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Recent international publications from the department.


Andersson, Mette.
The social imaginary of first generation Europeans. Social Identities 2010 ;Volum 16.(1) s. 3-21

Bikova, Mariya Stoyanova.
The snake in the grass of gender equality: Au-pairing in women-friendly Norway. I: Global care work : gender and migration in Nordic societies. Nordic Academic Press 2010 ISBN 978-91-85509-48-5. s. 49-68

Bygnes, Susanne.
Making equality diverse? Merged gender equality and anti-discrimination measures in Norway. NORA. Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research 2010 ;Volum 18.(2) s. 88-104

Christensen, Karen.
Between late modern and later modern elderly care in Norway and Japan. I: Meeting the Challenges of Elder Care: Japan and Norway. Kyoto University

Christensen, Karen.
Caring about independent lives. Disability & Society 2010 ;Volum 25.(2) s. 241-252

Eggebø, Helga.
The problem of dependency: Immigration, gender, and the welfare state. Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State and Society 2010 ;Volum 17.(3) s. 295-322

Isaksen, Lise Widding.
Global care work: Gender and migration in Nordic societies. Nordic Academic Press 2010 (ISBN 978-91-85509-48-5) 240 s

Isaksen, Lise Widding; Devi, Uma S.; Hochschild, Arlie Russell.
La Crise Mondiale du Care: Point de vue de la mere et de l'enfant.. I: Le sexe de la mondialisation. : SciencesPo. Les presses 2010

Lithman, Yngve.
The holistic ambition: Social cohesion and the culturalization of citizenship. Ethnicities 2010 ;Volum 10.(4) s. 488-502

Lundberg, Kjetil.
Behind the slogans of 'user participation' and 'tailored services': Users' experiences on the Norwegian Employment and Welfare Administration. Paper on SPA conference; 2010-10-28 - 2010-10-29

Nilsen, Alf Gunvald.
Dispossession and resistance in India: The river and the rage. Routledge 2010 (ISBN 978-0-415-55864-8) 231 s. Routledge See

Nilsen, Ann; Brannen, Julia.
The Use of Mixed Methods in Biographical Research. I: Handbook of Mixed Methods in Social & Behavioural Research. Sage Publications 2010 s. 677-697

O'Brien, Karen; St. Clair, Asuncion; Kristoffersen, Berit.
Climate Change, Ethics and Human Security. K. O'Brien, A. L. St. Clair, B. Kristoffersen (eds.) Cambridge University Press.

Skarpenes, Ove; Sakslind, Rune.
Education and Egalitarianism: the Culture of the Norwegian Middle Class. Sociological Review 2010 ;Volum Vol. 58.(2) s. 219-243

St. Clair, Asuncion Lera; gasper, Des.
Development Ethics: A Reader, St.Clair, L.A. and D. Gasper (eds), London: Ashgate.

St. Clair, Asuncion.
Global poverty and climate change: towards the responsibility to protect. I: Climate change, ethics and human security. Cambridge University Press 2010. s. 180-198

Syltevik, Liv Johanne.
Sense and sensibility: cohabitation in 'cohabitation land'. Sociological Review 2010 ;Volum 58.(3) s. 444-462

Vassenden, Anders; Andersson, Mette.
When an Image becomes Sacred. Photo elicitation using images of holy books. Visual Studies 2010 ;Volum 25.(2) s. 149-161



Andersson, Mette. (2009)
"De todos blancos a la mayoría blanca. Migraciones deportivas e integración en el fútbol noruego". In Llopis-Goig, R. (ed.): Fútbol postnacional. Transformaciones sociales y culturales del 'deporte global' en Europa y América Latina. Barcelona: Editorial Anthropos.

Christensen, Karen.
In(ter)dependent lives. Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research 2009 ;Volum 11.(2) s. 117-130

Hansen, Hans-Tore.
The Dynamics of Social Assistance Recipiency: Empirical Evidence from Norway. European Sociological Review 2009 ;Volum 25.(2) s. 215-231

Hjellbrekke, Johs. & Olav Korsnes
"Quantifying the Field of Power in Norway". I Robson & Sanders (eds.) Quantifying Theory: Pierre Bourdieu. Springer Netherlands (2009), pp. 31-46 (

Nicolaysen, Bente B..
Voluntary work over the course of life. I: Kvinners arbeid. Unipub forlag 2009 s. 101-119

Nicolaysen, Bente B.; Pessi, Anne Birgitta.
Towards Good Life by Volunteering? Bringing the Work of Charles Taylor into Dialogue with Sociological Research on Volunteering. Diaconia. Journal for the Study of Christian Social Practice 2010 (1-2) s. 128-155

Nilsen, Alf Gunvald. 2009.
The Authors and the Actors of Their Own Drama’: Notes towards a Marxist Theory of Social Movements”, Capital and Class, spring 2009.

Nilsen, Ann; Brannen, Julia; Lewis, Suzan.
Work, families and organisations in transitions. European perspectives. Policy Press 2009. 214 s

Nilsen, Ann; Brannen, Julia; Lewis, Suzan.
Comparing flexible working arrangements across organisational contexts. I: Work, families and organisations in transitions. European perspectives. Policy Press 2009 ISBN 9781847422200. s. 167-178

St.Clair, Asuncion, Desmond McNeill. 2009.
Global Poverty, Ethics, and Human Rights: The Role of Multilateral Organisations , New York and London: Routledge.

