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    • Möbius Band Surprise: A Systematic Illusion in Imagery 

      Haugland, Mons Daniel; Pearson, David G.; Ekroll, Vebjørn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      When a Möbius loop is cut along the middle of the band, the result is a single connected loop, yet anecdotal evidence from science demonstrations and the use of this effect in magic tricks suggest that most people are ...
    • A multilevel model of job insecurity and engagement 

      Pap, Zselyke; Vîrgă, Delia; Maricuțoiu, Laurentiu; Notelaers, Guy (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Purpose The purpose of this current study was to investigate the moderating effect of autonomy (individual-level job resource) and social supportive climate (group-level job resource) on the negative relationship between ...
    • Music and heart rate. Physiological effects from listening to music in different tempos 

      Færøvik, Ulvhild Helena Tormodsdatter (Master thesis, 2017-12-01)
      Music has the power to elicit physiological responses in humans. One assumes that fast music tempo elicit faster heart rate and respiration rate and slower music tempos elicit slower respiration and heart rate. This ...
    • National Income and Income Inequality, Family Affluence and Life Satisfaction Among 13 year Old Boys and Girls: A Multilevel Study in 35 Countries 

      Levin, Kate Ann; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Vollebergh, Wilma; Richter, Matthias; Davies, Carolyn A.; Schnohr, Christina W.; Due, Pernille; Currie, Candace (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2010)
      Adolescence is a critical period where many patterns of health and health behaviour are formed. The objective of this study was to investigate cross-national variation in the relationship between family affluence and ...
    • A national survey on how sexual activity is perceived to be associated with sleep 

      Pallesen, Ståle; Waage, Siri; Thun, Eirunn; Andreassen, Cecilie Schou; Bjorvatn, Bjørn (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      There is a paucity of studies investigating how sexual activity is perceived to influence sleep, despite conceptions about significant gender differences regarding this issue. In all, 4000 persons, aged between 18 and 55 ...
    • A Nationwide Study of Norwegian Beliefs About Same-sex Marriage and Lesbian and Gay Parenthood 

      Hollekim, Ragnhild; Slaatten, Hilde; Anderssen, Norman (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2012)
      In Norway, a gender-neutral Marriage Law that secured equal marriage and parenting rights for lesbian, gay and heterosexual couples took effect in January 2009. The aim of the current study was to explore Norwegian beliefs ...
    • Når barn plasseres utenfor hjemmet: beslutninger, forløp og relasjoner. Under barnevernets (ved)tak 

      Christiansen, Øivin (Doctoral thesis, 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 ...
    • Negative emotions about climate change are related to insomnia symptoms and mental health: Cross-sectional evidence from 25 countries 

      Ogunbode, Charles Adedayo; Pallesen, Ståle; Böhm, Gisela; Doran, Rouven; Bhullar, Navjot; Aquino, Sibele; Marot, Tiago; Schermer, Julie Aitken; Wlodarczyk, Anna; Lu, Su; Jiang, Feng; Salmela-Aro, Katariina; Hanss, Daniel; Maran, Daniela Acquadro; Ardi, Rahkman; Chegeni, Razieh; Tahir, Hajra; Ghanbarian, Elahe; Park, Joonha; Tsubakita, Takashi; Tan, Chee-Seng; van den Broek, Karlijn L.; Chukwuorji, JohnBosco Chika; Ojewumi, Kehinde; Reyes, Marc Eric S.; Lins, Samuel; Enea, Violeta; Volkodav, Tatiana; Sollar, Tomas; Navarro-Carrillo, Ginés; Torres-Marín, Jorge; Mbungu, Winfred; Onyutha, Charles; Lomas, Michael J. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Climate change threatens mental health via increasing exposure to the social and economic disruptions created by extreme weather and large-scale climatic events, as well as through the anxiety associated with recognising ...
    • Never Repeat the Same Trick Twice – Unless it is Cognitively Impenetrable 

