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    • Democratic Mobilisation in Immigrant Organisations 

      Takle, Marianne (Walter de Gruyter, 2013)
      By analysing the interactions between political opportunity structures and immigrant organisations’ mobilising their members to political participation, this article suggests and applies a systematic classification ...
    • Den norske velferdsstaten: En sosial investeringsstat? 

      Schøyen, Mi Ah (Universitetsforlaget, 2016-01-01)
      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 ...
    • Den nye ateismens grunnlag og argumentasjon 

      Thorstensen, Erik (Institutt for historie og religionsvitenskap Universitetet i Tromsø, 2013)
      Den nye ateismen påberoper seg en moralsk og epistemologisk overlegenhet ved å være fundert i vitenskapen. Med utgangspunkt i Ulrich Becks tese om risikosamfunnet ser jeg på oppkomsten av den naturalistiske religionskritikken ...
    • Determinants of diet and physical Activity (DEDIPAC): a summary of findings 

      Brug, Johannes; van den Ploeg, Hidde; Loyen, Anne; Ahrens, Wolfgang; Allais, Olivier; Andersen, Lene Frost; Cardon, Greet; Capranica, Laura; Chastin, Sebastien; De Bourdeaudhuij, Ilse; De Craemer, Marieke; Donnelly, Alan; Ekelund, Ulf; Finglas, Paul; Flechtner-Mors, Marion; Heberstreit, Antje; Kubiak, Thomas; Lanza, Massimo; Lien, Nanna; MacDonncha, Ciaran; Mazzocchi, Mario; Monsivais, Pablo; Murphy, Marie; Nicolaou, Mary; Nöthlings, Ute; O'Gorman, Donal J; Renner, Britta; Roos, Gun; van den Berg, Matthijs; Schulze, Matthias B; Steinacker, Jurgen; Stronks, Karien; Volkert, Dorthee; Lakerveld, Jeroen (BioMed Central, 2017)
      The establishment of the Determinants of Diet and Physical Activity (DEDIPAC) Knowledge Hub, 2013–2016, was the first action taken by the ‘Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life’ European Joint Programming Initiative. DEDIPAC ...
    • Determinants of diet and physical activity (DEDIPAC): A summary of findings 

      Brug, Johannes; van der Ploeg, Hidde P; Loyen, Anne; Ahrens, Wolfgang; Allais, Olivier; Andersen, Lene Frost; Cardon, Greet; Capranica, Laura; Chastin, Sebastien; De Bourdeaudhuij, Ilse; De Craemer, Marieke; Donnelly, Alan; Ekelund, Ulf; Finglas, Paul; Flechtner-Mors, Marion; Hebestreit, Antje; Kubiak, Thomas; Lanza, Massimo; Lien, Nanna; MacDonncha, Ciaran; Mazzocchi, Mario; Monsivais, Pablo; Murphy, Marie; Nicolaou, Mary; Nöthlings, Ute; O'Gorman, Donal J; Renner, Britta; Roos, Gun; van den Berg, Matthijs; Schulze, Matthias B; Steinacker, Jurgen; Stronks, Karien; Volkert, Dorothee; Lakerveld, Jeroen (BioMed Central, 2017)
      The establishment of the Determinants of Diet and Physical Activity (DEDIPAC) Knowledge Hub, 2013 – 2016, was the first action taken by the ‘ Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life ’ European Joint Programming Initiative. ...
    • Developers' price setting behaviour in urban residential redevelopment projects 

      Barlindhaug, Rolf; Nordahl, Berit Irene (Emerald, 2018)
      Purpose – This paper aims to investigate whether developers’ ask lower prices on homes in redevelopment sites than they do on similar units in smaller developments completed over a shorter time span. It also investigates ...
    • The Development of Global and Domain-Specific Self-Esteem From Age 13 to 31 

      von Soest, Tilmann; Wichstrøm, Lars; Kvalem, Ingela Lundin (American Psychological Association, 2015-07-13)
      This study examines the development of global self-esteem and self-esteem in six specific domains across adolescence and young adulthood. Using a cohort-sequential design, we analyzed longitudinal data on 3,116 Norwegian ...
    • Development of loneliness in midlife and old age: Its nature and correlates 

      von Soest, Tilmann; Luhmann, Maike; Hansen, Thomas; Gerstorf, Denis (American Psychological Association, 2018-10-04)
      Research has long demonstrated that loneliness is a key risk factor for poor health. However, less is known about the development and predictors of loneliness across later adulthood. We examined these questions using ...
    • Developmental Trajectories of Postpartum Weight 3 Years After Birth: Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study 

