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Socio-cultural Perceptions of Infertility and their Implications:A study of Women Experiencing Childlessness in South Gondar, Ethiopia
(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-30)
Infertility is a global problem affecting a considerable number of people. However, perceptions on the causes and treatments of infertility vary across societies. This study was conducted to assess the socio-cultural ...
Sammenhengen mellom kognitiv kontroll og aldring: Et dikotisk lytting studie
(The University of Bergen, 2010-11-23)
Background: Cognitive control is an executive function that helps people with inhibiting automatic and readily available responses in conflicting situations, and that aligns our behaviour with our goals. Reduced functions ...
Bokstavkunnskap og ordlesing. En kvantitativ undersøkelse av barn i alderen 5-7 år som er i risikosonen for å utvikle dysleksi
(The University of Bergen, 2009-05-25)
The purpose of this study has been to look at the differences between children in a control group and in an at- risk category group for development of dyslexia when it comes to letter knowledge and word reading. In the ...
Exploring the Experience of Having an Eating Disorder and Blogging about the Illness. An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis.
(The University of Bergen, 2011-11-24)
Eating disorders are serious and stigmatized illnesses, that may cause profound damages to the people afflicted. Many people with eating disorders turn to the Internet in order to meet likeminded and obtain support, for ...
Thriving in a Time of Transition: Orphaned Youth in Lothlakane East, Botswana
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-09)
Introduction: The purpose of this thesis was to explore how young people in Botswana experience different transitions in their life, and how they cope with these. Method: This qualitative study included 4 focus groups with ...
Frå spesifikk til generisk realibilitetsteori
(Hans-Magne Eikeland, 1967)
Schizofrenibegrepet: Historisk gjennomgang og kritikk
(The University of Bergen, 2009-05-06)
The concept of schizophrenia has been a central part of the psychiatric literature for about 100 years now. The concept is often taken for granted by both mental health professionals and the general population, and is ...
Lærere sin bruk av sosial web. "Del&bruk" - en møteplass for profesjonell utvikling?
(The University of Bergen, 2011-03-13)
This master paper describes the findings of a qualitative research study examining teacher's use of social web for their own professional development. Semi-structured interviews and electronic dialogues were conducted from ...
The Luo co-wives of Kenya: Using Resistance Resources to Achieve an Empowered Quality of Life
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-21)
Health is an abstract, hazy and contested concept that means different things to different people. One of the most persistent confusions between definitions of health has been whether to focus on wellness or on the absence ...
Erfaringsnære opplevelser i forbindelse med tilværelsen som konkurransekroppsbygger
(The University of Bergen, 2010-11-24)
Background: There is an increasing focus in western science related to the appearance of the male body. It also appears that those who value the muscular ideal constitute an increasing group of people. The aim of this study ...