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    • A Tale of Two Autonomies 

      Rønningstad, Chris (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Despite comprehensive theoretical discussions on the nuances of autonomy, research tends to treat autonomy as a unidimensional concept. In contrast, this study of Norwegian welfare professionals presents empirical support ...
    • Academic Librarians in Data Information Literacy Instruction: A Case Study in Meteorology 

      Frank, Emily P.; Pharo, Nils (College & Research Libraries;77(4), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-07)
      E-science has reshaped meteorology due to the rate data is generated, collected, analyzed, and stored and brought data skills to a new prominence. Data information literacy—the skills needed to understand, use, manage, ...
    • Access over ownership: meeting facilities in Lyngby-Taarbæk Knowledge City 

      Nielsen, Susanne Balslev; Brinkø, Rikke (Facilities;Volume 36, Issue 1/2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Purpose: This study investigates the attitude towards shared space in an urban context with a particular focus on meeting facilities. The Lyngby-Taarbæk City of Knowledge is used as case, as this organisation has a vision ...
    • Activism as political action in Uganda: The role of social media 

      Selnes, Florence Namasinga; Orgeret, Kristin Skare (Journal of African Media Studies;Volume 12, Number 3, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-09-01)
      The article discusses political activism in Uganda and the role of social media. It focuses on two specific cases, the 2011 ‘Walk-to-Work’ and the 2017 ‘Pads4Girls’ campaigns in order to contribute to better understanding ...
    • ‘Add Twitter and Stir’: The Use of Twitter by Public Authorities in Norway and UK during the 2014-15 Ebola outbreak 

      McInnes, Colin John; Hornmoen, Harald (Observatorio (OBS*);Vol 12, No 2 (2018), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      This article examines how Norwegian and UK health authorities used social media, and especially Twitter, during the 2014-15 Ebola outbreak. The microblogging service has been regarded as a promising medium for crisis ...
    • Additive or Multiplicative Disadvantage? The Scarring Effects of Unemployment for Ethnic Minorities 

      Birkelund, Gunn Elisabeth; Heggebø, Kristian; Rogstad, Jon (European Sociological Review;Volume 33, Issue 1, February 2017, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-06-25)
      Previous research has documented that unemployed job applicants have problems re-entering the labor market, commonly referred to as scarring effects of unemployment. Studies have also documented ethnic discrimination ...
    • Afghan journalists in a balancing act: Coping with deteriorating safety 

      Eide, Elisabeth; Khalvatgar, Abdul Mujeeb; Shirzad, Hasina (Conflict and Communication Online;Vol. 18, No. 1, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Afghan journalists have been experiencing a deteriorating situation, due to a multitude of threats. They operate in a situation of low popular literacy, as well as low media literacy. Threats from Taliban and other insurgents ...
    • After the 22 July Terror in Norway. Media Debates on Freedom of Expression and Multiculturalism 

      Eide, Elisabeth; Kjølstad, Maria; Naper, Anja Aaheim (Nordic Journal of Migration Research;3(4), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013-12)
      This article analyses the mainstream press coverage of the terror in Norway post 22.07.2011 and discusses how and in what context the concepts of freedom of expression and multiculturalism occur. The aim has been to map ...
    • (Against a) Theory of Audience Engagement 

      Steensen, Steen; Ferrer Conill, Raul; Peters, Chris (Journalism Studies;Volume 21, 2020 - Issue 12, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-07-07)
      Audience engagement has become a key concept in contemporary discussions on how news companies relate to the public and create sustainable business models. These discussions are irrevocably tied to practices of monitoring, ...
    • Age of marriage and women's political engagement: Evidence from India 

      Jensenius, Francesca Refsum; Carpena, Fenella (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Although decades have passed since most women in the democratic world gained the right to vote and run for election, a large gender gap in political participation persists, particularly in developing countries. This short ...
    • Age of marriage and women's political engagement: Evidence from India 

