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A randomized trial of cognitive group therapy vs. waiting list for patients with co-morbid psychiatric disorders: Effect of cognitive group therapy after treatment and six and twelve months follow-up
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2005)
The aim of the study was to assess the effectiveness of cognitive group therapy compared to a waiting list in a sample of patients with heterogeneous non-psychotic disorders. Participants in this study were referred from ...
Joint Cognitive Systems at Sea: A study of High Speed Craft Operation
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2007:121, Doctoral thesis, 2007)
This thesis presents a philosophical, theoretical, practical and methodological discussion of the relationship between humans and technology in relation to technically assisted movement. The themes are investigated in ...
Adolescents in speciality mental health services (BUP): time trends, referral problems, and co-occuring conditions
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2007:75, Doctoral thesis, 2007)
Traditionally, research on mental health problems among children and adolescents has focused mainly on prevalences and predictors of stability and changes in these disorders. Less is known about associated conditions as ...
Situert koordinering: koordinering av distribuerte prosjekter: Statoils forretningsutvikling i Venezuela
(Doctoral thesis, 2000)
Denne avhandlingen søker en forklaring p. koordinering av distribuerte prosjekter. Gjennom en undersøkelse i tre steg utledes en gradvis økende forståelse av fenomenet. I seksjon to foretas en rekonseptualisering basert ...
Children and Distributive Justice between Generations: A Comparison of 16 European Countries
(Doctoral Theses at NTNU, 1503-8181; 2009:10, Doctoral thesis, 2009)
This thesis is a quantitative study of distributive justice between generations or age groups. It is theoretically informed by a synchronic generation approach and John Rawls’s theory of justice-as-fairness. The empirical ...
The Paradox of Self Organisation among Disadvantaged People: A study of marginal citizenship
(Doctoral thesis, 2002)
This dissertation compares the emerging attempts at social mobilisation among Travellers and people out of work claiming social-security benefits in Norway. This analysis is carried out against the backdrop of a discussion ...
Transnational Corporations, Economic Development and Human Rights: On the Importance of FDI Composition and Host Country Assets
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2008:69, Doctoral thesis, 2008)
The main objective of this thesis is to examine how the free markets’ superior agent, the transnational corporation (TNC) affects economic development and human rights’ conditions in the developing world.
A study of multidimensional physical self-concept and values among adolescent boys and girls
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2006:233, Doctoral thesis, 2006)
Gender seems to play a decisive role in adolescent’s physical self-concept and values. Boys for example score higher than girls on physical self-concept, and they also place more importance on doing well in sports compared ...
Child Day-Care in Transition; kindergartens with large units
(Master thesis, 2009)
The focus of this study is the tendency in recent years to establish kindergartens with large-scale units in Norway. This tendency has caused public concerns and raised a public debate. The first contemporary large-scale ...
"Listen and assist: children's experiences as a resource for intervention": A case study of street children in Zambia.
(Master thesis, 2009)
The proponents of new social studies of childhood argues for approaching children as social actors and as such, ought to be treated as competent consultants on matters that affect them. In addition, the UNCRC in article ...