A new feature is the massive mobilization of feminism in social media, says professor Cathrine Holst.
There is a clear correlation between adaptations to climate change, human safety and reducing disaster risks.- We can reduce our vulnerability to extreme weather, says Karen O'Brien.
The use of drugs will be decriminalized, and fewer will be imprisoned, says Willy Pedersen.
Mobility closure in the upper class: assessing time and forms of capital
Apr. 5, 2018
In this article Maren Toft explores intra‐ and intergenerational mobility patterns in the upper strata of the Norwegian class structure.
Do terrorist attacks affect ethnic discrimination in the labour market?
Jan. 29, 2018
Terrorist attacks are known to influence public opinion, but do they also change behaviour? Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund,Tak Wing Chan, Elisabeth Ugreninov, Arnﬁnn H. Midtbøen and Jon Rogstad address this question by comparing the results of two identical randomized ﬁeld experiments on ethnic discrimination in hiring.
The new feminism
Mar. 8, 2018
The #Metoo campaign that swept across Norway and the world before Christmas is part of what is called the fourth wave of feminism. Sociology professor Cathrine Holst thinks the women in today's women's struggle seem to be more united than they were at the turn of the millennium.
Call for Abstracts to Conference on Nordic Solutions to Robust Societies
Feb. 26, 2018
The 5th Nordic Conference on Climate Change Adaptation will be held in Norrköping, Sweden 23-25 October 2018.