, The Public Policy Advisory Network on Female Genital Surgeries in Africa (2012) "Seven Things to Know about Female Genital Surgeries in Africa" Hastings Center report;6, 19-27, Wiley, ISSN 1552-146X, DOI [länk],

    Essén, Birgitta, Binder, Pauline, Johnsdotter, Sara (2011) "An anthropological analysis of the perspectives of Somali women in the West and their obstetric care providers on caeserean birth" Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology;1, 821-8, ISSN 0167-482X, DOI [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Ingvarsdotter, Karin, Östman, Margareta, Carlbom, Aje (2011) "Koran reading and negotiation with jinn : strategies to deal with mental ill health among Swedish Somalis" Mental Health, Religion & Culture;8, 741-755, Routledge, ISSN 1367-4676, DOI [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara (2011) ""The flow of her cum": On a recent semantic shift in an erotic word" Sexuality & Culture;2, 179-194, Springer, ISSN 1095-5143, DOI [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Essén, Birgitta (2010) "Genitals and ethnicity: the politics of genital modifications" Reproductive Health Matters;35, 29-37, ISSN 0968-8080, DOI [länk],

    Essén, Birgitta, Blomkvist, Anna, Helström, Lotti, Johnsdotter, Sara (2010) "The experience and responses of Swedish health professionals to patients requesting virginity restoration (hymen repair)" Reproductive Health Matters;35, 38-46, ISSN 0968-8080, DOI [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Moussa, Kontie, Carlbom, Aje, Aregai, Rishan, Essén, Birgitta (2009) ""Never My Daughters": A Qualitative Study Regarding Attitude Change Toward Female Genital Cutting Among Ethiopian and Eritrean Families in Sweden" Health Care for Women International, 114-133, ISSN 0739-9332, DOI [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara (2008) "Popular notions of FGC in Sweden: The case of Ali Elmi" Finnish Journal of Ethnicity and Migration;2, 74-82, ISSN 1796-6582, (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Essén, Birgitta (2007) "Förhöjd förekomst av akuta kejsarsnitt bland kvinnor med bakgrund i Somalia: Patientens eller vårdens ansvar?" Tidskrift for Forskning i Sygdom og Samfund;7, 17-31,

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Leye, Els, Deblonde, Jessika, García Añon, José, Kwateng-Kluvitse, Adwoa, Weil-Curiel, Linda, Temmerman, Marlene (2007) "An analysis of the implementation of laws with regard to female genital mutilation in Europe" Crime, Law and Social Change;1, 1-31,

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Elebro, Karin, Rööst, Mattias, Moussa, Kontie, Essén, Birgitta (2007) "Misclassified maternal deaths among East African immigrants in Sweden" Reproductive Health Matters;30, 153-162, DOI [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Tamaddon, Leila, Liljestrand, Jerker, Essén, Birgitta (2006) "Swedish health care providers` experiences and knowledge of female genital cutting" Health Care for Women International;8, 1-14, DOI [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Essén, Birgitta (2005) "It is only a tradition: making sense of Swedish Somalis` narratives of female circumcision and avoiding submission to hegemonic political discourse" Critical Social Policy;4, 577-589, Critical Social Policy Ltd, ISSN 0261-0183,

    Scientific Journal Articles
    Johnsdotter, Sara, Eriksson, Håkan (2013) "Commentary : Integrating social aspects into biomedicine" Journal of Modern Medicinal Chemistry;1, 61-63, Synergy Publishers, ISSN 2308-8044, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Johnsdotter, Sara (2013) "Discourses on sexual pleasure after genital modifications: the fallacy of genital determinism (a response to J. Steven Svoboda)" Global Discourse;2, 256-265, Routledge, ISSN 2326-9995, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Articles
    Johnsdotter, Sara, Essén, Birgitta (2006) "Nyvunnen kunskap i klinisk praxis: Kultursensitiv specialistmottagning erbjuds inom kvinnosjukvården" Socialmedicinsk Tidskrift;3, 193-199,

    Monographs
    Larsson, Mariah, Johnsdotter, Sara (red./ed.) | (2015) Sexual Fantasies : At the Convergence of the Cultural and the Individual. Peter Lang Academic Research, 222, ISBN 978-3-631-64940-4,

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Carlbom, Aje (red./ed.) | (2010) Goda sanningar? : Debattklimatet och den kritiska forskningens villkor. Nordic Academic Press, 224 s, ISBN 978-91-85509-51-5,

