June 17, 2021 1:52 PM
The aim of this book by Sylvi B. Endresen is to broaden our understanding of technological change by adopting the concept of technological retrogression. With reference to concrete cases of technological retrogression a new conceptual framework is developed. The book’s exposition aims at contrasting retrogressive economic dynamics of technological change to progressive dynamics as developed by Schumpeter.
May 6, 2021 1:06 PM
In this open access short reader Arnfinn H. Midtbøen together with Rosita Fibbi and Patrick Simon provides a state of the art overview of the discrimination research field. The emphasis is on discrimination against immigrants and their descendants .
Jan. 30, 2020 12:41 PM
Nine short stories, rooted in the complex reality of the climate crisis, are presented in this book, edited by Karen O’Brien, Ann El Khoury, Nicole Schafenacker and Jordan Rosenfeld.
Aug. 22, 2019 5:19 PM
In this book Robin Leichenko and Karen O’Brien present current and emerging thinking on the social dimensions of climate change.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.