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Effects of shift work and psychological and social work factors on mental distress. Studies of onshore/offshore workers and nurses in Norway
(The University of Bergen, 2017-02-10)
Many services depend on having staff 24 hours a day, including petroleum onshore and offshore facilities, and the health care sector. Employees engaged in shift work are exposed to working hours outside the standard 8-16 ...
The power of context in health partnerships:Exploring synergy and antagony between external and internal ideologies in mplementing Safe Male Circumcision (SMC) for HIV prevention in Botswana
(The University of Bergen, 2017-01-18)
Background The aim of this thesis is to explore partnership functioning and the power of context in a North-South partnership in Botswana whose mission is to promote sexual health via Safe Male Circumcision (SMC) for HIV ...
Frå skulebenk til deadlines. Korleis nettjournalistar og journaliststudentar lærer, og korleis dei utviklar journalistfagleg kunnskap
(The University of Bergen, 2017-11-23)
This study examines how journalist students and online journalists learn informally, and understand and develop knowledge through education and practice. I have investigated (1) the role of practical knowledge and how the ...
Public Participation in Tobacco Control Policy-making in Georgia
(The University of Bergen, 2017-06-22)
Accommodating trauma in police interviews. An exploration of rapport in investigative interviews of traumatized victims
(The University of Bergen, 2017-09-08)
In the investigation of a criminal offense, the investigative interview is one of the most important methods used by the police. In interviews, the police investigator may encounter suspects, witnesses or victims who ...
Making math interesting. An experimental study of interventions to encourage interest in mathematics
(The University of Bergen, 2017-12-19)
Many students lose interest in mathematics as they progress through school. Therefore, the purpose of this project was to examine ways to encourage interest in mathematics by investigating two instructional interventions ...
Safety on board offshore vessels: A study of shipboard factors and situation awareness
(The University of Bergen, 2017-10-19)
The overall aim of this thesis is to shed new light on how shipboard factors may influence the ability to achieve and maintain situation awareness (SA) in day-to-day operations on offshore vessels. The term, ‘shipboard ...
Electrophysiological Correlates of Performance Monitoring in Children with Tourette Syndrome. A developmental perspective
(The University of Bergen, 2017-08-25)
Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neuropsychiatric disorder with childhood onset, characterized by chronic motor and vocal tics. Typically, tic symptoms attenuate during adolescence in parallel with the emerging self-regulatory ...
A troublesome transition: Social reintegration of girl soldiers returning ‘home’
(The University of Bergen, 2017-05-12)
Background: Despite increased attention the last couple of decades, child soldiering continues to be a major global challenge and it is estimated that there is approximately 300,000 child soldiers globally. One ...
Improving social network support for partners facing spousal cancer while caring for minors. A randomized controlled trial
(The University of Bergen, 2017-05-31)
This is a study of the impact of a psycho-educational social support intervention on partners’ social support and well-being in the face of spousal cancer. The study is part of the larger Cancer-PEPSONE study conducted ...