Recent Submissions

  • Visualising immigrant fertility profiles of childbearing and their implications for migration research 

    Tønnessen, Marianne; Wilson, Ben (Journal of International Migration and Integration;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-07-14)
    Different measures of fertility have strengths and limitations when used to describe the fertility of immigrants, and no single measure captures every aspect of this complex phenomenon. This paper introduces a novel visual ...
  • Demographic Profile of Syrians in Norway 

    Tønnessen, Marianne; Dzamarija, Minja Tea; Drahus, Kristin M. (European Studies of Population; Volume 20, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2020-01-15)
    The number and composition of Syrians in Norway changed dramatically from 2011 to 2018. Most notably, the size of the Syrian immigrant population increased from less than 1500 to 27,400 – more than an 18-fold growth. The ...
  • Unmet need for mental health medication within the migrant population of Northern Ireland: a record linkage study 

    Patel, Kishan; Bosqui, Tania; Kouvonen, Anne; Donnelly, Michael; Väänänen, Ari; Bell, Justyna; O’Reilly, Dermot (Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health;Volume 75, Issue 3, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-10-31)
    Background: Migrant populations are particularly at risk of not receiving the care for mental ill-health that they require for a range of reasons, including language and other barriers to health service access. This record ...
  • Effectiveness of Combining Compensatory Cognitive Training and Vocational Intervention vs. Treatment as Usual on Return to Work Following Mild-to-Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury: Interim Analysis at 3 and 6 Month Follow-Up 

    Howe, Emilie; Fure, Silje Christine Reistad; Løvstad, Marianne; Enehaug, Heidi; Sagstad, Kjersti; Hellstrøm, Torgeir; Brunborg, Cathrine; Røe, Cecilie; Nordenmark, Tonje Haug; Søberg, Helene L.; Twamley, Elizabeth W.; Lu, Juan; Andelic, Nada (Frontiers in Neurology;Volume 11 | Article 561400, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-11-10)
    Aims: Knowledge regarding the most effective return to work (RTW) approaches after traumatic brain injury (TBI) is lacking. This trial aimed to compare the effectiveness of a combined cognitive and vocational intervention ...
  • What Affects Garment Lifespans? International Clothing Practices Based on a Wardrobe Survey in China, Germany, Japan, the UK, and the USA 

    Laitala, Kirsi; Klepp, Ingun Grimstad (Sustainability;Volume 12, Issue 21, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-11-03)
    Increasing the length of clothing lifespans is crucial for reducing the total environmental impacts. This article discusses which factors contribute to the length of garment lifespans by studying how long garments are used, ...
  • Laundry Care Regimes: Do the Practices of Keeping Clothes Clean Have Different Environmental Impacts Based on the Fibre Content? 

    Laitala, Kirsi; Klepp, Ingun Grimstad; Kettlewell, Roy; Wiedemann, Stephen (Sustainability;Volume 12, Issue 18, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-09-12)
    Clothing maintenance is necessary for keeping clothing and textiles functional and socially acceptable, but it has environmental consequences due to the use of energy, water and chemicals. This article discusses whether ...
  • Wean off green: On the (in)effectiveness of biospheric appeals for consumption curtailment 

    Herziger, Atar; Berkessel, Jana; Steinnes, Kamilla Knutsen (Journal of Environmental Psychology;Volume 69, 101415, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-04-11)
    Ecologically-friendly lifestyles such as Minimalism—living with less—are gaining attention in popular media outlets. However, it is unclear whether ecological concern is driving the popularity of these lifestyles, and how ...
  • Lydhør identitetsstøtte i samtaler med personer med demens. En studie av intervjuer i en femårig narrativ forløpsstudie. 

    Thorsen, Kirsten; Johannessen, Aud (Nordisk tidsskrift for helseforskning;Årg 16, Nr 2 (2020), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-12-18)
    A narrative longitudinal study depends on trust and a positive relationship between the interviewer and the participant to encourage the participant’s continued participation. In reported studies, the methodological part ...
  • 'Å holde hverdagslivet sammen'. Hjem, familie og tilhørighet blant etterkommere av innvandrere fra India og Pakistan 

    Aarset, Monica Five (Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift;Årgang 31, nr. 1–2-2020, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-03-23)
    Med utgangspunkt i Gullestads analyser av hjem, hverdagsliv og de store samfunnstransformasjoner fra 1970-tallet og fremover, diskuterer denne artikkelen forståelser og praksiser knyttet til hjem, familie og hverdagsliv ...
  • Kva er arbeid - Eigentleg? Cato Wadel og Sysselsettingsutvalet 

