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The Concept of Well Being in the Butiki Village: A Critical Perspective on Development and Modernization in a Ugandan Village
(The University of Bergen, 2004)
Improving the conditions of the poor is an essential part of the dominant development discourse. This discourse does not often include the actors’ point of view in the design process of development projects. Although the ...
Ny GIV Overgangsprosjektet – konsekvenser for skolen. Evaluering av Ny GIV Overgangsprosjektet. Sluttrapport
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2013-11)
Contraception, abortion and state socialism: categories in birth control discourses and policies
(Faculty of Law, Kansai University, 2007)
The article is about the politics of birth control in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). I will map abortion and contraception policies and discourses during and after state socialism, with Russia, Poland and Romania as ...
4D Seismic History Matching Using the Ensemble Kalman Filter (EnKF): Possibilities and Challenges
(The University of Bergen, 2010-05-27)
This research endeavor presents a 4D seismic history matching work flow based on the ensemble Kalman filter (EnKF) methodology. The objective of this work is to investigate the sensitivity of different combinations ...
Indian Ocean: Validation of the Miami Isopycnic Coordinate Ocean Model and ENSO events during 1958–1998
(American Geophysical Union, 2002-05-25)
In the Indian Ocean, in situ data are sparse both in time and space. Therefore, numerical models are one of the major tools for further understanding of the ocean circulation. We have implemented, validated, and done a 40 ...
Two variants of decentralised health care: A comparison of Norway and Sweden
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2012-05)
This paper discusses the development of the Norwegian and Swedish hospital systems from a historical-comparative perspective. The development of the Swedish system has been characterised by institutional stability, while ...
Global Moments in the Levant. A Unifob Global Research Project
Global moments are breakthrough events that change people’s lives and their futures. They are developments that typically call for significant adaptation leading to new forms of cooperation or conflict. Few places on earth ...
A high-resolution study of Holocene paleoclimatic and paleoceanographic changes in the Nordic Seas
(American Geophysical Union, 2003-03-26)
High-resolution records from IMAGES core MD95-2011 in the eastern Norwegian Sea provide evidence for relatively large- and small-scale high-latitude climate variability throughout the Holocene. During the early and ...
Greenland Ice Sheet Elevation Ehange in Winter and Influence of Atmospheric Teleconnections in the Northern Hemisphere
(Institute of atmospheric physics, Chinese academy of sciences, Science press, 2009-11-16)
Deep sea sedimentary analogs for the Vostok ice core
(American Geophysical Union and the Geochemical Society, 2003-08-07)
Many applications of the Vostok ice core depend critically on the ability to make stratigraphic ties to marine records in the adjacent Southern Ocean. Here we present oxygen isotopic records from high accumulation rate ...