St. Clair, Asuncion Lera.
Conditional Cash Transfers:The Need for an Integrated and Historical Perspective. Global Social Policy 2009 ;Volum 9.(2) s. 177-179

St. Clair, Asuncion Lera.
Scandinavian Social Research and the Global South: Some Explorations on Lessons, Warnings and Synergies. I: Kvinners arbeid. Unipub forlag 2009. s. 249-264




Bygnes, Susanne. 2008.
Questioning modernity and development. VDM Verlag Dr. Müller 2008

Isaksen, Lise Widding; Devi, Sambasivan Uma; Hochschild, Arlie Russell.
Global Care Crisis: A Problem of Capital, Care Chain, or Commons?. American Behavioral Scientist 2008 ;Volum 52.(3) s. 405-425

Isaksen, Lise Widding; Devi, Uma; Hochschild, Arlie.
Global Care Crisis: Mother and Child's Eye View. Sociologia 2008 ;Volum 56. s. 61-85

Gåsdal, Odd.
Analysing cross sectional survey data using linear regression methods: A 'hands on' introduction using ESS data. ESS EduNet / Norsk samfunnsvitenskapelig datatjeneste.

Korsnes, Olav.
Sosiologisk leksikon. Universitetsforlaget 2008 (ISBN 978-82-15-01380-0) 351 s.

Korsnes, Olav.
True as it reads but false as it is taken? om Hans Erik Næss' argumenter for en transnasjonal sosiologi. Sosiologisk Tidsskrift 2008 ;Volum 16.(4) s. 401-404

Mangset, Marte.
Are British higher educational concerns different from European higher educational concerns?. Learning and Teaching 2008 ;Volum 1.(2) s. 50-76

Nilsen, Alf Gunvald (with Laurence Cox) 2008.
“Social Movement Research and ‘the Movement of Movements’: Studying Resistance to Neoliberal Globalization’, pp. 424-442 in Sociological Forum 1-2 2007; republished in special issue of Sociology Compass on the theme of globalization, February 2008

St.Clair, Asuncion. 2008.
Development Ethics: Accountability, Integrity and Responsibility in Sub-Saharan Africa, Special Issue Journal of Global Ethics 4:6.  (guest Editor s A. L- St. Clair,  J. Drydyk, B. Rukooko and C. Shwenche)

Sümer, Sevil; Smithson, Janet; Guerreiro, Maria das Dores; Granlund, Lise.
Becoming Working Mothers: Reconciling Work and Family at Three Particular Workplaces in Norway, the UK and Portugal. Community, Work and Family 2008 ;Volum 11.(4) s. 365-384


Andersson, Mette. 2007.
"Corporate multiculturalism bounces across the Atlantic. The introduction of semi-professional basketball in Norway". International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, Vol. 2, No. 1-2: 2-15.

Andersson, Mette. 2007.
'The relevance of the Black Atlantic in contemporary sport. Racial imaginaries in Norway', International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 42(1): 63-79. 2008-2011.

Gåsdal, Odd. 2007.
Norwegians and friluftsliv: Are we unique? I Bob Henderson & Nils Vikander.(eds.) Nature First: Outdoor Life the Friluftsliv Way. Toronto, Natural Heritage Books.

Hjellbrekke, Johs., Brigitte Le Roux, Olav Korsnes, Frédéric Lebaron, Lennart Rosenlund and Henry Rouanet.
The Norwegian Field of Power anno 2000. European Societies, 9(2) 2007

Nilsen, Alf Gunvald. 2007.
“On New Social Movements and ‘the Reinvention of India’”, pp. 271-93 in Forum for Development Studies No. 2, 2007.

Nilsen, Alf Gunvald. 2007.
“‘History Does Nothing’: Notes towards a Marxist Theory of Social Movements”, pp. 1-30 in Sosiologisk Årbok 1-2, 2007. Available here.

Korsnes, Olav.
Avoiding 'Methodological Nationalism' in Comparative Studies of Globalisation and Transformations in the Social Embeddedness of Economic Actors and Institutions. I: Makt, mening og struktur. Festskrift til Sigmund Grønmo. Fagbokforlaget 2007 ISBN 978-82-450-0545-5. s. 211-226

Olsen, Ole Johnny.
The magical properties of workshop learning (Liv Mjelde 2006). Journal of Education and Work 2007 ;Volum 20.(5) s. 467-469

Olsen, Ole Johnny.
Zum Leitbild einer modernen Dienstleistungsfacharbeit - Anregungen aus der Debatte zur "Erosion der Facharbeit". I: Moderne Dienstleistungen. Impulse für Innovation, Wachstum und Beschäftigung. Beiträge der 6. Dienstleistungstagung des BMBF. Campus Verlag 2006 ISBN 9783593382197. s. 267-278

Sakslind, Rune
Knowledge as culture and cultures of knowledge. I: The School at the Frontiers of Modernity. Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2006 ISBN 1904303765. s. 15-33