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  • Positive organizational behavior and safety in the offshore oil industry: Exploring the determinants of positive safety climate 

    Hystad, Sigurd William; Bartone, Paul T.; Eid, Jarle (Taylor & Francis, 2014-01)
    Much research has now documented the substantial influence of safety climate on a range of important outcomes in safety critical organizations, but there has been scant attention to the question of what factors might be ...
    Journal article
  • Psychopathy and the ability to read the “language of the eyes”: Divergence in the psychopathy construct 

    Sandvik, Asle Makoto; Hansen, Anita Lill; Johnsen, Bjørn Helge; Laberg, Jon Christian (Wiley, 2014)
    The capacity to interpret others people’s behavior and mental states is a vital part of human social communication. This ability, also called mentalizing or Theory of Mind (ToM), may also serve as a protective factor ...
    Journal article
  • Attitudes toward gambling among adolescents 

    Hanss, Daniel; Mentzoni, Rune Aune; Delfabbro, Paul; Myrseth, Helga; Pallesen, Ståle (Taylor & Francis, 2014)
    It is well documented that attitudes toward gambling are a good predictor of problem gambling during adolescence. However, so far, little is known about what factors are associated with adolescents' gambling attitudes. ...
    Journal article
  • The 'similarity index' as a measure of situation awareness in field studies 

    Sætrevik, Bjørn; Eid, Jarle (SAGE, 2013-12-17)
    The aim of this paper is to present a methodology where the extent of information sharing among team members is used as an indicator of shared mental models (SMM) and situation awareness (SA). Data collection procedures ...
    Journal article
  • Delayed sleep phase syndrome in adolescents: prevalence and correlates in a large population based study 

    Sivertsen, Børge; Pallesen, Ståle; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Bøe, Tormod; Lundervold, Astri Johansen; Hysing, Mari (BioMed Central, 2013-12-11)
    Background: The aims of this study were to estimate the prevalence of Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome (DSPS) in adolescence, and to examine the association to insomnia and school non-attendance. Methods: Data stem from a ...
    Journal article
  • The impact of military identity on performance in the Norwegian Armed Forces 

    Johansen, Rino Bandlitz (The University of Bergen, 2013-12-05)
    From a Norwegian point of view, doctrinaire guidance now set the premises for new perspectives related to the military ethos and identity. The exodus of idealism, a military identity based on traditional values as altruism, ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • Real teams and their effect on the quality of care in nursing homes 

    Havig, Anders Kvale; Skogstad, Anders; Veenstra, Marijke; Romøren, Tor Inge (BioMed Central, 2013-12-01)
    Background: Use of teams has shown to be an important factor for organizational performance. However, research has shown that a team has to meet certain criteria and operate in a certain way to realize the potential benefits ...
    Journal article
  • Personality factors predict sleep-related shift work tolerance in different shifts at 2-year follow-up: a prospective study 

    Storemark, Sunniva Straume; Fossum, Ingrid Nesdal; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Flo, Elisabeth; Pallesen, Ståle (BMJ, 2013-11-04)
    Objectives: The aim of the present study was to investigate whether the personality variables morningness, flexibility, languidity and hardiness could predict sleep-related shift work tolerance for the day, evening and ...
    Journal article
  • Sleep and health in shift working nurses 

    Flo, Elisabeth (The University of Bergen, 2013-02-22)
    In this thesis, the prevalence of Shift Work Disorder (SWD) in a sample of nurses, and the association between SWD and work characteristics, health outcome and personality (paper 1) have been investigated. Next, the ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • Changes in alcohol use and relationship satisfaction in Norwegian couples during pregnancy 

    Mellingen, Sonja; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Thuen, Frode (BioMed Central, 2013-01-28)
    Background: Numerous studies have documented a profound reduction in alcohol use among pregnant women, whereas research on expectant fathers has been scarce. The aim of this study was to measure changes in alcohol consumption ...
    Journal article
  • Structural Characteristics in Gambling 

