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    • Crisis Management – The Case of Internal Security in Norway 

      Christensen, Tom; Fimreite, Anne Lise; Lægreid, Per (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2007-12)
      This paper describe and explain citizens’ and civil servants’ perceptions of how able government bodies are to prevent and handle crises. The explanatory factors are trust, cultural, political, structural and demographic ...
      Working paper
    • Critical vulnerabilities of marine and sea ice–based ecosystems in the high Arctic 

      Johannessen, Ola M.; Miles, Martin W. (Springer, 2010-12-01)
      The objectives of this paper are to summarise: (1) observed 20th-century and projected 21st-century changes in key components of the Arctic climate system and (2) probable impacts on the Arctic marine environment, with ...
      Peer reviewedJournal article
    • Cross National Comparison and National Contexts: Is What We Compare Comparable? 

      Berven, Nina (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-07)
      The theme of this paper is how to engage in conceptual traveling while simultaneously avoid conceptual stretching: At the one hand we need concepts general enough to grasp essential features of the national contexts under ...
      Working paper
    • Crude oil components with affinity for gas hydrates in petroleum production 

      Borgund, Anna Elisabet (The University of Bergen, 2007-06-28)
      Some crude oils are believed to contain natural inhibiting components that can prevent hydrate plugging of oil pipelines in petroleum production. A method for classification of the oils that form hydrate plugs, as opposed ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • The Cult of St.Ólafr in the Eleventh Century and Kievan Rus´ 

      Antonsson, Haki (Universitetet i Oslo, 2003)
      Journal article
    • Cytoskeleton-mediated templating of complex cellulose-scaffolded extracellular structure and its association with oikosins in the urochordate Oikopleura 

      Sagane, Yoshimasa; Hosp, Julia; Zech, Karin; Thompson, Eric M. (Springer, 2010)
      Oriented cellulose deposition is critical to plant patterning and models suggest microtubules constrain cellulose synthase movements through the plasma membrane. Though widespread in plants, urochordates are the only animals ...
      Peer reviewedJournal article
    • Dagsverket - lavterskel arbeidstilbud for rusavhengige. Evalueringsrapport 

      Fjær, Svanaug (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2006-05)
      Dagsverket (one-day’s-work) is a low threshold service aiming at giving people with addiction problems a possibility to work. The service offer work to a group of 15 persons, for four hours a day. People that meet in the ...
      Working paper
    • Data assimilation for coastal zone monitoring and forecasting 

      Evensen, Geir; Drange, Helge (Elsevier Science, 1997)
    • The Decentralized Path Challenged? Nordic Health Care Reforms in Comparison 

      Byrkjeflot, Haldor; Neby, Simon (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2004-01)
      In this paper we present alternatives for describing and explaining the developments of Nordic health care in general and hospitals in particular. The backdrop is the Norwegian hospital reform of 2002, a reform that seems ...
      Working paper
    • The decision: Relations to oneself, authority and vulnerability in the field of selective abortion 

      Risøy, Sølvi Marie; Sirnes, Thorvald (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014-11-03)
      This article is about selective abortion. It concentrates on the existential, moral and social conditions that arise when pregnant women, using prenatal diagnosis (PND), are told that there is something seriously wrong ...
      Journal article
    • Decreasing Arctic Sea Ice Mirrors Increasing CO2 on Decadal Time Scale 

      Johannessen, Ola M. (Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2008-11-16)
      Arctic sea ice is a keystone indicator of greenhouse-gas induced global climate change, which is expected to be amplified in the Arctic. Here we directly compare observed variations in arctic sea-ice extent and CO2 since ...
      Journal article
    • Deep sea sedimentary analogs for the Vostok ice core 

      Mortyn, P. Graham; Charles, Christopher D.; Ninnemann, Ulysses Silas; Ludwig, Kristen; Hodell, David A. (American Geophysical Union and the Geochemical Society, 2003-08-07)
      Many applications of the Vostok ice core depend critically on the ability to make stratigraphic ties to marine records in the adjacent Southern Ocean. Here we present oxygen isotopic records from high accumulation rate ...
      Journal articlePeer reviewed
    • Democracy and administrative policy: Contrasting elements of NPM and post-NPM 

      Christensen, Tom; Lægreid, Per (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2009-11)
      This paper put together an analytical platform for discussing and analyzing administrative reforms in terms of democracy. First, we present the fundamental positions of democratic theory represented by output-democracy ...
      Working paper
    • Den globale produksjonen av symbol og kunnskap. Verdsflukt og verdsherredømme 

      Møen, Atle (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2002-09)
      Global production of cultural symbol and knowledge World flight and World mastery: This is an outline of how global production of cultural symbols and specialized knowledge are transforming basic experiences of illness ...
      Working paper
    • Den kulturelle skolesekken - en tekstsamling 

      Breivik, Jan-Kåre; Christophersen, Catharina (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2013-05)
      Høsten 2009 fikk Uni Rokkansenteret og Høgskolen i Bergen i oppdrag av Kulturdepartementet å forske på Den kulturelle skolesekken (DKS). Forskningsprosjektet ble gjennomført i tidsrommet 2010–2013 av en forskergruppe ...
      Working paper
    • Den kulturelle skolesekken - et utredningsnotat 

      Breivik, Jan-Kåre; Christophersen, Catharina (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2012-10)
      Dette notatet er skrevet på oppdrag for Kulturutredningen 2014. Siktemålet har vært å redegjøre for tidligere og pågående forsknings- og utredningsarbeid om Den kulturelle skolesekken (DKS), og å drøfte styrker og svakheter ...
      Working paper
    • Den norske samaritan 

      Tvedt, Terje (Gyldendal Norsk Forlag, 1995)
      Ritualer, selvbilder og utviklingshjelp
    • Den opprinnelige symbiosen mellom fotball og presse 

      Helland, Knut (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2002-09)
      There has always been a strong symbiotic relation between sport and the mass media in contemporary society.2 Nevertheless, the role of the mass media has been a neglected topic within sports research in Norway. Likewise, ...
      Working paper
    • Det 12. Århundredes renæssanse i Norge: Teoderik Munk og Romerriget 

      Mortensen, Lars Boje (Nordisk institutt, Universitetet i Bergen, 1993)
    • Det kulturelle Hardanger. Hardingen, regionen og fellesskapa 

      Grove, Knut (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2008-12)
      This paper focuses on features characterizing the culture in Hardanger as part of a regional history, dealing with the period from about 1870 and forward. It is important to get hold of the characteristic features of the ...
      Working paper