Books

Published Apr. 29, 2019 1:11 PM

Andrea J. Nightingale has edited a textbook on environment and sustainability, as well as  written several chapters. The book covers conceptual and theoretical issues based on a range of disciplines, and it illustrates this with case studies from across geographical regions.

Published Jan. 10, 2019 11:03 AM

Hege Skjeie, Cathrine Holst and Mari Teigen have contributed to this book with a chapter on Splendid Isolation? On How a Non-member Is Affected by—And Affects—EU Gender Equality Policy.

Published Nov. 22, 2018 10:09 AM

This book by Lise Kjølsrød provides a bottom-up contribution to contemporary political and cultural theory, by presenting leisure activities as a democratic arena. 

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.