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Elias Andersson

Elias Andersson

Selected publications


Doing gender (in) equality in Swedish family farming: gendered labour and resources in agrarian change


Scientific publications

Johansson, K., Andersson, E. & Johansson, M. (2021) Restructuring masculinities and reshaping inequalities: Negotiations of (gendered) sales work and relations in an industrial organization. Gender, Work & Organization.

Andersson, E. & Keskitalo, E.C.H. (2021) Constructing forest owner identities and governing decisions and relationships: The owner as distant consumer in Swedish forestry. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 64(11), pp. 1963-1984.

Andersson, E. & Johansson, K. (2020) Organizational learning in gender mainstreaming: openings and barriers for implementation and change. International Journal of Learning and Change.

Johansson, K., Andersson, E., Johansson, M. & Lidestav, G. (2020) Conditioned openings and restraints: The meaning‐making of women professionals breaking into the male‐dominated sector of forestry. Gender, Work and Organization, 27(11), pp. 927943.

Andersson, E., Keskitalo, E.C.H. & Westin, K. (2020) Managing place and distance: Restructuring sales and work relations to meet urbanisation-related challenges in Swedish forestry. Forest Policy and Economics, 118(9), pp. 102267.

Bergstén, S., Andersson, E. & Keskitalo, E.C.H. (2020) Same-same but different: Gendering forest ownership in Sweden. Forest Policy and Economics, 115(6), pp. 102162.


Edlund, B., Andersson, E., Nordfjell, T. & Lindroos O. (2019) Quad Bike Riders’ Attitudes toward and Use of Safety Technologies. Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health, 25(4), pp. 169-187.

Andersson, E. & Keskitalo, E.C.H. (2019) Service logics and strategies of Swedish forestry in the structural shifts of forest ownership: challenging the “old” and shaping the “new”, Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research, 34(6), pp. 508-520.

Johansson, K., Andersson, E., Johansson, M. & Lidestav, G. (2019) The Discursive Resistance of Men to Gender-equality Interventions: Negotiating “Unjustness” and “Unnecessity” in Swedish Forestry, Men and Masculinities, 22 (2), pp. 177-196.

Andersson, E., Johansson, M., Lidestav, G. & Lindberg, M. (2018) Constituting gender and gender equality through policy: The political of gender mainstreaming in the Swedish forest industry, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal, 37(8), pp.763-779.

Andersson, E., Keskitalo, E.C.H. & Bergstén, S. (2018) In the eye of the storm: adaptation logics of forest owners in management and planning in Swedish areas, Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research, 33(8), pp. 800-808.

Johansson, M., Johansson, K. & Andersson, E. (2018) #Metoo in the Swedish forest sector: testimonies from harassed women on sexualised forms of male control, Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 33(5), pp. 419-425.

Andersson, E. & Keskitalo, E.C.H. (2018) Adaptation to climate change? Why business-as-usual remains the logical choice in Swedish forestry, Global Environmental Change 48(1), pp. 76-85.

Andersson, E., Keskitalo, E.C.H. & Lawrence, A. (2017) Adaptation to climate change in forestry: A perspective on forest ownership and adaptation responses, Forests 8(12), pp. 493-511.

Andersson, E. (2017) Managing Flexibility and Expectations: Gendered Experiences of Spatial-temporal Relations in Swedish Family-based Dairy Farming, International Journal of Sociology of Agriculture and Food 23(2), pp. 77–97.

Keskitalo, E. C. H. & Andersson, E. (2017) Why Organization May Be the Primary Limitation to Implementing Sustainability at the Local Level: Examples from Swedish Case Studies, Resources 6(1), pp. 13-28.

Andersson, E. & Keskitalo, E. C. H. (2017) Technology use in Swedish reindeer husbandry through a social lens, Polar Geography 40(1 ), pp. 19-34.

Andersson, E. & Lundqvist, P. (2016) The gendered time in Swedish family farming: operationalise an agrarian typology using the Swedish Farm Accountancy Data Network, Journal of Family Business Management 6(3), pp. 310-329

Andersson, E. & Lidestav, G. (2016) Creating alternative spaces and articulating needs: Challenging gendered notions of forestry and forest ownership through women's networks, Forest Policey and Economics 67(Jun), 38-44.

Andersson, E. & Lundqvist, P. (2014) Gendered Agricultural Space and Safety: Towards Embodied, Situated Knowledge, Journal of Agromedicine 19(3), 303-315.

Andersson, E. & Lidestav, G. (2014) Gendered resource access and utilisation in Swedish family farming, Land 3(1), 188-203.


Popular scientific publications

Den öppna skogen: kön, genus och jämställdhet i skogssektorn (2019) red. Andersson, E. Umeå: Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet

Den öppna skogen: kön, genus och jämställdhet i skogssektorn (2015) red. Andersson, E. Umeå: Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet

Andersson, E. & Lundqvist, P. (2013) Lantbrukets arbetsmiljö ur ett genusperspektiv

Andersson, E. (2010) Ett hästjobb för Kommunal. Svenska Kommunal-arbetareförbundet, Stockholm



Andersson, E. & Lidestav, G. (2015) Jämställdhet som branschgemensam strategi i skogsbrukssektorn. Umeå: Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.

Lidestav, G. & Andersson, E. (2011) Fokusgruppsanalyser av kvinnliga skogliga nätverk. Institutionen för skoglig resurshushållning, Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet, Umeå.

Andersson, E. (2011) Essay on gender in family farming and its implication on gender equality. Institutionen för skoglig resurshushållning, Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet, Umeå.

Lidestav, G., Andersson, E., Berg Lejon, S. & Johansson, K. (2011) Jämställt arbetsliv i skogssektorn - underlag för åtgärder. Institutionen för skoglig resurshushållning, Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet, Umeå.



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IFURO Working Group on Gender and forestry (6.08.00), Coordinator

IUFRO Task Force on Gender Equality in Forestry, Deputy coordinator


Popular Scientific Editor (in Swedish)


Associate Editor

Society & Natural Resources: An International Journal


Senior Lecturer at the Department of Forest Resource Management; Division of Forest Resource Analysis
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