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Climate variability and conflict
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:100, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
While there is an overall consensus on many aspects of the natural science of climate change, the understanding of the potential effects that climate change and climate variability have on human societies is limited. Among ...
Tolkemediert undervisning for tegnspråklige elever i videregående skole: En analyse av undervisningstolkers rollesett
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2016:195, Doctoral thesis, 2016)
Avhandlingen belyser faglig og sosial inkludering av tegnspråklige elever i tolkemediert undervisning i videregående skole, med et særskilt fokus på undervisningstolkens rollesett og hvilket ansvar de tar og ikke tar i ...
Risk judgement, Risk taking behaviour and Road Traffic Accidents in Tanzania: Geographical Analysis
(Doctoral thesis at NTNU;2016:236, Doctoral thesis, 2016)
Urban road traffic and driving culture in Tanzania is partly characterised by low level of safety behaviour. The present study has investigated road users’; 1) underlying pattern and tendencies of their risk perception, ...
Personalledelse som hybride praksiser: Et kvalitativt og tolkende skyggestudie av pedagogiske ledere i barnehagen
(Doctoral thesis at NTNU;2016:143, Doctoral thesis, 2016)
Abstract: The thesis consists of five studies (articles 1-5) and a comprehensive summary. The aim is to deepen the understanding and knowledge of experienced pedagogical leaders’ informal and everyday staff leadership ...
Ambiguous legalization: Assessing legalization and compliance in the European Union conventional arms export control regime
(Doctoral thesis at NTNU;2016:28, Doctoral thesis, 2016)
NEGOTIATING BELONGING AS 'IDEAL MIGRANTS': An Ethnographic Study of Skilled Migration from Venezuela to Canada
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2016:308, Doctoral thesis, 2016)
This dissertation explores skilled migrants' negotiations of belonging, home and identity at the interface between personal life projects and the structural conditions of migration. Its overall aim is to extend our ...
Procedures coming every day: Safety Management Systems and safety communication in high-risk industries
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2016:321, Doctoral thesis, 2016)
In this dissertation the use of Safety Management Systems and procedures in high-risk industries is being studied, focusing on the following research questions: 1: How is Safety Management System defined in the safety ...
Markedsretting i en urban norsk skolekontekst - Et sosialt rettferdighetsperspektiv
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2016:327, Doctoral thesis, 2016)
The topic of the dissertation is marketization in education in light of social justice and the school as a socially integrating institution. This is related to recent developments where market-oriented policies have been ...
Parallel pathways of the moth olfactory system and their morphological and physiological characteristics
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2017:63, Doctoral thesis, 2017)
Studying insect olfaction is interesting not only because it contributes to our general knowledge about fundamental chemosensory principles, but also because it is fascinating by itself. The opportunity of gaining insight ...
Towards more effective green public procurement: Empirical and conceptual studies of environmental criteria in decision-making and information processing
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:223, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
This dissertation examines Norway’s green public procurement (GPP), or in other words, environmentally responsible procurement by public agencies, as decision-making and information processing. Public agencies in every ...