Publications

Journal articles and book chapters

Tønnessen-Krokan, Morten & Houge, Anette B. (2021). Complex emergencies: Overcoming barriers to health care. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health [Peer reviewed commentary article] (online first).

Lønning, Moa N., Houge, Anette B., Laupstad, Inga & Aasnes, Ann E. (2021). A random system:’ The organisation and practice of torture rehabilitation services in Norway. Journal on Rehabilitation of Torture Victims and Prevention of Torture 30(3): 84-100.

Houge, Anette B. (2020). Imageries of self: Guilty plea statements in sexual violence cases at the ICTY. International Criminal Justice Review. Online first.

Houge, Anette B. (2019). Narrative expressivism: A criminological approach to the expressive function of international criminal justice. Criminology and criminal justice 19(3).

Houge, Anette B. (2019). Explaining (away) individual agency at the ICTY, in M. Aksenova, E. van Sliedregt & S. Parmentier (eds.) Criminology of Mass Atrocities: From Doctrine to Practice. Oxford, Hart publishing.

Houge, Anette B. & Skjelsbæk, Inger (2018). Securitising sexual violence: transitions from war to peace. Book chapter in S. Walklate, J. McCulloch, K. Fitz-Gibbon, & J. Maher (eds.) Intimate Partner Violence, Risk and Security: Securing Women’s Lives in a Global World. London, Routledge.

Houge, Anette B. & Lohne, Kjersti (2017) End impunity! Reducing conflict-related sexual violence to a problem of law. Law and Society Review 51(4).

Houge, Anette B. (2016). Re-Presentations of Defendant Perpetrators in Sexual War Violence Cases Before International and Military Criminal Courts. British Journal of Criminology  56(3): 419- 437. (Featured article/Editor’s choice of issue).

Houge, Anette B.(2016). “He seems to come out as a personally cruel person”. Perpetrator re-presentations in direct murder cases at the ICTY, in K. Fitz-Gibbon & S. Walklate (eds.) Murder, Gender and Responsibility: International Perspectives. London, Routledge.

Houge, Anette B. (2015). Sexualized war violence. Knowledge production and knowledge gaps. Aggression and violent behavior 25(A): 79-87.

Houge, Anette B. (2015). Conflict-related sexual violence, in K. Ericsson (ed.) Women in War. London, Ashgate.

Houge, Anette B., Kjersti Lohne & May-Len Skilbrei (2015). Gender and crime revisited: criminological gender research on international and transnational crime and crime control. Journal of Scandinavian Studies in Criminology and Crime Prevention 16(2): 160-174.

Houge, Anette B., Kjersti Lohne & May-Len Skilbrei (2014). Kriminologisk kjønnsforskning mellom Norge og verden [International criminological gender research], in L. Finstad & H. M. Lomell (eds.) Motmæle [Countered]. Oslo, Unipub.

Houge, Anette B. (2014). Sexualized war violence. Subversive victims, ignored perpetrators, in N. Jon, I. Lander & S. Ravn (eds.) Men, masculinities and the criminological field. A Nordic anthology. London, Ashgate.

Houge, Anette B. (2009). Seksualisert krigsvold i Bosnia og Hercegovina: kjønn, etnisitet og seksualitet [Sexualized war violence during the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina: gender, ethnicity and sexuality]. Sosiologi i dag 39(2): 23-42.

Houge, Anette B. (2008). Subversive Victims? The (non)reporting of sexual violence against male victims during the war in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Nordicom Review 29(1): 63-78.

  • Note: Reprinted as closing chapter in Rune Ottosen and Berit von der Lippe (eds, 2017), Gendering war and peace reporting. Some insights – some missing links. Gothenburg, Nordicom.
PhD Thesis

Houge, Anette B. (2017). “Thugs” on Trial. Narrating Conflict-Related Sexual Violence in and for International Criminal Justice. Oslo, University of Oslo (ISSN 1890-2375/No. 113).

