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Visual Inquiry: Exploring embodied organizational practices by collaborative film-elicitation
(SAGE Publications, 2018)
Analysis of visual data is underdeveloped in visual research, and this article gives a methodological contribution on how to perform collaborative video research on organizational practices, combining ethnographic methods ...
Neighbourhood attainment of children of immigrants in Greater Oslo: Intergenerational inertia and the role of education
One element in the integration of new groups of inhabitants is location in the neighbourhood hierarchy. We define neighbourhood hierarchy in Oslo according to the median income of working age males in the neighbourhood, ...
Care and Production of Clothing in Norwegian Homes: Environmental Implications of Mending and Making Practices
Mending, re-design, and altering are alternatives for prolonging the use period of clothing. It is a common assumption that nobody mends clothing anymore in Western societies. This paper studies Norwegian consumers’ clothing ...
Arbeid gjennom bemanningsbyrå i Norge: En mangfoldig typologi av arbeidstakere
Bemanningsbransjen er en omdiskutert del av arbeidslivet i Norge. Avhengig av hvordan man opplever sin maktposisjon på arbeidsmarkedet, livsfase, kompetanse og andre personlige forhold, kan arbeidstakere ha ulik motivasjon ...
Vital Tasks and Roles of Frontline Workers Facilitating Job Inclusion of Vulnerable Youth
(Taylor & Francis, 2018)
Researchers and others are worried about the marginalization of vulnerable youth who drop out of school and work. Frontline workers are key support givers for vulnerable youth, but they have been described as professionals ...
Population dynamics and ethnic geographies in Oslo: the impact of migration and natural demographic change on ethnic composition and segregation
(Springer Verlag, 2018)
This paper explores demographic processes behind ethnic geographies in Oslo. We compare data for census tracts in 2001 and 2011, and decompose ethnic composition and segregation on local mobility, national migration, ...
Homeownership and family transitions within a Nordic welfare state
(Vernon Press, 2018)
Nisseluelandet—The Impact of Local Clothes for the Survival of a Textile Industry in Norway
(Taylor & Francis, 2018-06-22)
The article discusses the importance of local clothing for the survival of the Norwegian textile industry. It draws upon stakeholder interviews, as well as desktop research. Local clothes are discussed as they are understood ...
1918 pandemic morbidity: the first wave hits the poor, the second wave hits the rich
(Wiley Open Access, 2018)
Background Whether morbidity from the 1918‐19 influenza pandemic discriminated by socioeconomic status has remained a subject of debate for 100 years. In lack of data to study this issue, the recent literature has ...
Young consumers in the digital era: The selfie effect
This article investigates a mechanism named the selfie effect. By their frequent sharing of selfies on social media, perhaps displaying their cool new fashions or newly acquired tattoos, young people—unintentionally—help ...