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Applicability of IPS Principles to Job Inclusion of Vulnerable Youth
(IOS Press, 2016)
BACKGROUND: Researchers and others are worried about the marginalization of vulnerable youth who drop out of school and have difficulties finding and keeping a job. Supported Employment (SE) approaches have shown good ...
"Rotløs ungdom" - Ungdom, flytting og livssjanser
Stabile boforhold er en viktig forutsetning for trygge og gode oppvekstvilkår. Boligen og bostedet er slik sett en ramme om våre liv som gir struktur og mening, og flytting kan innebære et brudd med denne rammen. Internasjonalt ...
Eutropia: Integrated Valuation of Lake Eutrophication Abatement Decisions Using a Bayesian Belief Network
A n object - oriented Bayesian network is used to link a cascade of sub - models across drivers, pressures, states, impacts and societal responses to lake eutrophication. Systems dynamic, empirical and expert ...
The role of ethics in reducing and improving the quality of coercion in mental health care
Coercion in mental health care gives rise to many ethical challenges. Many countries have recently implemented state policy programs or development projects aiming to reduce coercive practices and improve their quality. ...
A Missed Summer Wave of the 1918-1919 Influenza Pandemic: Evidence From Household Surveys in the United States and Norway
(Oxford University Press, 2016-02-16)
Background . Reanalysis of in fl uenza survey data from 1918 to 1919 was done to obtain new insights into the geographic and host factors responsible for the various waves. Methods . We analyzed the age- and sex-speci fi ...
Foreign Affairs and Federal Actors in the Indian Democracy
India is an emerging power. Its economic clout has increased substantially and on a more or less even pace since the late 1990s, partly as the consequence of this economic growth and partly as a prerequisite for it, India ...
On the Diversity of India’s Democracies
Ungdom og straff på 2000-tallet - nye praksiser, kjente dilemmaer
(Novus Forlag, 2016)
Spørsmålet om hvordan vi skal møte ungdom som begår kriminalitet, har blitt diskutert gjennom historien. Siden tusenårsskiftet har myndighetene igjen rettet spesiell oppmerksomhet mot barn og straff. Det er innført nye ...
Integrated assessment of emerging science and technologies as creating learning processes among assessment communities
Emerging science and technologies are often characterised by complexity, uncertainty and controversy. Regulation and governance of such scientific and technological developments needs to build on knowledge and evidence ...
Why Cotton as Linen? The Use of Wool in Beds in Norway
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2016-08-22)
Cotton is the “natural” Choice and the dominating material in bed linen and sleepwear in Norway as in many other European countries. Regulation of temperature and humidity are important for good sleep, but they are not ...