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Understanding News Sharing Across Social Media - Detailing distribution on Facebook and Twitter
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2017)
News sharing across different social media platforms is increasingly impacting on our news habits. However, we know very little about what makes news popular in these settings. The current paper details what types of news ...
Types of social capital resources and self-rated health among the Norwegian adult population
(BioMed Central, 2010-03-17)
Background: Social inequalities in health are large in Norway. In part, these inequalities may stem from differences in access to supportive social networks - since occupying disadvantaged positions in affluent societies ...
Autonomous Journalists and Anonymous Politicians? Norwegian Media Coverage of then NSA and the "Snowden Affair"
The NSA/Snowden revelations represent a case for studying the degree of journalistic autonomy versus the political field, in a situation where national and international security is at stake. In an era of rapid digital ...
Digitization and Editorial Change in Online Media. Findings from a Norwegian Research Project
(Nordic Information Centre for Media and Communication Research (Nordicom), 2010)
The information practices of business PhD students
Purpose – The purpose of this paper was to investigate how PhD students discover, choose and use information and literature for their research. Design/methodology/approach – Eight PhD students at the Norwegian Business ...
Social pedagogy in a professional Norwegian child welfare context
This article is on the issue of social pedagogy in a professional Norwegian child welfare context. Gerd Hagen’s analysis and argumentation on child welfare is a point of departure. In a too wide understanding of child ...
Child Protective Services and Family Cultures: A Comparative Study of Norway and France
(Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus, 2016)
The overall aim of this doctoral dissertation was to gain insight into the child protective services of two countries, Norway and France, and use this knowledge to put into perspective existing laws and practices in these ...
Local studies collections, librarians and the Norwegian local history wiki
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to discuss the relevance of local studies collections and contributions from local studies librarians to a Norwegian local history wiki. Design/methodology/approach – The paper will ...
Immigrant Healthcare Assistants in Norwegian Elderly Care: Roles and Experiences in the Land of Equality
(OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University, 2019)
This dissertation draws attention to ‘unskilled’ immigrant health care assistants in Norwegian elderly care. Their everyday experiences and reflections on their role in the workplace are explored through an ethnographic ...
Digital Preservation in Norway’s Record Keeping and Archiving Traditions : an exploration of authenticity practices using mixed methods research
(Høgskolen i Oslo. Avdeling for journalistikk, bibliotek- og informasjonsvitenskapUniversitetet i TallinnUniversitetet i Parma, 2010)
This work is a study of the current authenticity practices of records in Norway. The study is limited to public administration records at municipality level, specifically municipality and city archives. Norway has a well ...