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Women’s sickness absence in contemporary Norway. The impacts of class, motherhood, and pregnancy
(The University of Bergen, 2015-02-27)
It is well known that in many countries, women have higher levels of sickness absence than men. In spite of several attempts to explain this gender gap in Norway, it is not very well understood. This thesis contributes to ...
The Egalitarian Heart. Global Care Chains in the Filipino Au Pair Migration to Norway
(The University of Bergen, 2017-02-02)
This study explores the phenomenon of Filipino au pair migration to Norway through the lens of the global care chains framework. For the past two decades au pairing has grown alongside other forms of paid domestic labour, ...
Vague orientations and weak institutions. A study of students and apprentices in vocational education and training for retail and office work in Norway
(The University of Bergen, 2017-03-31)
About two decades ago, Norway expanded its well-functioning system for vocational education and training (VET) to also cover the retail sector and office work, which have no tradition of apprenticeship training. The Sales ...
Innestengt eller utestengt? Norsk prostitusjonspolitikk og kampen mot menneskehandel
(The University of Bergen, 2014-06-17)
This doctoral thesis investigates the intersection of Norwegian criminal law and international anti-trafficking policies by examining the institutional activities it generates in two Norwegian police districts, Hordaland ...
Cleavages and Coalitions. Comprehensive School Reforms in Norway and North Rhine-Westphalia/Germany (1954-1979)
(The University of Bergen, 2018-06-18)
This study examines comprehensive school reforms in Norway and the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) in the period from around 1954 to 1979 from a comparative-historical perspective. In both cases, great ...
Industri og samfunn. Framlegg til et program for studiet av norsk arbeidsliv
(The University of Bergen, 1996-04)
Yard Work and Worker Memories. An Analysis of Fields and Practices of Remembering from a Relationist’ Standpoint
(The University of Bergen, 1999)
Trygd - en midlertidig bro, eller en vei ut av arbeidsmarkedet?
(The University of Bergen, 1996)
Global Issues / Local Troubles. A Comparative Study of Turkish and Norwegian Urban Dual-Earner Couples
(The University of Bergen, 2002)
Hovedmålet med studien var å granske dynamikken i familie og kjønnpraksis i to forskjellige sosiale kontekster, nemlig storbyliv i Norge og Tyrkia. Forholdene mellom kjønn, familiepraksis og ...
Den tabubelagte kroppen. Kropp, kjønn og tabuer i dagens omsorgsarbeid
(The University of Bergen, 1994)