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Ethnic Minorities in Central Europe: What predicts civic engagement and the feeling of being socially integrated?
(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-19)
Introduction: This thesis investigated how demographic variables affected the social well-being amongst ethnic minorities in Central Europe, building on acculturation and social capital theory. Method: The sample consisted ...
Clinical Significance of Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD) in Insomnia Patients
(Bentham Open, 2008)
Diagnostisk vurderingspraksis i matematikk
(The University of Bergen, 2014-11-11)
In 2004, a report from OECD concluded that Norwegian schools lacked information about the progress of the students, and furthermore did not have sufficient tools for identifying students who needed extra support. After ...
Fattigdommen og ubehaget Om avvik mellom verdier og atferd når det gjelder verdens fattige
(The University of Bergen, 2007)
The present study investigated the extent to which being reminded of personally held humanistic values and one’s own effort to help the world’s poor serves to provoke cognitive dissonance. Furthermore, it investigated ...
Relations between job insecurity and job satisfaction, subjective health complaints, and organizational attitudes among industrial workers in Norway
(The University of Bergen, 2004)
In order to stay vital and competitive in a changing labour market, organizations engage in various adaptive strategies such as downsizing and mergers. Adaptation strategies may vary but they all have one ting in common; ...
Arbeidshukommelse og prosessering av påtrengende minner
(The University of Bergen, 2012-04-13)
The purpose of this thesis was to examine the relationship between interference of working memory and intrusive memories. Several studies show that interference of working memory reduces emotional intensity and vividness ...
Workplace bullying as an antecedent to job insecurity and intention to leave: a 6-month prospective study
Workplace bullying is a severe problem in contemporary working life, affecting up to 15 per cent of employees. Among the detrimental outcomes of bullying, it is even postulated as a major risk factor for exclusion from ...
Kriger og kjæreste - faktorer før, under og etter utenlandsoppdrag som kan påvirke samliv
(The University of Bergen, 2012-11-26)
Between 1200 and 1600 Norwegian military personnel annually participate in international operations. Their participation can be experienced as a strain on both the soldiers and their families, yet it is also a situation ...
Personlegdomstesting av plattformsjefkandidatar
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-08)
Offshore installation managers (OIMs) will function as incident commanders in contingency situations on board. Good incident commanders appear to have certain personality characteristics, refered to as the right stuff". ...
Hvordan kan medieomtale påvirke sykefraværsadferd? En pilotstudie
(The University of Bergen, 2012-04-16)
There circulates an anecdotal media effect" among Norwegian welfare scientists. This media effect attempts to describe variations in sickness absence by the assumption that the medias focus on absence influence the general ...