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    • Bullying at work Antecedents and outcomes 

      Matthiesen, Stig Berge (The University of Bergen, 2006-05-30)
      The synopsis: The present thesis is titled "Workplace bullying. Antecedents and outcomes". Hence, it focuses on work place bullying, which is a relatively new research topic within psychology. The synopsis part of the ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Environmental antecedents of workplace bullying: A multi-design approach 

      Hauge, Lars Johan (The University of Bergen, 2010-08-24)
      The overall aim of this thesis is to contribute to an increased understanding of why bullying occurs at workplaces. Workplace bullying may be understood as the process of repeated and prolonged mistreatment and abuse of ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • 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
    • 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
    • Learning environment, students’ coping styles and emotional and behavioural problems 

      Thuen, Elin Marie (The University of Bergen, 2007-05-16)
      One of the main purposes of the present thesis was to investigate to what extent associations between learning environment factors and emotional and behavioural problems could be influenced or accounted for by variations ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Meining som medisin. Ein analyse av placebofenomenet og implikasjonar for terapi og terapeutiske teoriar 

      Ekeland, Tor-Johan (The University of Bergen, 1999-06-11)
      Arbeidet har bakgrunn i eiga røynsle frå terapeutisk arbeid og refleksjonar over fenomenet placebo. Det blir stilt spørsmål om kva placebofenomenet gjeld, og korleis det skal forklarast. Dersom dette er eit reelt ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • 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
    • Nonmedical Anabolic-Androgenic Steroid Use: Prevalence, Attitudes, and Social Perception 

      Sagoe, Dominic (The University of Bergen, 2015-05-27)
      It is important that trends in the prevalence of illicit anabolic-androgenic steroid (AAS) use are monitored and understood globally in order to avert this public health problem. This necessitates the extension of research ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Psychopathy - the heterogeneity of the construct 

      Sandvik, Asle Makoto (The University of Bergen, 2014-09-01)
      Background Hervey Cleckley’s description of psychopathic personality detailed in his book, The Mask of Sanity (1941/1976), has strongly influenced the last seven decades of empirical research on psychopathy. Nevertheless, ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • 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
    • 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
    • To know or not to know? Attitudes towards receiving genetic information among patients and the general public. 

      Wolff, Katharina (The University of Bergen, 2010-11-16)
      Progress in the field of molecular genetics has made it possible to identify individuals with an increased risk for a variety of hereditary diseases. To ensure successful implementation of genetic testing and counselling ...
      Doctoral thesis