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Advocating for Health Promotion Policy in Norway: The Role of County Municipalities
Background: The Norwegian National government has developed public health policies that reflect health promotion principles, and these are particularly reflected in the recent Public Health Act (PHA). The counties (CMs) ...
Conditions for political leadership in pluricentric Scandinavian regions
(Göteborgs Universitet, Förvaltningshögskolan, 2015)
How does the increasingly pluricentric character of regional governance in Denmark, Sweden and Norway condition the political leadership of politicians elected at regional levels of government? In regional governance, ...
Standardisation in the Field of Nanotechnology: Some Issues of Legitimacy
(Springer Verlag, 2012-12)
Nanotechnology will allegedly have a revolutionary impact in a wide range of fields, but has also created novel concerns about health, safety and the environment (HSE). Nanotechnology regulation ...
Local democracy in Ukrainian cities: civic participation andresponsiveness of local authorities
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2015-05-08)
This article examines local democracy in Ukrainian cities from the perspective of the local population, with a focus on citizen participation and city authorities’ responsiveness to the concerns of local inhabitants. It ...
Encouraged but controlled: governance networks in Russian regions
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2016-06-10)
The article examines the role of civil society in Russian governance networks, focusing on power relations between state and non-state actors. The analysis is based on empirical evidence from concrete governance networks ...
The web as a site of intractable governance
(IOS Press, 2014)
To what extent does the demand and development of online anonymity interact with efforts to achieve universal design and preserve copyright protections? Based on original research, currently in progress, this article ...