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Forholdet mellom gudar og jotnar i norrøn mytologi i lys av det mytologiske namnematerialet
(Studia anthroponymica Scandinavica, 1990)
Trust in Government – the Significance of Attitudes Towards Democracy, the Public Sector and Public Sector Reforms
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-04)
This paper examines trust in government along three dimensions: general levels of trust, trust in political bodies and actors and trust in the civil service. In correlating trust in government with citizens’ general ...
Large-Scale Atmospheric Circulation Variability and its Impacts on the Nordic Seas Ocean Climate - a Review. In: The Nordic Seas: An Integrated Perspective
(American Geophysical Union, 2005)
The large-scale atmospheric circulation and its impacts on the Nordic Seas ocean climate are reviewed. The dominant factors for the atmospheric variability are the Icelandic low and the Azores high, determining the strength ...
Samordning og finansiering av kommunale helsetjenester
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2009-11)
The report discusses various policy initiatives which are relevant for a governmental project with the aim of improving coordination between specialist health care services and municipal health care. Today the responsibility ...
Towards Inclusive Environmental Governance: a Study of the Expert-Lay Interplay in a Brazilian Social Movement
(The University of Bergen, 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 ...
Using the Extended Kalman Filter with a Multilayer Quasi-Geostrophic Ocean Model
(American Geophysical Union, 1992-11-15)
The formulation of the extended Kalman filter for a multilayer nonlinear quasi-geostrophic ocean circulation model is discussed. The nonlinearity in the ocean model leads to an approximative equation for error covariance ...
Coordination and hybrid governance – theoretical and empirical challenges
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2009-06)
Public organizations are increasingly hybrid and complex, trying to attend to numerous and partly conflicting structures and cultural elements at the same time. The different generations of public sector reforms – NPM and ...
A 2-D Visualisation Study of the Mechanisms behind Increased Recovery due to Polymer Injection in Sandstone
(The University of Bergen, 2011-11-20)
The potential of synthetic polymer injection, such as hydrolysed polyacrylamide (HPAM), in reservoirs has been a field of study since the 1960's . The main intension of polymer injection is to improve the problems ...
Circulation and transformation of Atlantic and Arctic water masses in climate models
(The University of Bergen, 2011-12-09)
Ocean heat transport and associated heat loss to the atmosphere contributes significantly to the anomalously mild climate of northwestern Europe and its variability. In this thesis, the circulation and transformation of ...
Nile Issues: Small Streams from the Nile Basin Research Programme
(Fountain Publishers, 2010)
This popular book presents some of the results from the Nile Basin Research Programme. The Nile Basin region faces huge challenges in the future. The ways the Nile issues are solved will have enduring consequences for the ...