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The Lillehammer Scales: Measuring Common Motives for Vacation and Leisure Behavior
(The University of Bergen, 2009-10-08)
Eight Norwegian leisure and travel motives are identified and partly employed in five different surveys. Four of the motive dimensions (Culture, Friends, Accomplishment and Peace/Quiet) may be viewed as conceptual ...
Om å vokse opp på barnehjem og på sykehus En undersøkelse av barnehjemsbarns opplevelser på barnehjem sammenholdt med sanatoriebarns beskrivelser av langvarige sykehusopphold – og et forsøk på forklaring
(The University of Bergen, 2007-12-04)
Before as well as after the 2nd World war -, to put children into children’s homes was often the ultimate solution to the practical problem that was facing the social authorities when private care failed and mother and ...
Refugees and mental health interventions
(The University of Bergen, 2009-05-11)
This thesis focuses on refugees and mental health interventions. A literature review and 24 months of participant observation among Tamil refugee parents in Norway form the basis of the findings presented here. The first ...
Workplace bullying: A risk control perspective
(The University of Bergen, 2011-02-25)
Workplace bullying is an omnipresent phenomenon in contemporary workplaces (Nielsen, Matthiesen, & Einarsen, in press). With its negative consequences for victims, bystanders and the socio-economic fabric of organisations, ...
Aspects of using physical training on patients with substance dependence and additional mental distress
(The University of Bergen, 2011-06-16)
Physical fitness and mental health were assessed in 47 persons with substance dependence and additional mental distress when they started on a training project. After an average of 11 months in the project, the 36 remaining ...
Psychological distress, coping and social support in the diagnostic and preoperative phase of breast cancer
(The University of Bergen, 2012-10-11)
Aims: The main aim of this thesis was to describe the psychological distress, coping and social support among women in the diagnostic and preoperative phase of breast cancer using quantitative and qualitative approaches ...
Cognitive and olfactory changes in aging
(The University of Bergen, 2009-04-02)
Age is associated with decrease in several cognitive functions whereof some changes may indicate a beginning pathologic process resulting in a state of dementia. The papers included in the thesis addressed questions ...
Oppseding til demokrati Ein studie av politisk oppseding i norsk skule
(The University of Bergen, 2007-11-22)
Medarbeidersamhandling og medarbeiderledelse i en lagbasert organisasjon
(The University of Bergen, 2007-12-06)
Gjennom å rette søkelyset mot arbeidsrelatert medarbeidersamhandling i en konkret organisasjon har denne studien som mål å gi et bidrag til vår forståelse av hvordan arbeidsorganisasjoner fungerer. Studien belyser aspekter ...