Books - Page 3

Published Aug. 2, 2016 1:24 PM

Håkon Larsen has written the chapter, "The crisis of public service broadcasting reconsidered: privatization and digitalization in Scandinavia" in this new collection of essays that brings a dramatically different perspective to bear on the contemporary 'crisis of journalism'.

Published June 2, 2016 10:29 AM

This new book edited by Elin Skaar, Jemima Garcia-Godos and Cath Collins addresses current developments in transitional justice in Latin America – effectively the first region to undergo concentrated transitional justice experiences in modern times.

More information is available at www.routledge.com

Published June 2, 2016 10:19 AM

Joseph Yaro and Jan Hesselberg are the editors of this new volume that presents conceptual and empirical discussions of adaptation to climate change/variability in West Africa.

More information is available at www.springer.com

 

Published Dec. 2, 2015 8:17 AM

Ragnvald Kalleberg has contributed the chapter ”Scientific Misconduct, Plagiarism, and Institutional Control of Misconduct” in this revised edition of the reference work of social and behavioral sciences.

More information at www.elsevier.com

Published Nov. 17, 2015 10:18 AM

Per Gunnar Røe, Bengt Andersen & Oddrun Kristine Sæter have contributed the chapter "Trust and distrust in Oslo. Examining the relationship between the ideals of urban policy and the (re)actions of citizens" in this book which highlights the changing face of social sustainability and social disintegration in Scandinavian cities.

More information at www.nordicacademicpress.com  

Published Nov. 5, 2015 3:03 PM

Ragnvald Kalleberg has contributed chapter 17: "Plagiarism as Violation of Law in Norway. On Inappropriate Juridification of Research Ethics". In a new book which discusses issues relating to integrity in research

More information at www.worldscientific.com

Published Nov. 5, 2015 2:45 PM

In this new book Ivar Frønes examines and brings together the various disciplines and perspectives on socialization in the life course approach and presents an analysis of socialization that advances our understanding of the process.

More information at www.springer.com

Published Oct. 16, 2015 8:23 AM

This new book, edited by Karen O'Brien and Elin Selboe, presents climate change as an adaptive challenge that is fundamentally linked to beliefs, values and worldviews, as well as to power, politics, identities and interests.

Published Apr. 18, 2013 2:09 PM

Abdulkader Saleh Mohammad, senior research fellow at the Department of Sociology and Human Geography, presents in this book an analysis of the identity of the agro-pastoral Saho community in Eritrea, which was cemented during centuries of confrontation with Abyssinian rulers and by their rebellion against external domination.

For more information visit www.lit-verlag.de

Published Feb. 28, 2013 12:57 PM

Grete Brochmann and Elena Jurado are the editors of a new book about European immigration policy. In this book, leading immigration experts question the effectiveness of countries selecting immigrants on the basis of national interests. Besides efforts to regulate the flow and rights of immigrants, they argue that governments across Europe need to devise labour market, welfare and immigration policies in a more integrated fashion.