      Abebe, Dawit Shawel; von Soest, Tilmann; von Holle, Ann; Zerwas, Stephanie; Torgesen, Leila; Bulik, Cynthia M. (Springer, 2014-08-01)
      This study explored the developmental trajectories of postpartum weight from 0.5 to 3 years after childbirth, and aimed to determine the associations between postpartum weight trajectories and prepregnancy body mass index ...
    • Dialogues in innovation: Interactive learning and interactive research as means for a context sensitive regional innovation policy 

      Pålshaugen, Øyvind (Rainer Hampp Verlag, 2014)
      Theoretical and empirical studies that demonstrate and discuss the importance of interactive learning for releasing the innovation potential within national as well as regional innovation systems have been steadily increasing ...
    • Digitalized Discharge Planning between Hospitals and Municipal Health Care 

      Hellesø, Ragnhild; Gautun, Heidi (IOS Press, 2018)
      The use of digitalized collaboration between levels of care is expected to improve coordination in patients’ transitions. The aim of this study was to investigate how safe and effective e- messages were regarding discharge ...
    • Dividing the pie in the eco-social state: Exploring the relationship between public support for environmental and welfare policies 

      Jakobsson, Niklas; Muttarak, Raya; Schøyen, Mi Ah (Sage, 2017)
      Recent theoretical literature in social policy argued that climate change posed a new risk to the states and called for transformation from a traditional welfare state to an ‘eco’ state. From a theoretical point of view, ...
    • Do Immigrants’ Preferences for Neighbourhood Qualities Contribute to Segregation? The Case of Oslo 

      Søholt, Susanne; Lynnebakke, Brit (Taylor & Francis, 2015)
      Ethnic residential segregation is often explained with the claim that ‘immigrants don’t want to integrate—they prefer to stick together with co-ethnics’. By contrast, mixed neighbourhoods are seen as crucial for achieving ...
    • Do knowledge gains from public information campaigns persist over time? Results from a survey experiment on the Norwegian pension reform 

      Jakobsson, Niklas; Finseraas, Henning; Svensson, Mikael (Cambridge University Press, 2015-05-21)
      Government authorities use resources on information campaigns in order to inform citizens about relevant policy changes. The motivation is usually that individuals sometimes are ill- informed about the public policies ...
    • Do spouses coordinate their work exits? A combined survey and register analysis From Norway 

      Syse, Astri; Solem, Per Erik; Ugreninov, Elisabeth; Mykletun, Reidar; Furunes, Trude (SAGE Publications, 2014)
      Research on spouses’ joint work exits is scarce, although household factors such as spouses’ work status, marital quality, and caregiving burdens are likely to affect seniors’ work engagement. We therefore examine whether ...
    • Do terrorist Attacks Affect Ethnic Discrimination in the Labour Market? Evidence from Two Randomised Field Experiments 

      Birkelund, Gunn Elisabeth; Chan, Tak Wing; Ugreninov, Elisabeth; Midtbøen, Arnfinn Haagensen; Rogstad, Jon (Wiley, 2018-01-24)
      Terrorist attacks are known to influence public opinion. But do they also change behaviour? We address this question by comparing the results of two identical randomized field experiments on ethnic discrimination in hiring ...
    • “Does She Speak Norwegian?” Ethnic dimensions of hierarchy in Norwegian health care workplaces 

      Dahle, Rannveig; Seeberg, Marie Louise (De Gruyter Open, 2013-07)
      This article highlights implications of two aspects of glocalisation - migration and New Public Management - at different levels in the Norwegian health care sector. They meet in the concept of competence, the central ...
    • Does Use Matter? Comparison of Environmental Impacts of Clothing Based on Fiber Type 

      Laitala, Kirsi; Klepp, Ingun Grimstad; Henry, Beverley (MDPI, 2018-07)
      Several tools have been developed to compare the environmental impact of textiles. The most widely used are Higg Materials Sustainability Index (MSI) and MADE-BY Fiber Benchmark. They use data from production to evaluate ...
    • Dynamic capabilities and network benefits 

      Svare, Helge; Gausdal, Anne Haugen (JEMI, 2017)
      The number of publicly funded initiatives to establish or strengthen networks and clusters, in order to enhance innovation, has been increasing. The returns of such investments vary, and the aim of this study is to explore ...
    • Dynamics of volunteering and life satisfaction in midlife and old age: Findings from 12 European countries 

      Hansen, Thomas; Slagsvold, Britt; Aartsen, Marja; Deindl, Christian (MDPI, 2018-05-04)
      A growing literature shows that doing voluntary work not only helps the wider community but can also improve one’s own well-being. To date, however, few studies have examined the relationship between volunteering and ...