Reports and policy briefs

Norwegian Red Cross (2020). The Last Mile. Oslo, Norwegian Red Cross. (Editor)

Norwegian Red Cross (2020). Torturert og glemt? Identifisering og rehabilitering av torturutsatte i Norge. Oslo, Norwegian Red Cross. (Editor with Karin F. Afeef)

Norwegian Red Cross (2019). Overlapping vulnerabilities: The impacts of climate change on humanitarian needs. Oslo, Norwegian Red Cross. (Editor).

Houge, Anette B. (2018). Preventing Sexual Violence in War: Is fighting impunity the only game in town? Report for the Missing Peace Initiative. PRIO Report.

Houge, Anette B. (2015). Atrocity crimes research from a Nordic criminological perspective (key note lecture), in A. Storgaard (ed.) NSfKs 57. Forskerseminar. Hvad er lov – hvad bør blive lov? Kriminalisering og regulering i de nordiske velfærdssamfund. Aarhus: Scandinavian Research Council for Criminology.

Houge, Anette B. (2009). Sexual war violence: From reactive to proactive measures. Policy brief, The Norwegian Peacebuilding Center.

Selected popular publications

Houge, Anette B. & Lohne, Kjersti (2021). Når offeret blir forbryter [When the victim becomes a perpetrator] Opinion piece in Klassekampen (Feb. 13).

Houge, Anette B. & Lønning, Moa N. (2021) A random system? How Norway (fails to) organize health services to rehabilitate torture survivors. Blog post at International Law Girls, https://ilg2.org/2021/02/10/a-random-system-how-norway-fails-to-rehabilitate-torture-survivors/ (Feb. 10).

Houge, Anette B. (2020) Imageries of Self: Guilty Plea Statements in Sexual Violence Cases at the ICTY. Blog post at International Law Grrls, https://ilg2.org/2020/12/28/imageries-of-self-guilty-plea-statements-in-sexual-violence-cases-at-the-icty/ (Dec. 28).

Lohne, Kjersti & Houge, Anette B. (2019) The Fight Against Impunity for Sexual Violence in Conflict: Penal Humanitarianism Par Excellence? Blog post at Border Criminologies, https://www.law.ox.ac.uk/research-subject-groups/centre-criminology/centreborder-criminologies/blog/2019/03/fight-against (March 14).

Houge, Anette B. (2018). The international criminal justice project through the lense of Narrative Expressivism. Blogpost at International Law Grrls, https://ilg2.org/2018/09/11/the-international-criminal-justice-project-through-the-lense-of-narrative-expressivism/ (Sept. 11).

Houge, Anette B. & Kjersti Lohne (2017). End impunity! Reducing conflict-related sexual violence to a problem of law. Blogpost at Law and Society Review Blog, http://lawandsocietyreview.blogspot.no/2017/11/end-impunity-reducing-conflict-related.html  (Nov. 27).

Houge, Anette B. & Kjersti Lohne (2016). Offer og overgriper i en og samme person [Victim and perpetrator]. OpEd. in Stavanger Aftenblad (Dec. 15).

Houge, Anette B. & Kjersti Lohne (2016). Brought up to be a war criminal. Blogpost at PRIO Blogs, http://blogs.prio.org/ (May 11)

Houge, Anette B. & Kjersti Lohne (2016). Full storm for internasjonal strafferett. [Full storm for international criminal justice] Op-ed at UiO:Kriminalpolitikk, http://www.jus.uio.no/ikrs/tjenester/kunnskap/kriminalpolitikk/aktuelt/full-storm.html (April 15).

Houge, Anette B. (2016). Defendant perpetrators and conflict-related sexual violence. Blogpost at IntLawGrrls, https://ilg2.org/2016/05/30/defendant-perpetrators-and-conflict-related-sexual-violence/ (May 30)

Houge, Anette B. (2010). Norske styrker til Kongo [Norwegian troops for Congo]. Commentary in Ny Tid (March 26).

Houge, Anette B.(2009).Risikofri krigsforbrytelse? [Risk-free war crime?]. Commentary in Norwegian daily Klassekampen (Oct. 22).

Houge, Anette B. (2008). Grov vold i nære relasjoner [Severe domestic violence]. MiRA-Magasinet 2008: 14-16.