Now showing items 113-132 of 138

    • Teaching Philosophy of Science to Science Students: An Alternative Approach 

      Fjelland, Ragnar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Although most scientists and their students probably are skeptical towards philosophy, there has been an increasing demand for philosophy, among others philosophy of science, in science education programs. However, for ...
    • The technique is never neutral. How methodological choices condition the generation of narratives for sustainability 

      Saltelli, Andrea; van der Sluijs, Jeroen P; Kaiser, Matthias; Reinert, Erik S.; Funtowicz, Silvio Oscar; Giampietro, Mario; Benini, Lorenzo (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-02-01)
      How to tackle uncertainties and ensure quality in integrated assessment for sustainability? To what extent does the choice of the methodology condition the narrative produced by the analysis? The present work argues that ...
    • Technoscience, policy and the new media. Nexus or vortex? 

      Saltelli, Andrea; Boulanger, Paul-Marie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-01)
      Science, technology and policy are today entangled in concurrent crises, rapid transformations and conflicts, which are alimented by an ever-accelerating media system. Existing attempts to capture separate elements of ...
    • The temporal cleavage: the case of populist retrotopia vs. climate emergency 

      Hanusch, Frederic; Meisch, Simon (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
      How do time perceptions politicize contestation in the case of climate politics? We argue that across Western Europe and North America, contestation in the climate case and beyond forms along an emerging temporal dividing ...
    • Toward a multi-faceted conception of co-production of climate services 

      Bremer, Scott; Wardekker, Arjan; Dessai, Suraje; Sobolowski, Stefan Pieter; Slaattelid, Rasmus Tore; van der Sluijs, Jeroen P (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-02-11)
      Increasing numbers of scholars and practitioners appeal to procedural theories of ‘co-production’ as they work to transform climate science into climate services. Most work in this direction theorises co-production as an ...
    • Towards Inclusive Environmental Governance: a Study of the Expert-Lay Interplay in a Brazilian Social Movement 

      Delgado Alemán, Ana (Doctoral thesis, 2009-04-17)
      First and foremost this dissertation concerns itself with inclusive manners of environmental governance. In a broad sense, it addresses the science-politics interplay in environmental governance. It focuses upon two main ...
    • Towards Post-Pandemic Sustainable and Ethical Food Systems 

      Kaiser, Matthias; Goldson, Stephen; Buklijas, Tatjana; Gluckman, Peter; Allen, Kristiann; Bardsley, Anne; Lam, Mimi Elizabeth (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      The current global COVID-19 pandemic has led to a deep and multidimensional crisis across all sectors of society. As countries contemplate their mobility and social-distancing policy restrictions, we have a unique opportunity ...
    • Transforming Scientists’ Understanding of Science–Society Relations. Stimulating Double‑Loop Learning when Teaching RRI 

      Hesjedal, Maria Bårdsen; Åm, Heidrun; Sørensen, Knut Holtan; Strand, Roger (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      The problem of developing research and innovation in accordance with society’s general needs and values has received increasing attention in research policy. In the last 7 years, the concept of “Responsible Research and ...
    • Translating tools and indicators in territorial RRI 

      Völker, Thomas; Mazzonetto, Marzia; Slaattelid, Rasmus Tore; Strand, Roger (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
      Introduction: By a series of calls within the Horizon 2020 framework programme, the EU funded projects intended to deploy Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) at a territorial level, in regional research and innovation ...
    • Tråd og tare. Korleis sikre grøn produksjon gjennom bærekraftig materialval 

      Hovstad, Eirik (Master thesis, 2023-05-15)
      Abstract: This master's thesis presents the findings of my internship at Ocean Forest, a large-scale producer of kelp, with the objective of improving and enhancing the efficiency and sustainability of their production. ...
    • Trophic ecology of peripheral fauna at the Fåvne hydrothermal vent field on the Arctic Mid-Ocean Ridge 

      Syvderud, Marte Rødøy (Master thesis, 2023-05-15)
      Fåvne vent field is one of the most recently discovered vents on the Arctic Mid-Ocean Ridge (AMOR) and consists of both active and inactive vents. It was discovered in 2018, and there are only a few published papers on the ...
    • Unpacking the modelling process via sensitivity auditing 

      Lo Piano, Samuele; Sheikholeslami, Razi; Maeso, Arnald Puy; Saltelli, Andrea (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
      Acknowledging the conditionality of model-based evidence facilitates the dialogue between model developers and model users, especially when models are used to guide decisions at the science-policy interface. In general, ...
    • An update of the Worldwide Integrated Assessment (WIA) on systemic insecticides. Part 2: impacts on organisms and ecosystems 

      Pisa, Lennard W.; Goulson, Dave; Yang, En-Cheng; Gibbons, David W.; Sanchez-Bayo, Francisco; Mitchell, Edward; Aebi, Alexandre; van der Sluijs, Jeroen P; MacQuarrie, Chris J.K.; Giorio, Chiara; Long, Elizabeth Yim; McField, Melanie D.; Bijleveld van Lexmond, Maarten; Bonmatin, Jean-Marc (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      New information on the lethal and sublethal effects of neonicotinoids and fipronil on organisms is presented in this review, complementing the previous Worldwide Integrated Assessment (WIA) in 2015. The high toxicity of ...
    • Value- And ecosystem-based management approach- And Pacific herring fishery conflict 

      Lam, Mimi Elizabeth; Pitcher, Tony J.; Surma, Szymon; Scott, Jeffery; Kaiser, Matthias; White, April SJ; Pakhomov, Evgeny A; Ward, Lawrence M (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      We introduce an innovative value- and ecosystem-based management approach (VEBMA) that exposes resource policy tradeoffs, fosters good governance, and can help to resolve conflicts. We apply VEBMA to the Pacific herring ...
    • Virtue Ethics and Integration in Evidence-Based Practice in Psychology 

      Berg, Henrik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-02-18)
      The policy statement for evidence-based practice in psychology is the most important document in contemporary psychotherapy. In its current form, evidence-based practice in psychology gives scientific research precedence ...
    • The visual framing of climate change impacts and adaptation in the IPCC assessment reports 

      Wardekker, Arjan; Lorenz, Susanne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is a key source on climate change information. How the IPCC presents and frames this climate information influences how policymakers and various stakeholders worldwide ...
    • What Ethics for Bioart? 

      Vaage, Nora Sørensen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-04)
      Living artworks created with biotechnology raise a range of ethical questions, some of which are unprecedented, others well known from other contexts. These questions are often discussed within the framework of bioethics, ...
    • What hat are you wearing? On the multiple roles of fishery scientists in the ICES community 

      Dankel, Dorothy Jane; Stange, Kari; Nielsen, Kåre Nolde (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Trends towards a more participatory agenda in policy-relevant science imply that the roles and work tasks of scientists become more multifaceted. In Europe, the increased use of multiannual plans creates a need for fishery ...
    • “What Was That Word? It’s Part of Ensuring Its Future Existence” Exploring Engagement Collectives at the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre 

      Völker, Thomas; Guimarães Pereira, Ângela (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      This paper provides an empirical analysis of an initiative to establish a Community of Practice on citizen engagement at the European Commission’s (EC) Joint Research Centre (JRC). This initiative is one of the more recent ...
    • When laypeople are right and experts are wrong: Lessons from love canal 

      Fjelland, Ragnar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Love Canal, a suburban town in New York State built on a waste disposal site of a former chemical factory, provoked one of the first major environmental controversies. It involved scientists, citizens and politicians, ...