    Johnsdotter, Sara (2008) Ali och den svenska rättvisan: Det första könsstympningsmålet. Malmö: Egalité, 176, ISSN 978-91-976577-3-0,

    Chapters in Monographs
    Whelehan, Patricia, Bolin, Anne (red./ed.) | Johnsdotter, Sara (2015) Female circumcision. Wiley, 427-500, ISBN 978-1-4051-9006-0, DOI [länk],

    Larsson, Mariah, Johnsdotter, Sara (red./ed.) | Johnsdotter, Sara (2015) Written fantasies : language-induced sexual excitement. Peter Lang Academic Research, 37-55, ISBN 978-3-631-64940-4,

    Johnson, Matthew, O`Branski, Megan (red./ed.) | Johnsdotter, Sara (2014) Discourses on sexual pleasure after genital modifications : the fallacy of genital determinism (a response to J. Steven Svoboda).. Routledge, ISBN 9780415735445,

    Johnsdotter, Sara (2010) Kvinnlig omskärelse: En påstått utbredd men dold praktik i Sverige. Nordic Academic Press, s 183-204, ISBN 978-91-8550-951-5,

    Ross, Jeffrey Ian (red./ed.) | Johnsdotter, Sara (2010) Female circumcision – violence in the name of religion?. M.E. Sharpe Publisher, p 163-168, ISBN 9780765620484,

    Östman, Margareta (red./ed.) | Johnsdotter, Sara (2008) Kulturella aspekter av psykisk ohälsa. Malmö högskola, 123-164, ISSN 978-91-7104-213-2/1650-2337,

    Olsson, Erik (red./ed.) | Johnsdotter, Sara (2007) "Släktträdet är långt": Somaliska familjer och de nationella regelverken. Boréa, 115-136,

    Hernlund, Ylva, Shell-Duncan, Bettina (red./ed.) | Johnsdotter, Sara (2007) Persistence of tradition or reassessment of cultural practices in exile? Discourses on female circumcision among and about Swedish Somalis. Rutgers,

    Eastmond, Marita, Åkesson, Lisa (red./ed.) | Johnsdotter, Sara (2007) Dumpning av svensksomaliska barn? Om familjer, föräldrar och barn i en transnationell kontext. Gidlunds, ISBN 978-91-7844-743-5,

    Conference Contributions
    Johnsdotter, Sara (2006) "Swedish Somali Children Dumped? On Families, Parents, and Children in a Transnational Context" (peer-review paper)

    Reports
    Johnsdotter, Sara, Larsson, Camilla (2015) Sexuell hälsorådgivning i en mångkulturell kontext : röster från unga svensksomaliska kvinnor. Malmö högskola, Hälsa och samhälle, 100, ISBN 9789171046529, 9789171046536, ISSN 1650-2337, (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Mestre i Mestre, Ruth M. (2015) Female genital mutilation in Europe : An analysis of court cases. European Commission - Directorate-General for Justice, 52, ISBN 978-92-79-54897-0, DOI [länk], URL [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Wrangel, Claes (red./ed.) | Johnsdotter, Sara, Essén, Birgitta (2011) Kvinnlig omskärelse/könsstympning i Sverige : en kunskaps- och forskningsöversikt. Nationellt centrum för kvinnofrid, NCK, 85, ISSN 1654-7195, URL [länk],

    Johnsdotter, Sara (2010) Somaliska föreningar som överbryggare : En uppföljning av 28 svensksomaliska projekt som fått stöd av Allmänna arvsfonden.. Allmänna arvsfonden, 71 s, (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Johnsdotter, Sara (2009) Discrimination of Certain Ethnical Groups? Ethical Aspects of Implementing FGM Legislation in Sweden. Faculty of Health and Society, 64, ISBN 978-91-7104-226-2, ISSN 1650-2337, (PDF document) (application/pdf)

    Johnsdotter, Sara, Aregai, Rishan, Carlbom, Aje, Moussa, Kontie, Essén, Birgitta (2005) "Aldrig mina döttrar" : en studie om attityder till kvinnlig omskärelse bland etiopier och eritreaner i Sverige.. Stockholm : Rädda Barnen, 127, ISBN 91-7321-161-3,

    Other publishing
    Essén, Birgitta, Binder, Pauline, Johnsdotter, Sara (2012) "Not too far to walk but too far for reciprocity : Maternal mortality in a migration context using the `three delays` framework" 79-80, Wiley, ISSN 1600-0412, Other Abstract 42, Poster position PoOb 65, DOI [länk], (PDF document) (application/pdf)
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SARA JOHNSDOTTER
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Malmö högskola
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