      Jensenius, Francesca Refsum; Carpena, Fenella (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Although decades have passed since most women in the democratic world gained the right to vote and run for election, a large gender gap in political participation persists, particularly in developing countries. This short ...
    • Agentbasert modellering : en del av samfunnsvitenskapenes verktøykasse 

      Tufte, Per Arne; Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde; Birkelund, Gunn Elisabeth (Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning;51 (3), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010)
      Agentbasert modellering – en del av samfunnsvitenskapenes verktøykasse I denne artikkelen introduserer vi agentbaserte modeller og gir eksempler på hvordan slike modeller har vært brukt i analyser av sosiale fenomener. ...
    • Air pollution reduction during China's 11th Five-Year Plan period—local implementation and achievements in Shanxi province 

      Zhang, Daisheng; Aunan, Kristin; Seip, Hans Martin; Larssen, Thorjørn; Vennemo, Haakon; Larssen, Steinar; Feng, Liulei; Wu, Caixia; Xie, Ruikai (Environmental Development;4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-10)
      Facing the increasing environmental degradation locally and globally, the Chinese government set mandatory goals of 10% reduction of SO2 emission in its 11th Five-Year Plan period (FYP, 2006–2010). In this paper we use ...
    • Aktivering av nasjonens historie: Nasjonalbiblioteket i offentligheten 

      Larsen, Håkon (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    • Aktivisering av unge sosialhjelpsmottakere - forutsetninger for overgang til arbeid 

      Kane, Aina Aune; Köhler-Olsen, Julia; Reedtz, Charlotte (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Young people on social benefits have a variety of complex challenges such as health and social problems, school dropout, immigration and previous child protection measures. This puts them at higher risk of being marginalized ...
    • Aktivitetsfaget i barnevernspedagogutdanningen – i et nytteperspektiv 

      Fuglestad, Svein; Grønning, Elisabeth; Storø, Jan (Tidsskriftet Norges barnevern;Vol 96, nr 1-2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Aktivitetsfaget er sentralt i barnevernspedagogutdanningen. Faget har imidlertid ikke vært gjenstand for forskning og er i liten grad beskrevet i faglitteraturen. I denne artikkelen gjengir vi funnene fra en undersøkelse ...
    • Aktivitetsplikt for sosialhjelpsmottakere - har lovgiveren funnet opp hjulet på nytt? 

      Kane, Aina Aune; Köhler-Olsen, Julia (Tidsskrift for erstatningsrett, forsikringsrett og trygderett; 4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015-04)
      Regjeringens begrunnelse for lovendringen som medfører at det skal stilles vilkår om aktivitet ved tildeling av økonomisk sosialhjelp, er at en slik aktivitetsplikt anses som den beste måten å bistå søkerne med overgang ...
    • Albania vs. Norway - FM at two university hospitals 

      Boge, Knut; Aliaj, Anjola (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Purpose – Given the premise of de facto universal standards for FM, this paper aims to investigate development of facilities management (FM) at an Albanian and a Norwegian university hospital through examination of two ...
    • Alignment of strategy and structure in local government 

      Jacobsen, Dag Ingvar; Johnsen, Åge (Public Money and Management;Volume 40, 2020 - Issue 4: Theme: Strategic planning that works—evidence from the European public sector, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-01-22)
      Strategic positioning and structural alignment in the public sector is a neglected area of research. This paper analyses the strategic positions of prospectors, defenders and reactors and structural alignment in Norwegian ...
    • All Part of the Job? The contribution of the Psychosocial and Physical Work Environment to Health Inequalities in Europe and the European Health Divide 

      Toch-Marquardt, Marlen; Bambra, Clare; Lunau, Thorsten; van Der Wel, Kjetil A.; Witvliet, Margot I.; Dragano, Nico; Eikemo, Terje Andreas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      This study is the first to examine the contribution of both psychosocial and physical risk factors to occupational inequalities in self-assessed health in Europe. Data from 27 countries were obtained from the 2010 European ...