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Homeownership and family transitions within a Nordic welfare state
(Vernon Press, 2018)
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 ...
Health promotion at local level in Norway: The use of public health coordinators and health overviews to promote fair distribution among social groups
(Kerman University of Medical Sciences, 2018)
Abstract Background: Norway is internationally known today for its political and socio-economic prioritization of equity. The 2012 Public Health Act (PHA) aimed to further equity in the domain of health by addressing the ...
Childbearing behaviours of Polish migrants in Norway
(Peter Lang Publishing Group, 2018)
The chapter explores the aspects of childbearing, procreation plans and fertility among Polish migrant couples and families settled in Norway. It tackles the migration-fertility nexus by engaging with five hypotheses put ...
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 ...
Contesting the Boundaries between Civil and Religious Marriage. State and Mosque Discourse in Pluralistic Norway
(Brill Academic Publishers, 2018-09-23)
This article discusses the relation between civil and religious marriage, at the interface between the state’s legal discourse and the discourses and practices of Norwegian mosques. A central question is what kinds of ...
A knowledge hierarchy in labour and welfare services? Evidence-based and practice-based knowledge in frontline service innovation
Although policy-makers and scholars have directed increasing attention towards collaborative innovation and knowledge development between frontline agencies and workers and other stakeholders such as citizens and researchers, ...