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Is the migration crisis a solidarity crisis?
This chapter aims to analyse to what extent and how increased migration to Europe has triggered conflicting ideas of solidarity in Europe. It integrates analytical and normative approaches to the concept of solidarity. The ...
Regelen som bekrefter unntaket. En analyse av betydningsforhandlinger knyttet til midlertidig og fast arbeid
The debate about temporary work in Norway, and the recent changes in the Working Environment Act in 2015, have mainly focused on whether temporary employment represents more insecurity or more flexibility and for whom in ...
Spousal Loss and Change in Cognitive Functioning: An Examination of Temporal Patterns and Gender Differences
(Oxford University Press, 2018-09-14)
Objectives: The study investigates whether the disadvantaged position of men in the adverse consequences of widowhood for health and mortality also exists for changes in cognitive health. Methods: We used data of up ...
Trust, Cultural Health Capital, and Immigrants' Health Care Integration in Norway
(SAGE Publications, 2018-09-10)
Trust is a decisive feature of social interactions, transactions, and relationships, yet the implications of trust in integration processes has largely escaped sociological inquiry. Based on interviews and focus group ...
Agency and flexible support in transition from care: Learning from the experiences of a Norwegian sample of care leavers doing well
(Taylor & Francis, 2018-09-11)
The main objective of this paper is to investigate the role that the Norwegian Child Welfare Services (CWS) can play in assisting care leavers with their transition to adulthood. Our point of departure is that timely and ...
Rights and Professional Practice: How to Understand Their Interconnection
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2018-08-31)
Human rights, and in particular the Convention on the Rights of the Child, have become a standard point of reference for professional practitioners and practices within and across nation-state systems of child protection. ...
Aging and Health Care Costs
(Oxford University Press, 2018-10)
An open issue in the economics literature is whether health care expenditure (HCE) is so concentrated in the last years before death that the age profiles in spending will change when longevity increases. The seminal article ...
Cuatro narrativas de desempleo para jóvenes adultos en Europa
(CLACSO Latin American Council of Social Sciences, 2018)
Brazil - the rise and fall of democratic developmentalism
(Ibidem Verlag, 2018-03-30)
The impeachment of the Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff in August 2016 brought to an end a political movement linked to the Workers' Party (Partido dos Traba/hadores, PT) and its leader Luis Inacio Lula da Silva. Lula, ...
Promoting Students’ Mental Health: A Study of Inter-professional Team Collaboration Functioning in Norwegian Schools
(Springer Verlag, 2018-09-22)
Collaboration between different professions is thought to be important for mental health work in schools. However, highquality collaboration is often difficult to achieve in practice, and there is little research available ...