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    • The aetiology and trajectory of anabolic-androgenic steroid use initiation: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research 

      Sagoe, Dominic; Andreassen, Cecilie Schou; Pallesen, Ståle (BioMed Central, 2014-07-02)
      Background: To our knowledge, there has never been a systematic review and synthesis of the qualitative literature on the trajectory and aetiology of nonmedical anabolic-androgenic steroid (AAS) use. Methods: We systematically ...
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    • Aggression from Patients or Next of Kin and Exposure to Bullying Behaviors: A Conglomerate Experience? 

      Reknes, Iselin; Notelaers, Guy; Magerøy, Nils; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Einarsen, Ståle (Hindawi, 2017-02-08)
      Although workplace violence and aggression have been identified as important stressors in the nursing profession, studies simultaneously comparing patient-initiated aggression and exposure to bullying behaviors at work are ...
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    • Alcohol and illicit drug use are important factors for school-related problems among adolescents 

      Heradstveit, Ove; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Hetland, Jørn; Hysing, Mari (Frontiers, 2017-06-20)
      The aim of this study was to investigate the association between alcohol and drug use, and school-related problems measured by low grade point average (GPA) and high school attendance. We also examined potential confounding ...
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    • Alkoholbruk, partilfredshet og samlivsstatus. Før, inn i, og etter svangerskapet – korrelater eller konsekvenser? 

      Mellingen, Sonja (The University of Bergen, 2016-03-10)
      Women in Norway usually reduce or stop using alcohol when they realize that they are pregnant. However, information about their postpartum drinking pattern is scarce, and we also know little about how expecting fathers ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Angst og depresjon som risikofaktorer for uføretrygding 

      Mykletun, Arnstein (The University of Bergen, 2001)
      The aim of the present study was to examine the influence of anxiety and depression as risk factors for disability pension. The empirical data was obtained from the two health-studies in Nord-Trøndelag County in Norway in ...
      Master thesis
    • Antecedents of Norwegian Adolescents’ Choice of Educational Pathway in Hospitality and Tourism 

      Dagsland, Åse Helene Bakkevig; Mykletun, Reidar J.; Einarsen, Ståle (Aalborg University, 2017)
      This study investigates the extent to which Norwegian adolescents (age 15–16 years) choose vocational foundation classes for high school related to the hospitality industry and intend to complete their certificate of ...
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    • Applicant Personality and Procedural Justice Perceptions of Group Selection Interviews 

      Bye, Hege Høivik; Sandal, Gro Mjeldheim (Springer, 2015)
      Purpose: We investigated how job applicants’ personalities influence perceptions of the structural and social procedural justice of group selection interviews (i.e., a group of several applicants being evaluated ...
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    • Arbeidsmiljø i et toppsikret fengsel. Konfrontasjoner, utbrenthet og mestring 

      Ommedal, Siv; Wadseth, John Petter (The University of Bergen, 2001)
      This study examined social and psychological factors at work, interpersonal contact including various types of confrontations with inmates, burnout, and copingstrategies among correctional employees in one of the biggest ...
      Master thesis
    • Are virtues national, supranational, or universal? 

      van Oudenhoven, Jan Pieter; de Raad, Boele; Timmerman, Marieke E.; Askevis-Leherpeux, Françoise; Boski, Pawel; Carmona, Carmen; Choubisa, Rajneesh; del Carmen Dominguez, Alejandra; Bye, Hege Høivik; Kurylo, Anastacia; Lahmann, Cornelia; Mastor, Khairul; Selenko, Eva; Slezáčková, Alena; Smith, Ripley; Tip, Linda; Yik, Michelle (Springer, 2014-05-02)
      Many studies investigated cultural differences in values, most notably by Hofstede and Schwarz. Relatively few have focused on virtues, a related and important concept in contemporary social science. The present paper ...
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    • Are virtues national, supranational, or universal? 

      van Oudenhoven, Jan Pieter; de Raad, Boele; Timmerman, Marieke E.; Askevis-Leherpeux, Francoise; Boski, Pawel; Carmona, Carmen; Choubisa, Rajneesh; Dominguez, Alejandra del Carmen; Bye, Hege Høivik; Anastacia, Kurylo; Lahmann, Cornelia; Mastor, Khairul; Selenko, Eva; Slezáčková, Alena; Smith, Ripley; Tip, Linda; Yik, Michelle (Springer, 2014-05-02)
      Many studies investigated cultural differences in values, most notably by Hofstede and Schwarz. Relatively few have focused on virtues, a related and important concept in contemporary social science. The present paper ...
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    • Attentional bias in snus users: An experimental study 

      Mentzoni, Rune Aune; Sætrevik, Bjørn; Molde, Helge; Wiium, Nora; Hetland, Jørn; Fagerland, Ida; Nordnes, Linn Tinnesand; Storemark, Sunniva Straume; Fossum, Ingrid Nesdal; Pallesen, Ståle (PLoS, 2014-10-08)
      The use of nicotine in the form of ‘‘snus’’ is substantial and increasing in some geographic areas, in particular among young people. It has previously been suggested that addictions may operate through a mechanism of ...
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    • 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. ...
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    • Attitudes, efficacy beliefs, and willingness to pay for environmental protection when travelling 

      Doran, Rouven; Hanss, Daniel; Larsen, Svein (SAGE, 2015-04-09)
      Environmental sustainability may be seen as a collective challenge that can only be met if a sufficient number of individuals cooperate. Whether or not individual tourists are willing to contribute their share may thus ...
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    • Autentisk ledelse og situasjonsbevissthet 

      Rysstad, Julie (The University of Bergen, 2017)
      This study presents the relationship between authentic leadership and situation awareness. This is linked to subjective risk assessment and unsafe actions in workplace. The study is a pre-registered replication, and it ...
      Master thesis
    • Behandling av unipolar depresjon med Elektrokonvulsiv terapi - En systematisk litteraturgjennomgang av studier på Elektrokonvulsiv terapi og dens innvirkning på anterograd hukommelse hos pasienter med unipolar depresjon. 

      Sundt, Jeanette Alexandra (The University of Bergen, 2016-09-30)
      The aim of the present study is to map anterograde memorydysfunction among patients with unipolar depression following terminated treatment using electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). ECT represents one of the most ...
      Master thesis
    • The Bergen Shopping Addiction Scale: Reliability and validity of a brief screening test 

      Andreassen, Cecilie Schou; Griffiths, Mark D.; Pallesen, Ståle; Bilder, Robert; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Aboujaoude, Elias (Frontiers, 2015-09-17)
      Although excessive and compulsive shopping has been increasingly placed within the behavioral addiction paradigm in recent years, items in existing screens arguably do not assess the core criteria and components of addiction. ...
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    • 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 ...
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    • The Brief Norwegian Safety Climate Inventory (Brief NORSCI) – Psychometric properties and relationships with shift work, sleep, and health 

      Nielsen, Morten Birkeland; Hystad, Sigurd William; Eid, Jarle (Elsevier Ltd., 2015-11-26)
      The aim of this study was to establish the psychometric properties of the 11-item Brief Norwegian Safety Climate Inventory (Brief NORSCI) and to examine direct and indirect associations between shift work schedules, sleep ...
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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
    • Can I Make a Difference? The Role of General and Domain-specific Self-efficacy in Sustainable Consumption Decisions 

      Hanss, Daniel; Böhm, Gisela (Pabst Science Publishers, 2010)
      We report a study which explored sustainable development self-efficacy (SDSE) beliefs, that is, domain-specific self-efficacy beliefs concerning one’s ability to foster sustainable development. We propose that ...
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