Articles

In this article, Eva Krick and Cathrine Holst question the traditional story of the detachment and independence of expert bodies such as agencies, central banks and expert committees.

In this article Katrine Fangen and Mari Vaage explore Norwegian Progress Party politicians’ change of their rhetoric of immigration after the party for the first time became part of a coalition government in 2013. 

In this article, Anders Underthun, Kristina Zampoukos and David Jordhus-Lier examine the changing employment relations in Norwegian warehouses, and conceptualises the increasing use of temporary agency workers as a redrawing of workplace geographies.

 

In this article, Cathrine Holst identifies underlying normative ideas of the Beijing +20 process and the EU’s approach.

This study executed by Adrian Farner Rogne and Astri Syse provides strong evidence that retirement does not have a causal effect on male mortality.

In this article, Kristina Zampoukosa, Hege Merete Knutsen, Maiken Bjerga Kiil and Gunilla Olofsdotter explore how Swedish agency warehouse workers and temp nurses working in Norway act and think in relation to mobility and how certain spatiotemporalities come into play in the mobility agency of individual workers

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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

 

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.

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

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.

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

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.

 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.

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. 

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.

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.

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

 

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. 

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.