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  • Narud, Hanne Marthe; Krogstad, Anne (Chapter / Bokkapittel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    I 1913 fikk norske kvinner stemmerett på lik linje med menn. I artikkelen gis et 100-årsperspektiv på hva dette har betydd politisk. Vi følger kvinnenes manøvrering og alliansebygging i stemmerettsdebattene rundt 1900, vi ...
  • Otnes, Per Jacob (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2005)
  • Andersson, Eva K.; Malmberg, Bo; Rafael, Costa; Sleutjes, Bart; Stonawski, Marcin Jan; de Valk, H.A. (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    In this paper, we use geo-coded, individual-level register data on four European countries to compute comparative measures of segregation that are independent of existing geographical sub-divisions. The focus is on ...
  • Krogstad, Anne (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Visual presentations of political leaders have a long tradition. They convey information about who a politician is and – to a certain degree – his or her political positions. As studiously crafted displays of ideals, such ...
  • Erdal, Marta Bivand; Fangen, Katrine (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2021)
    This article engages critically with the idea of state-centred nationhood, including its promises and limitations, as a foundation for state strategies of forging unity in (migration-related) diversity within nations. As ...
  • Mastekaasa, Arne (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Evidence from many countries show that public sector employees have considerably higher rates of absenteeism than have private sector employees. Based on regression analyses of a large probability sample of the Norwegian ...
  • Eriksen, Siri; Schipper, Emma Lisa; Scoville-Simonds, Morgan; Vincent, Katharine; Adam, Hans Nikolai; Harding, Brian; Khatri, Dil B.; Lenaerts, Lutgart; Liverman, Diana; Mosberg, Marianne; Movik, Synne; Muok, Benard; Nightingale, Andrea; Ojha, Hemant; Sygna, Linda; Taylor, Marcus; Vogel, Coleen; West, Jennifer Joy (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2021)
    This paper critically reviews the outcomes of internationally-funded interventions aimed at climate change adaptation and vulnerability reduction. It highlights how some interventions inadvertently reinforce, redistribute ...
  • Rosentrater, Lynn D. (Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2016)
    Climate change presents new challenges that society must prepare for. For Norway, climate change means higher temperatures, increased rainfall and rising sea levels, changes that are leading to an increased frequency of ...
  • Skogen, Ketil (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2003)
  • Amundsen, Helene (Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2014)
    This thesis presents a critical assessment of community adaptation, and identifies the need to broaden the understanding of the concept of adaptation to include subjective dimensions, such as place attachment and identity. ...
  • Pedersen, Willy; von Soest, Tilmann (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    Aims: Several studies suggest a rapid decrease of alcohol use among adolescents after the turn of the century. With decreasing prevalence rates of smokers, a so-called hardening may have taken place, implying that remaining ...
  • Holst, Cathrine; Christensen, Johan (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Commissions appointed to examine and propose solutions to major policy problems play a vital role in policy formulation in the Nordic countries. Whereas existing accounts emphasize the corporatist and statist features of ...
  • Arnold, Emma (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Imagine a baleen whale: immense, rendered in black and white, with a sliver of red – animated, yet evidently butchered – emerging from the meeting of brick and spackled walls. A spout of black liquid rises from its blowhole, ...
  • Hagelund, Anniken (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    The refugee crisis of 2015 can be characterised as an exogenous shock, an immigration shock, which according to institutional theory may create a window of opportunity for path-breaking policy change. In all three Scandinavian ...
  • Hermansen, Are Skeie (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    This study examines the causal relationship between childhood immigrants’ age at arrival and their life chances as adults. I analyze panel data on siblings from Norwegian administrative registries, which enables me to ...
  • Kiil, Maiken Bjerga; Knutsen, Hege Merete (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    Hirschman’s (1970) concepts of exit, voice and loyalty can be reworked to add further nuances to the understanding of labour agency. Agency by exit is of interest in demonstrating how agency is conditioned by structures ...
  • Klemsdal, Lars; Wittusen, Cato (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2021)
    As contemporary organizational life is increasingly rule governed, organizational actors, most notably professionals, perform their work by complying with institutional rules, stemming from regulatory bodies external and ...
  • Schou, Line; Birkelund, Gunn Elisabeth (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    AIMS – First, to establish whether there are differences in alcohol-related sickness absence according to socioeconomic status and family situation among young employees in Norway. Second, if differences are found, to ...
  • Jordhus-Lier, David Christoffer; Houeland, Camilla; Hammerø Ellingsvåg, Tale (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2021)
    Energy geographers seem to agree that the carbon economy represents a symbiotic relationship between social and material components. There is less consensus, however, on how this symbiosis is best conceptualized. We critique ...
  • Nordbakke, Susanne Therèse Dale (Doctoral thesis / Doktoravhandling, 2014)
    It is widely believed within and beyond academia that mobility is closely interlinked with freedom, independence and wellbeing. With ageing, functional capacities are often reduced; walking and cycling become more demanding ...