Books

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. 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. 

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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.

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Published Aug. 11, 2017 1:14 PM

Cathrine Holst, Hege Skjeie and Mari Teigen have contributed to this book with a chapter on Benevolent contestations: Mainstreaming, judicialisation and Europeanization in Norwegian gender + equality debate.

Published July 6, 2017 2:24 PM

In this book Fredrik Engelstad and Anniken Hagelund scrutinize Nordic – in particular Norwegian – working life and welfare states from the perspective of institutional change.

Published July 6, 2017 2:16 PM

In this book Jan Hesselberg presents conceptual and empirical discussions of adaptation to climate change/variability in West Africa.

Published July 6, 2017 1:56 PM

In this book Håkon Larsen investigates the legitimation work done in public service broadcaster in the Scandinavian countries, the Norwegian National Opera and Ballet, the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Metropolitan Opera in New York City.    

Published July 5, 2017 1:29 PM

Er det pedagogiske moteretninger eller forskingsbasert kunnskap som styrer valg av intervensjoner i barnehage og skole? I boken "Inkludering og utvikling - førebyggande intervensjonar i barnehage og skule", har Ivar Frønes, Sigrun Ertesvåg, Helene Eng og John Kjøbli  gått sammen for å bidra med et forskningsbasert grunnlag for å velge tilnærminger som kan styrke læringsmiljøet i barnehager og skoler. 

Published July 5, 2017 1:08 PM

Véronique Dupont, David Jordhus-Lier, Catherine Sutherland, Einar Braathen have edited the book: "The Politics of Slums in the Global South: Urban Informalilty in Brazil, India, South Africa and Peru"