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  • Aars, Jacob; Christensen, Dag Arne; Midtbø, Tor (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-05)
    Our paper aims to analyse the effects of heterogeneity/homogeneity on political participation in three metropolitan areas in Norway. One hypothesis is that socially and/or ethnically homogenous urban areas will have a ...
  • Midtbø, Tor; Christensen, Dag Arne; Aars, Jacob (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-04)
    This article seeks to identify and quantify variation in Norwegian local party support across different geographical entities. Drawing on the traditional political cleavage literature as well as the more recent literature ...
  • Ringkjøb, Hans-Erik; Aars, Jacob (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2008-05)
    According to our analysis we are moving slowly in the right direction on the way to gender balance in local politics. During the last 20-30 years we have witnessed a positive development. The representation of women has ...
  • Fimreite, Anne Lise; Flo, Yngve; Aars, Jacob (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2002-12)
    This Note describes three lectures by representatives of the Rokkan Centre. The lectures were commissioned by the Department of Local Government of the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, where they ...
  • Aars, Jacob; Christensen, Dag Arne (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-09)
    The paper focuses on the supply side of local political recruitment processes in Norway. More precisely we are looking at gender differences in political motivation. At a general level we find that women are less motivated ...
  • Christensen, Dag Arne; Aars, Jacob (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-06)
    This study maps how two municipalities, Modalen and Kvam, have used ICT in local democracy. In Modalen, commercial interest wanted the community to serve as a pilot for broadband testing. The project Multimedia@Modalen ...
  • Ringkjøb, Hans-Erik; Aars, Jacob (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-10)
    This paper explores two crucial stages of the local political recruitment process: a) The nomination process, and b) the process whereby committee positions are allocated. Both processes are mainly controlled by political ...
  • Aars, Jacob; Kvalvåg, Svein (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2004-12)
    The project «New Forms of Political Participation in an Urban Context» has aimed at gaining insights into local citizenship and new forms of political participation within an urban context. Increasingly, Norwegian cities ...
  • Aars, Jacob; Christensen, Dag Arne (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2011-01)
    Relasjonen mellom stat og kommune innenfor Nav-reformen beskrives gjerne som et partnerskap. Partnerskapet kommer til uttrykk gjennom organiseringen av de lokale Nav-kontorene, men også i de avtalene som inngås mellom ...
  • Christensen, Dag Arne; Aars, Jacob (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2002-12)
    This study, supported by the ministry of Local Government and Regional development, maps the way in which Norwegian municipalities use ICT in local democracy. New information and communication technologies have been ...

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