    Mentzoni, Rune Aune (The University of Bergen, 2013-01-10)
    Although structural characteristics may be important moderators of behaviour and cognition in gambling, empirical investigations of such characteristics are still needed. Through three laboratory based studies, this thesis ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • Measuring Military Identity: Scale developoment and psychometric evaluations 

    Johansen, Rino Bandlitz; Laberg, Jon Christian; Martinussen, Monica (Society for Personality Research, 2013)
    Our purpose was to perform a psychometric evaluation of a new 33-item questionnaire developed in Norway. To evaluate it we assessed its internal consistency, performed an exploratory factor analysis, and investigated ...
    Journal article
  • Nordmenn i fengsel: Motiv for utdanning 

    Manger, Terje; Eikeland, Ole-Johan; Roth, Beate Buanes; Asbjørnsen, Arve Egil (Fylkesmannen i Hordaland, 2013)
    Training and education for those in prison constitutes an important but often neglected aspect of adult learning. A fundamental principle of Norwegian prison policy states that prisoners should have the same access to ...
    Research report
  • Beware the angry leader: Trait anger and trait anxiety as predictors of petty tyranny 

    Kant, Leo; Skogstad, Anders; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Einarsen, Ståle (Elsevier, 2013)
    Drawing on the general aggression model and theories of victimization and temperamental goodness-of-fit, we investigated trait anger and trait anxiety as antecedents of petty tyranny: employing a multilevel design with ...
    Journal article
  • Nordmenn i fengsel: Utdanning, arbeid og kompetanse 

    Eikeland, Ole-Johan; Manger, Terje; Asbjørnsen, Arve Egil (Fylkesmannen i Hordaland, Utdanningsavdelinga, 2013)
    Training and education for those in prison constitute an important but often neglected aspect of adult learning. A fundamental principle of Norwegian prison policy states that prisoners should have the same access to ...
    Research report
  • Explaining sustainable consumption. Findings from cross-sectional and intervention approaches 

    Hanss, Daniel (The University of Bergen, 2012-12-11)
    Consumers can contribute to sustainable development if they choose environmentally friendly and fair trade products (i.e., sustainable products) in their everyday grocery shopping. On the downside, the purchasing of ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • Shift Work Disorder in Nurses – Assessment, Prevalence and Related Health Problems 

    Flo, Elisabeth; Pallesen, Ståle; Magerøy, Nils; Moen, Bente E.; Grønli, Janne; Nordhus, Inger Hilde; Bjorvatn, Bjørn (Public Library of Science, 2012-04-02)
    Background: This study investigates the prevalence of symptoms of shift work disorder in a sample of nurses, and its association to individual, health and work variables. Methodology/Principal Findings: We investigated ...
    Peer reviewedJournal article
  • Når barn plasseres utenfor hjemmet: beslutninger, forløp og relasjoner. Under barnevernets (ved)tak 

    Christiansen, Øivin (The University of Bergen, 2011-12-07)
    The aim of this thesis is to contribute to the knowledge about out-of-home care for children under the auspices of the Child Welfare authorities. Removing children and placing them in care constitutes one of the strongest ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • Leadership, staffing and quality of care in nursing homes 

    Havig, Anders Kvale; Skogstad, Anders; Kjekshus, Lars Erik; Romøren, Tor Inge (BioMed Central, 2011-11-28)
    Background: Leadership and staffing are recognised as important factors for quality of care. This study examines the effects of ward leaders’ task- and relationship-oriented leadership styles, staffing levels, ratio of ...
    Journal article
  • Time in bed, sleep sufficiency and emotional and behavioral problems in a general population of 10-12 year old children 

    Fosse, Hedvik Elisabeth; Pallesen, Ståle; Hysing, Mari; Stormark, Kjell Morten (Bentham Open, 2011-10)
    Objective: To examine the relationship between time in bed, sleep sufficiency and emotional and behavioral problems in a general population of children aged 10-12 years (N=5095). Methods: Emotional and behavioral problems ...
    Journal article