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Discretionary Decision-Making in a Changing Context of Activation Policies and Welfare Reforms
(Cambridge University Press, 2014-02-06)
Street-level bureaucrats are considered to be subject to bureaucratic managerial regimes and threatened by stronger regulation and a reduction in their ability to exercise control over their work. Contrary to the managerial ...
Autonomy, Candour and Professional Teacher Practice: A Discussion Inspired by the Later Works of Michel Foucault
Autonomy is considered to be an important feature of professionals and to provide a necessary basis for their informed judgments. In this article these notions will be challenged. In this article I use Michel Foucault’s ...
Risky professions? Risk of disability in professions in Norway.
(Høgskolen i Oslo og Akerhus, Senter for profesjonsstudier, 2013)
Modern professions provide important and essential services like engineering, financial services, and welfare state services. Sustaining a sufficient supply of these services requires professionals to remain in the workforce ...
Addiction, Voluntary Choice, and Informed Consent: A Reply to Uusitalo and Broers
In an earlier article in this journal I argued that the question of whether heroin addicts can give voluntary consent to take part in research which involves giving them a choice of free heroin does not – in contrast with ...