Now showing items 41-50 of 131
Rural Municipalities and Change in Local School Structure: Comparing Room of manoeuvre among Rural Municipalities in Latvia and Norway
(Taylor and Francis, 2018-06-12)
Rural depopulation, decreasing numbers of children and general centralization combined with high expectations to education, are factors that challenge rural communities and school structures in Latvia and Norway. The ...
Anabolic–androgenic steroid use and correlates in Norwegian adolescents
(Taylor and Francis, 2018-04-10)
This paper surveys the prevalence and correlates of anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) use among Norwegian adolescents, and examines the degree to which sports participation is a mediating or moderating factor to well-known ...
Development of loneliness in midlife and old age: Its nature and correlates
(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 ...
Avtalt selvbosetting blant flyktninger og det norske bosettingsregimet
I de senere årene har norske statlige myndigheter oppfordret kommunene til å ta i bruk «avtalt selvbosetting», en ordning som innebærer at flyktninger finner bolig på egen hånd i det private leiemarkedet i overenstemmelse ...
Contextualising food waste prevention - Decisive moments within everyday practices
Household food waste is a matter of increasing concern for policy makers and organisations because recent research has shown that consumers contribute to about half of the edible food wasted in the developed world. The ...
A Report from the Field: Doing RRI from Scratch in an Assisted Living Technology Research and Development Project
The transdisciplinary Assisted Living project conducts research within (ICT), health science, social science and ethics. The overall aim of the project is to advance responsible research and innovation (RRI) in the field ...
Østkanten tar til gatene. Marginalitet og banalitet i Oslo
(Cappelen Damm Akademisk, 2018)
The Israeli invasion of Gaza in late December 2008 triggered demonstrations – or as several commentators termed them, riots – in downtown Oslo, as it did in other European cities. Many young people from the «immigrant ...
Privacy and Future Consent in Smart Homes as Assisted Living Technologies
(Springer Nature, 2018)
In the field of assisted living technologies, one central strand is to investigate how smart homes might fulfill ambitions for older adults to live longer at home. With the advent of the General Data Protection Regulative ...
Human Rights in Child Protection. Implications for Professional Practice and Policy
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
Nye bruksmønstre i et tobakksmarked i endring – kombinert bruk av sigaretter, snus og e-sigaretter blant ungdom
(De Gruyter Open, 2018)
Objectives: There is limited research on combined use of cigarettes, snus and e-cigarettes in the Nordic countries. This study will investigate whether this pattern of use occurs among adolescents in Norway. In addition, ...