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On the Diversity of India’s Democracies
Why Cotton as Linen? The Use of Wool in Beds in Norway
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2016-08-22)
Cotton is the “natural” Choice and the dominating material in bed linen and sleepwear in Norway as in many other European countries. Regulation of temperature and humidity are important for good sleep, but they are not ...
Relational aggression among boys: blind spots and hidden dramas
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2016-08-03)
Although boys too are involved in relational aggression, their experiences are overshadowed by the focus on relational aggression among girls. This paradox mirrors the empirical puzzle that forms the starting point for ...
Individual and organizational well-being when workplace conflicts are on the agenda. A mixed methods study
(Roskilde Universitet, 2016-03)
Previous studies have shown that direct involvement in workplace conflicts may have a significant impact on individual well-being. We used survey and interview data from a large nongovernmental organization (NGO) to ...
Ungdom og straff på 2000-tallet - nye praksiser, kjente dilemmaer
(Novus Forlag, 2016)
Spørsmålet om hvordan vi skal møte ungdom som begår kriminalitet, har blitt diskutert gjennom historien. Siden tusenårsskiftet har myndighetene igjen rettet spesiell oppmerksomhet mot barn og straff. Det er innført nye ...
Integrated assessment of emerging science and technologies as creating learning processes among assessment communities
Emerging science and technologies are often characterised by complexity, uncertainty and controversy. Regulation and governance of such scientific and technological developments needs to build on knowledge and evidence ...
Den norske velferdsstaten: En sosial investeringsstat?
Befolkningsaldring, globalisering og økonomisk omstilling har endret premissene for velferdsstaten. «Sosiale investeringer» står høyt på den europeiske dagsordenen som et mulig svar på disse utfordringene. Perspektivet har ...
Understanding the increase in parents’ involvement in organized youth sports
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2016-02-18)
As part of an ethnographic study on young people and learning (the knowledge in motion across contexts of learning project, set in Norway), we interviewed a diverse sample of parents of young teenagers, many of whom ...
Applicability of IPS Principles to Job Inclusion of Vulnerable Youth
(IOS Press, 2016)
BACKGROUND: Researchers and others are worried about the marginalization of vulnerable youth who drop out of school and have difficulties finding and keeping a job. Supported Employment (SE) approaches have shown good ...
Foreign Affairs and Federal Actors in the Indian Democracy
India is an emerging power. Its economic clout has increased substantially and on a more or less even pace since the late 1990s, partly as the consequence of this economic growth and partly as a prerequisite for it, India ...