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Published June 19, 2018 12:42 PM

Cathrine Holst has contributed a chapter to the book Sustainable Modernity: The Nordic Model and Beyond by Nina Witoszek, Atle Midttun

Published June 19, 2018 12:34 PM

Emma Arnold has contributed a chapter to the book Urban Planet: Knowledge towards Sustainable Cities, published by Cambridge University Press.

Published May 18, 2018 10:58 AM

Drawing on register data for the Oslo area, and tracking moves in 2010, Terje Wessel and Viggo Nordvik provide circumstantial evidence for the the racial proxy version of 'white flight' theory in this article.

Published May 15, 2018 1:52 PM

Jemima García-Godos has contributed with a chapter on Latin America in the book The Politics of Victimhood in Post-conflict Societies: Comparative and Analytical Perspectives.

Published May 15, 2018 1:43 PM

In this article Jemima García-Godos and Henrik Wiig identify strengths and limitations in the ongoing process of land restitution in Colombia in order to assess its potential contribution to a post-conflict future.

Published May 9, 2018 10:36 AM

This article by Heidi Østbø Haugen examines the role of intermediation in creating entanglements and undermining market orders.

Published May 9, 2018 9:45 AM

Heidi Østbø Haugen`s new article explore the role of brokers in the establishment and development of African trading communities in China.

 

Published Apr. 24, 2018 12:58 PM

By following 21 complete birth cohorts, Maren Toft utilize sequence analysis and systematically explore pathways that lead to the Norwegian upper class during 10 years of adulthood.

Published Apr. 5, 2018 2:39 PM

In this article Maren Toft  explores intra‐ and intergenerational mobility patterns in the upper strata of the Norwegian class structure.

Published Jan. 29, 2018 1:05 PM

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.

Published Jan. 16, 2018 12:36 PM

In this article Terje Wessel, Lena Magnusson Turner and Viggo Nordvik explore demographic processes behind ethnic geographies in Oslo.

Published Jan. 9, 2018 1:06 PM

Maren Toft and Magne Flemmen have contributed to the book New Direction in Elite Studies with a chapter on  The gendered reproduction of the upper class.

Published Jan. 4, 2018 3:48 PM

 This article by Anne Krogstad tries to capture the visual mode of political communication by studying how the portrayal of politicians provides the public with knowledge about the world of politics during different information eras.

Published Dec. 20, 2017 10:57 AM

In Topoi/Graphein Christian Abrahamsson maps the paradoxical limit of the in-between to reveal that to be human is to know how to live with the difference between the known and the unknown.

Published Dec. 20, 2017 10:49 AM

Inger Furseth`s new book is an empirical comparative study of the complexity of religion in the public spheres of the five Nordic countries.

Published Dec. 19, 2017 1:02 PM

In this article, Willy Pedersen, Anders Bakken and Tilmann von Soest examine the relative influence of  neighborhood and school on the alcohol socialization process. The study suggests that “privileged” youth may be at risk of high alcohol consumption. 

Published Dec. 14, 2017 1:37 PM

Cathrine Holst is a coeditor to the volume Expertisation and democracy in Europe. The book provides an account of the role and re-organisation of expertise and expert knowledge in Europe and the European Union in a broad range of policy spheres, contributing to the debate triggered by the recent crises. 

Published Dec. 14, 2017 1:29 PM

In this article, Dr. Victor Lund Shammas draws on archival research in Stanford, California to study the origins of neoliberal ideology and its historical trajectory.

Published Nov. 29, 2017 3:21 PM

This article by Maren Toft provides empirical evidence of residential pathways in the Oslo region over the life course; it does so by using population-wide data in a 24-year panel, while focusing on residency in affluent and deprived areas.

Published Nov. 29, 2017 3:15 PM

In this article Victor Shammas offer five lessons for a science of crime and punishment based on Pierre Bourdieu’s works.

 

Published Nov. 16, 2017 11:26 AM

Andreas Scmitz, Magne Flemmen and Lennart Rosenlund argue that "fear"has been largely neglected in social science. In this article the authors show that concerns, fear, and worries are constitutive characteristics of the habitus by investigating the structure of ‘fear manifestations’ in relation to the social space. 

Published Nov. 16, 2017 11:20 AM

Magne Flemmen and Mike Savage has published an article on the contemporary significance of white racism and its association with nationalist sentiment in the UK.

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Published Nov. 16, 2017 11:07 AM

Does it matter where you go to secondary school? In the UK, the answer is apparently yes. Aaron Reeves, Sam Friedman,Charles Rahal and Magne Flemmen has published an article about private schools and elite Recruitment in American Sociological Review.

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Published Oct. 25, 2017 10:19 AM

The book Politics of Citizenship in Indonesia by Eric Hiariej and Kristian Stokke presents case studies of citizenship in diverse contexts and from diverse angles to reveal how citizens are engaging in public life in Indonesia.

Published Aug. 31, 2017 1:55 PM

 Willy Pedersen, Viggo Jan Vestel and Anders Bakken have published an article regarding attitudes among ordinary adolescents in favour of the use of political violence and radicalization in Sage Journals.