Mirjam E. Sørli

CSCW Assistant / Researcher

Mirjam E. Sørli left PRIO in 2004. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.


Languages spoken:

Norwegian, English, French

Working experience:

01/2003-present: Information and Administrative Assistant (75%), Researcher (25%),
Centre for the Study of Civil War, PRIO
02/2001-12/2002: Research Assisstant, Conditions of War and Peace Program, PRIO
06/2000-12/2001: Editor, Middle East and North Africa, CountryWatch.com

09/1999-06/2000: Research Assistant, Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies, American University of Beirut, Lebanon


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The following publications are specific to the Centre for the Study of Civil War. A more complete list may be available at www.prio.org.

All Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Sørli, Mirjam E.; Nils Petter Gleditsch & Håvard Strand (2005) Why Is There So Much Conflict in the Middle East?, Journal of Conflict Resolution 49(1): 141–165.

Non-refereed Journal Article

Gleditsch, Nils Petter; Mirjam E. Sørli & Håvard Strand (2005) Hva er det med Midtøsten? [What is it about the Middle East], Babylon 3(2): 10–15.

Master Thesis

Sørli, Mirjam E. (2003) Resources, Regimes and Rebellion: Empirically Assessing the Causes of Civil War. MA thesis, Supervisors: Nils Petter Gleditsch, PRIO; Øystein Noreng, University of Oslo (defended in January, University of Oslo, Oslo.

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