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    • A Critical Analysis of an Innovative Approach: A Case of Diversity in Norwegian Education 

      Burner, Tony; Biseth, Heidi (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      This article investigates an innovative approach that has as its aim to ensure that more students complete secondary education. The national program, called Competence for Diversity, puts emphasis on children with minority ...
    • Abandoned ideas and the energies of failure 

      Sjøvoll, Vibeke; Grothen, Geir; Frers, Lars (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Our academic life is ripe with failures and things abandoned, with hurt and feelings of defeat and despair. Already as students, we learn how to hide and tuck away such experiences and the impact they have on us. As a ...
    • Action camera: First person perspective or hybrid in motion? 

      Lofthus, Liv Gardsjord; Frers, Lars (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      In this article, we discuss the usage of action cameras in research. First, we elaborate on the idea of the camera providing a first-person perspective, possibly giving access to the research participant’s subjectivity, ...
    • Ahamb (Malekula, Vanuatu) – Language Context 

      Rangelov, Tihomir; Bratrud, Tom; Barbour, Julie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      The Ahamb language is spoken by around 950 people, most of whom reside on the small Ahamb Island off the south coast of Malekula, the second largest island in the Republic of Vanuatu in the South Pacific. Ahamb is one of ...
    • Allmenn kulturlov i Norge : mellom juss og kulturpolitikk 

      Kvarv, Sture (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      The article discusses the political process in connection with a general law regulating the cultural field in Norway. This particular question will be related to the area of cultural politics and to the development of the ...
    • Ambiguity in a Charismatic Revival: Inverting Gender, Age and Power Relations in Vanuatu 

      Bratrud, Tom (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      During a Christian revival movement on Ahamb Island in Vanuatu in 2014, gender- and age-based hierarchies were inverted as women and children were given divine authority and men were positioned as threats to sociopolitical ...
    • Anaerobic Digestion of Aqueous Pyrolysis Liquid in ADM1 

      Raya, Dheeraj; Ghimire, Nirmal; Flatabø, Gudny Øyre; Bergland, Wenche Hennie (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Aqueous pyrolysis liquid (APL) is formed from pyrolysis of lignocellulosic biomass and is considered as a possible feed for anaerobic digestion (AD). APL is known to contain many components that can have a negative impact ...
    • At the Confluence of Leisure and Devotion: Hindu Pilgrimage and Domestic Tourism in India 

      Aukland, Knut (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      In this article I draw on a wide range of studies including my own field research to provide a bird’s-eye perspective of the various points of connection, confluence and overlap between Hindu pilgrimage and domestic tourism ...
    • 'Å vite når hjertet skal begynne å danse' Om faste og fest i den første trykte tekst på norsk 

      Hareide, Sigurd (Journal article, 2019)
      Bokåret 2019 ble feiret over hele landet som et femhundreårsjubileum for boken, lesningen og leserne. To katolske gudstjenestebøker ble utgitt i 1519 som Norges første trykte bøker. De ble trykt i utlandet. Utgiver var den ...
    • Barnehagelæreres oppfatninger om muslimsk barneoppdragelse 

      Krogstad, Kari (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Artikkelen baserer seg på intervjuer med pedagoger i en barnehage om deres oppfatninger av barneoppdragelse til foreldre med muslimsk bakgrunn, og hvordan dette påvirker barnehagelærernes arbeid med å lære barn regler og ...
    • Begrunnelser for lokal kreativ næring: Instrumentell kulturpolitikk som tilslørende begrep 

      Haugsevje, Åsne Dahl; Heian, Mari Torvik; Stavrum, Heidi; Leikvoll, Gunn Kristin Aasen (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Politiske satsinger rettet mot kunst- og kulturbedrifter, såkalt kreativ næring, som i løpet av de siste tiårene er initiert i norsk og nordisk kultur- og næringspolitikk, forstås gjerne som et tydelig uttrykk for en ...
    • Begynneropplæring og nivåspesifikk samfunnsfag- og KRLE-didaktikk for småskoletrinnet 

      Hidle, Kari-Mette Walmann; Krogstad, Kari (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Fagdidaktikk for samfunnsfag og KRLE på småskoletrinnet er artikkelens tema. Fra 2017 er norske grunnskolelærerutdanninger utvidet til masterløp og «begynneropplæring» gjort til nøkkelbegrep for 1-7. trinn. Artikkelens ...
    • Bibelen på Stortinget: Når det blir munterhet i salen 

      Løland, Ole Jakob (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
      Stortinget har forpliktet seg på «vor kristne og humanistiske Arv», som det heter i Grunnlovens reviderte § 2 fra 2012. Samme år fant det sted en stortingsdebatt hvor bibelsitatene florerte, og som illustrerer hvordan ...
    • A blind spot? Cultural field perspectives on tourism 

      Helgadóttir, Guðrún; Haugsevje, Åsne Dahl; Stavrum, Heidi (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      This study addresses a possible mismatch between political rhetoric on creative industries and tourism relations and the experiences and expectations that artists and workers in the creative industries have of their artistic ...
    • Combining intercultural dialogue and critical multiculturalism 

      Stokke, Christian; Lybæk, Lena (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
      In the last two decades, the concept of multiculturalism has come under attack in political and academic discourses. Simultaneously, European governments have accommodated key aspects of multicultural policies, both ...
    • Consciousness Development in Rastafari: A Perspective from the Psychology of Religion 

      Stokke, Christian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      This paper explores a Rastafari perspective on consciousness development and relates this to developmental stage theories of consciousness evolution from the psychology of religion. The empirical material is from fieldwork ...
    • Cultural Radicalism versus Christian Conservatism: Political Controversies in Literary Nation Building in Norway, 1863-1938 

      Vestheim, Geir (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Contemporary cultural policy programmes in Western Europe and in the Nordic countries have their direct origin in the welfare state after World War II, and in some countries they can be traced back to the 1930s. However, ...
    • Culture wars? The (re)politicization of Swedish cultural policy 

      Harding, Tobias (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Swedish cultural policy has long been characterized by broad political consensus, partially because it has only drawn very limited attention as an arena for political conflict. There are now indications that consensus ...
    • De olympiske vinterlekene i 1952 : politisk legitimering og debatt 

      Kvarv, Sture (Journal article, 2006)
      De olympiske vinterlekene i 1994 på Lillehammer har vært gjenstand for mange forskningsprosjekter, evalueringer og utredninger. Imidlertid finnes det lite forskning på dette arrangementet i Oslo i 1952. I det følgende skal ...
    • Decolonial Options in Education – Interrupting Coloniality and Inviting Alternative Conversations 

      Eriksen, Kristin Gregers; Svendsen, Stine H. Bang (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      With the call for papers to this special issue of the Nordic Journal of Comparative and International Education, the purpose was to initiate a conversation on decolonial options in education. This might not bean expected ...