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Returning The Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Minors: Policy and Strategies Put in Place in the Best Interest of the Child
(Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, 2016)
The study has been conducted with the objective of examining Norway’s policy on the returning (deportation) of unaccompanied asylum seeking minors as well as the strategies put in place in the best interest of the child. ...
A Hidden Theory in Financial Crisis Journalism? The Case of Norway
The present article analyses press coverage of the dramatic finance crisis and the ensuing European debt crisis in Europe, in three decisive periods. The authors conduct quantitative and qualitative content analyses of two ...
Patterns of perceived public library outcomes in five countries
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to compare the perceived benefits of public libraries between five culturally different countries: Finland, Norway, the Netherlands, South Korea and the USA. Design/methodology/ ...
The gap between legal protection, good intentions and political restrictions. Unaccompanied minors in Norway
(University of Duisburg-Essen, Center for Social Work and Social Policy, 2017)
The Norwegian policy on UAM is ambivalent. On the one hand, Norway has promoted a high profile on human rights in general, and especially on children’s rights. Norway was the first country to establish the Ombudsman for ...
Serving the Media Ministers: A Mixed Methods Study on the Personalization of Ministerial Communication
(SAGE Publications, 2017)
The personalization of politics has received much attention in both the political science and political communication literature, but the focus has almost entirely been on party leaders and prime ministers. This study ...
Responsibility for Psychological Sense of Community and Well-Being in Old Age: A Qualitative Study of Urban Older Adults in Norway
(Scientific Research Publishing, 2017)
The purpose of the present study is to explore older adults’ understanding and conceptualizations of the concept “psychological sense of community” (PSOC) as experiences of belonging and being part of seem to be important ...
The Public Sphere in the Nordic Model
(De Gruyter Open, 2017)
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 ...
Danish and Norwegian hospital social workers cross-institutional work amidst inter-sectoral restructuring of health and social welfare
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2016-06-16)
Starting in the 2000s, Denmark and Norway have under gone extensive restructuring of the ir health - related social benefit programmes , including how they are governed . Several reforms have sought to enhance inter - ...
“Approaching an Abyss”: Liberalist Ideology in a Norwegian Cold WarBusiness Paper
(Cogitatio Press, 2018-02-09)
The international business press has been a powerful and influential voice in modern societies and, as its formative years took place during the Cold War, a closer look at the ideologies that were promoted in this part of ...