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Les recherches comparatives sur la pauvreté: quelques questions fondamentales
Complexity and Hybrid Public Administration—Theoretical and Empirical Challenges
This article provides a greater understanding of hybrid public administration. Different generations of public sector reforms have accentuated hybrid and complex features of public organizations, resulting in multiple-layer ...
Subsistence and institutional system in a Norwegian mountain valley
(University of Kentucky, 1952)
From Fermentation to Maturity? Reflections on Media and Communication Studies: An Interview with Todd Gitlin, Jostein Gripsrud & Michael Schudson
(USC Annenberg, School for Communication, 2009)
Twenty-six years after the Journal of Communication published a special issue entitled “Ferment in the Field,” Professors Todd Gitlin, Jostein Gripsrud and Michael Schudson reflect on the state of the field of media and ...
Explaining whistle blowing processes in the Norwegian labour market: Between individual power resources and institutional arrangements
The aim of this article is to examine the explanatory forces of power resources and institutional factors on whistle blowing activity, its effectiveness and reactions. The authors analyse survey material of 6000 Norwegian ...
Les aspects politiques de la réduction de la pauvreté
Political accountability and performance audit: the case of the auditor general in Norway
Performance audit is widely used in public administration, but, at present, little empirical evidence exists on its usefulness and contribution to accountability. Based on survey data from 353 civil servants in Norway, ...
Elite perceptions of the poor: reflections for a comparative research project
(SAGE Publications, 2000)
This articlc presents the theoretical foundations for an ongoing research project on elites and their perceptions of poverty and poor people within their own societies. We are addressing this topic for two reasons. First, ...
On Transdiegetic Sounds in Computer Games
This article will identify and define the concept of transdiegetic sound space in computer games, and discuss the relationship of this space to action and events in the game. The point of departure for the article is based ...