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    • Hole, Arne; Onstad, Torgeir; Hagen, Tor Espen; Grønmo, Liv Sissel (2019)
      "The book discusses various challenges and solutions related to the coordination of health and welfare services. Coordination is central to creating integrated services for users with complex needs. In order to understand ...
    • Kvaalvaag, Robert W.; Winje, Geir (2019)
      "This book is a collection of essays on Bob Dylan and religion. The eight scientific essays present new perspectives on the subject, aiming to elucidate the role played by religion in Bob Dylan’s artistic output and in the ...
    • Gjøtterud, Sigrid; Hiim, Hilde; Husebø, Dag; Jensen, Liv Helene (2020)
      "The purpose of this anthology is to show different perspectives on epistemology, research roles and contexts in action research. Contributors are researchers who have extensive experience in combining practice development ...
    • Gjøtterud, Stein; Hiim, Hilde; Husebø, Dag; Jensen, Liv Helene; Steen-Olsen, Tove Herborg; Stjernestrøm, Else (2017)
      Action Research in Norway. Theoretical and empirical diversity is an anthology consisting of twenty scientific articles from the fields of education, health, science centers, arts and working life. The anthology provides ...
    • Stenheim, Tonny; Baksaas, Kjell Magne; Kulset, Ellen M. (2020)
      "Topics in Accounting and Auditing is a scientific anthology with articles shedding light on relevant issues in financial accounting and auditing. The book also contains articles in the adjacent subject areas of non-financial ...
    • Langseth, Marius; Similä, Jan Ole (2021)
      "How does the public sector manage the vast sums spent annually on goods and services? For individual municipalities, counties, and state agencies it is, in practical terms, about obtaining resources that enable them to ...
    • Bachke, Carl Christian; Hermansen, Mads (2020)
      "From an international standpoint, the docent position in Norway is unique, insomuch as it is a top academic position equivalent to a professorship. This book combines a thorough examination of the docent’s role and place ...
    • Evenstad, Randi; Knut Greve, Anne; Seim, Sissel; Bekken, Wenche; Ekne Ruud, Marit; Kristensen, Olav; Andersen, Bengt; Opsahl, Kari; Sæter, Oddrun; Andreassen Becher, Aslaug; Rossholt, Nina (2018)
      "What are the conditions children and young people experience in the city? What opportunities does the city provide for interaction between people and urban spaces and places? What sociomaterial conditions for participation ...
    • (2017)
      Freedom of speech is a fundamental human right and a core value in liberal democracies. It is also, however, one of our time’s most contested issues, constantly claimed to be either too wide-ranging, at the peril of ...
    • Johnson, Urban; Ivarsson, Andreas (2018)
      Sporting and sport psychological accomplishments are an important part of Scandinavian culture. Psychological factors have been demonstrated to have a major impact on both participation and achievements in sport. Sport ...
    • Torgersen, Glenn-Egil (2018)
      "The main objective of this chapter is to clarify some key and overall theoretical and conceptual frameworks underlying the research project “Samhandling Under Risk” (SUR), as discussed in the various chapters of this ...
    • Johansen, Bjørn Tore; Erikstad, Martin K. (2018)
      "The aim of this study was to investigate characteristics of situations when top referees in soccer make an incorrect decision. Two expert panels, consisting of four top referees and four top players respectively, assessed ...
    • Steiro, Trygve J.; Torgersen , Glenn-Egil (2018)
      "The chapter starts with a criticism of management and control concepts that have been rooted in economic or psychological theories and models, although society’s complexity and the pace of change will demand a broader ...
    • Haugen, Tommy; Ulland Salvesen, Kjetil Marius; Høigaard, Rune; Haugen, Tommy; Salvesen, Kjetil Marius Ulland; Høigaard, Rune (2018)
      "The study aim was twofold: 1) Review basic principles of test-retest reliability, and 2) investigate the reliability of a test procedure of a one-minute time trial on an ergometer bicycle in relatively well-trained young ...
    • Malnes, Raino (2018)
      "This chapter sheds light on interaction (samhandling) between scientists and politicians. What happens when the latter gives the former a role in an effort to ensure that society is not exposed to an unforeseen calamity? ...
    • Haugen, Tommy; Ulland Salvesen, Kjetil Marius; h,; Haugen, Tommy; Salvesen, Kjetil Marius Ulland; Høigaard, Rune (2018)
      "The aim of the study was to examine the extent in which verbal feedback (positive and negative) affected the collective efficacy, and to what extent an increase in collective efficacy would affect the propensity to ...
    • Drake, Irmelin (2018)
      "This chapter explores the link between social innovation and collaboration among change agents and stakeholders. Social innovation is a field on the rise, both practically and theoretically (Cajaiba-Santana, 2014), and ...
    • Wadel , Carl Cato (2018)
      "The chapter presents a case from a government agency in Norway, where two assistant directors share a leadership position and must interact extensively. The main purpose is to highlight some benefits and challenges ...
    • Steiro, Tryge. J.; Torgersen, Glenn-Egil (2018)
      "This chapter aims to examine how samhandling and concurrent learning work together. “Concurrent learning” is a form of simultaneous learning, where many learning processes related to samhandling take place at the same ...
    • Herberg, Marius; Torgersen, Glenn-Egil; Rundmo, Torbjørn (2018)
      "This study examines self-assessment of preparedness for unforeseen events and how it varies between groups and individuals according to roles and functions within an organization. The study has two objectives. The first ...