    Heggebø, Kristian (Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning;Årgang 61, nr. 1-2020, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-02-04)
    I 1977 blei «Hva er arbeid? Noen refleksjoner om arbeid som aktivitet og begrep» publisert i volum 18 av Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning. Artikkelen er ført i pennen av sosialantropologen Cato Wadel (f. 1936), og det er ...
  • Childlessness and Psychological Well-Being in Midlife and Old Age 

    Hansen, Thomas (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2020-12-22)
    This entry reviews the literature on the relationship between parental status and psychological well-being in middle and old age. Psychological well-being is defined broadly, in order to capture the complexity of the costs ...
  • Innledning – europeisk venstreside mellom krise og fornyelse 

    Braathen, Einar (Vardøger;Volum 38, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Dette nummeret av Vardøger inneholder ulike bidrag til forståelsen av europeisk venstreside og den utvikling den er inne i. Nummeret analyserer og drøfter venstresidens utfordringer. Det er grunnlag for å si at venstresiden ...
  • Clarifying ultra-realism: A response to Wood et al. 

    Raymen, Thomas; Kuldova, Tereza Østbø (Continental Thought & Theory: A Journal of Intellectual Freedom;Volume 3 | Issue 2: Thinking Sin, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Ongoing critique and reconstruction are integral to all academic disciplines. The absence of informed critique and continuous adherence to dominant theoretical models leads our disciplines to ossify and stagnate. However, ...
  • Kinship in International Relations: Introduction and framework 

    Neumann, Iver; Haugevik, Kristin M.; Lie, Jon Harald Sande (New International Relations;Kinship in International Relations, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2018-08-31)
    This chapter identifies and discusses some of the ways in which kinship may be of use to IR scholars. The chapter offers examples of how kinship relations have manifested themselves historically in international relations, ...
  • Discrepancies in school staff’s awareness of bullying: A Nordic comparison 

    Eriksen, Ingunn Marie; Huang, Lihong (Nordic Journal of Comparative and International Education;Vol. 3 No. 1 (2019): Special Issue: ICCS 2016 Teachers' Perspectives on Civic and Citizenship Education, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-06-24)
    Bullying is a severe problem for school students in many education systems. We know that the role of principals and teachers is vital for detecting and following up on bullying, and for implementing appropriate measures. ...
  • The Social Sustainable City: How to Involve Children in Designing and Planning for Urban Childhoods? 

    Hanssen, Gro Sandkjær (Urban Planning;Volume 4, Issue 1 (2019): The Transformative Power of Urban Planning through Social Innovation, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-01-24)
    In many countries, cities are expected to stimulate compact city development by the government, while at the same time develop healthier and more social sustainable cities. In Norway, national policy and planning regulation ...
  • Et voksende prekariat? Langvarige tilknytninger til arbeidslivet blant kjernegruppene i arbeidsmarkedet 

    Elstad, Jon Ivar; Heggebø, Kristian (Søkelys på arbeidslivet;Årgang 36, nr. 3-2019, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-08-30)
    Artikkelen bruker registerdata for å analysere fordelingen av fem typer langvarige arbeidstilknytninger blant voksne alder ca. 30–55 år. Andelen som kontinuerlig hadde mer enn 3,5G i årlig arbeidsinntekt, økte fra 51 ...
  • Rekkefølgeeffekter i spørreundersøkelser blant ungdom. Resultater fra et split-ballot-eksperiment 

    Bakken, Anders; Andersen, Patrick Lie; Frøyland, Lars Roar; Abebe, Dawit Shawel (Norsk sosiologisk tidsskrift;Årgang 3, nr. 1-2019, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-02-01)
    Et viktig spørsmål i metodelitteraturen er om svaralternativenes rekkefølge har betydning for hva respondentene svarer i spørreskjemaundersøkelser. Imidlertid pekes det på at svarrekkefølgeeffekter ikke er godt nok forstått, ...
  • Non-reporting of sexual violence as action: acts, selves, futures in the making 

    Hansen, Maria; Skilbrei, May-Len; Stefansen, Kari (Nordic Journal of Criminology;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-12-29)
    Individual, cultural and structural barriers exist in reporting rape to the police. Our study’s context is Norway, where reporting is more accepted than before and is even encouraged. Still, few who experience rape report ...
  • Ekskluderende maskulinitetskulturer i en mannsbastion: Belyst gjennom et norsk politidistrikt. 

    Ellingsen, Dag; Lilleaas, Ulla-Britt (Søkelys på arbeidslivet;Årgang 37, nr. 4-2020, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-12-08)
    Norsk politi har kjønnsbalanse i utdanningen. Andelen kvinner i politistillinger har passert 30 prosent. I den skarpe enden av den operative virksomheten er kvinneandelen rundt 10 prosent. I en casestudie i et politidistrikt ...

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