      Ekroll, Vebjørn; De Bruyckere, Evy; Vanwezemael, Lotte; Wagemans, Johan (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018)
      In their quest for creating magical experiences, magicians rely on a host of psychological factors. Here, we compare tricks based on attentional misdirection with tricks based on amodal completion. Based on the notion that ...
    • The New Patterns study: coordinated measures to combat child poverty 

      Mølland, Eirin; Vigsnes, Kristine L.; Bøe, Tormod; Danielsen, Hilde; Lundberg, Kjetil; Haraldstad, Kristin; Ask, Torunn Alise; Wilson, Philip; Abildsnes, Eirik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Background Child poverty rates are rising in Norway with potential negative consequences for children. Services for families with low income are often fragmented and poorly integrated, and few coordinated initiatives have ...
    • Nocturnal Road Traffic Noise Exposure and Children’s Sleep Duration and Sleep Problems 

      Weyde, Kjell Vegard Fjeldheim; Krog, Norun Hjertager; Oftedal, Bente Margaret; Evandt, Jorunn; Magnus, Per; Øverland, Simon Nygaard; Clark, Charlotte; Stansfeld, Stephen; Aasvang, Gunn Marit (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-05-06)
      Almost half of the European Union (EU)’s population is exposed to road traffic noise above levels that constitute a health risk. Associations between road traffic noise and impaired sleep in adults have consistently been ...
    • Nonmedical Anabolic-Androgenic Steroid Use: Prevalence, Attitudes, and Social Perception 

      Sagoe, Dominic (Doctoral thesis, 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 ...
    • Nordmenn i fengsel: Motiv for utdanning 

      Manger, Terje; Eikeland, Ole-Johan; Roth, Beate Buanes; Asbjørnsen, Arve Egil (Opplæring innanforkriminalomsorga, Rapport 4/13, Research report, 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 ...
    • Nordmenn i fengsel: Utdanning, arbeid og kompetanse 

      Eikeland, Ole-Johan; Manger, Terje; Asbjørnsen, Arve Egil (Opplæring innanforkriminalomsorga, Rapport 3/13, Research report, 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 social ...
    • Nordmenn stolte på myndighetenes informasjon og tiltak i starten av koronapandemien 

      Sætrevik, Bjørn; Bærøe, Kristine; Carlsen, Benedicte; Bjørkheim, Sebastian Brun (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Effektiv håndtering av en pandemi avhenger av at befolkningen har tillit til myndighetene, og at den stoler på og er villig til å følge smitteverntiltakene. I mars, juni og august 2020 undersøkte vi disse faktorene i tre ...
    • Norwegian Media, Framing Effects and Attitudes Towards Immigrants 

      Førland, Kelly Alexandra Nogueira (Master thesis, 2017-12-20)
      This paper, investigates a possible relationship between negative representations of immigrants by the Norwegian media and attitudes towards immigrants. It also investigates the potential of negatively framed headlines, ...
    • Norwegian physiotherapy teachers’ experience from working in a partnership project in Sudan - A case study approach 

      Haugland, Mildrid Jorunn; Aanes, Mette; Jensen, Gail; Salih, Omeima (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Introduction and Aims: Professionals working abroad as part of a partnership program is a central act of internationalization among higher education institutions. Little research has been carried out on this topic. The ...
    • The Norwegian remote intervention program for problem gambling: Short- and long-term outcomes 

      Erevik, Eilin K.; Pallesen, Ståle; Mohn, Mette; Aspeland, Trond; Vedaa, Øystein; Torsheim, Torbjørn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Background and aim: Although problem gambling typically involves substantial distress, few seek face-to-face treatment. In Norway, problem gamblers can participate in a governmental supported internet- and telephone-based ...
    • Not all synesthetes are alike: Spatial versus visual dimensions of sequence-space synaesthesia 

      Jonas, Clare; Price, Mark (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2014-10-30)
    • Omfang av penge- og dataspillproblemer i Norge 2019 

      Pallesen, Ståle; Mentzoni, Rune Aune; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Erevik, Eilin K.; Molde, Helge; Morken, Arne Magnus (Research report, 2020)