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Ann Nilsen

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  • E-mailAnn.Nilsen@uib.no
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    Rosenbergsgt. 39
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    Postboks 7802
    5020 Bergen
  1. Life course and biographical research with special focus on transitions in the life course 
  2. Time and temporalities
  3. Gender, social class and intergenerational relations 
  4. Methods in context 
  • Show author(s) 2021. Ulikhet: Sosiologiske perspektiver og analyser. Fagbokforlaget.
  • Show author(s) 2021. Ulikhet - et samfunnsvitenskapelig tema. 27 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2021. Klasse, kjønn og sosial mobilitet. 19 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Independence and relationality in notions of adulthood across generations, gender and social class. Sociological Review. 123-138.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Young women’s thoughts about the future:comparing across cohorts and historical periods.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Synchrony of Intersecting Temporalities in Young People’s Housing Transitions: Intergenerational Cross-national Comparisons, in Housing, Theory and Society . Housing, Theory and Society.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Levels of intersecting temporalities in young men’s orientation to the future. A cross-national case comparison. Time & Society.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Understanding youth transitions in difficult times. 17 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Transitions to Adulthood through Recession. Youth and Inequalitiy in a European Comparative Perspective. Routledge.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Transitions from school to work in Norway and Britain among three family generations of working-class men. 20 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Conceptualising inequality in transitions to adulthood.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Youth and perceptions of adulthood in three generations.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Youth Transitions in Times of Inequality: 'private troubles' and 'public issues' in discussions of intergenerational solidarity and conflict.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Young people's thoughts about the future: methods and data from three different studies.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Biographical interviews in mixed methods research designs.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Tilpasninger mellom familie og lønnsarbeid i jobbyrker. 17 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2016. A collaborator par excellence: reflections upon Sue Lewis' contribution to cross-national research in the work-family field. Community, Work and Family. 171-180.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Young, free and independent? A discussion of the transition to adulthood and intergenerational relationships.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Transitions to adulthood: an intergenerational lens. 14 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2015. School to work transitions across three generations of working class men: A Norwegian-British comparison.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Den beste norsk-/skandinavisk- språklige artikkelen i 2014. Den beste ikke-/skandinavisk-språklige artikkelen i 2014. Sosiolognytt. 20-22.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Contextualising transitions to adulthood across three generations: methodological issues in cross-national comparisons.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Introduction: a life in methods. International Journal of Social Research Methodology: Theory and Practice. 93-103.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Cohort and generation: concepts in studies of social change from a life course perspective. Families, Relationships and Societies. 475-479.
  • Show author(s) 2014. An intergenerational approach to transitions to adulthood: The importance of history and biography. Sociological research online.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Introduction: Mills today. 5 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Encounters with pragmatism. 3 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Contextualising lives: the history-biography dynamic revisited. 17 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2013. C. Wright Mills and The Sociological Imagination. Edward Elgar Publishing.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Beste artikler i sosiologi 2012. Sosiolognytt. 33-33.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Work, life course, and gender : career and non-career jobs in context. European Societies. 113-134.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Transitions to parenthood: Introduction. 9 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Transitions to parenthood in Europe. A comparative life course perspective. Policy Press.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Methodological approaches, practices and reflections. 15 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Cross-national comparisons: the history-biography link. 19 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Conclusion. 13 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Comparing transitions to motherhood across contexts. 27 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Comparative biographies in case-based cross-national research: methodological considerations. Sociology. 603-618.
  • Show author(s) 2010. The Use of Mixed Methods in Biographical Research. 21 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Work, family and organisations in transition: setting the context. 16 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Work, families and organisations in transitions. European perspectives. Policy Press.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Research design and methods: doing comparative cross-national research. 14 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Parents and organisational change: a cross-sector comparison of two Norwegian organisations. 18 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2009. In conclusion. 10 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Familie, jobb og karriere - noen dilemmaer for likestilling. 19 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Comparing flexible working arrangements across organisational contexts. 12 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2008. From Questions of Methods to Epistemological Issues: The Case of Biographical Research. 14 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Å gjøre jobben sin Mestring og profesjon blant politiansatte som jobber med uttransport.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Young People, Time Horizons and Planning: a Response to Anderson et al. Sociology. 153-160.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Thorstein Veblen. 5 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Livet med industrigiganter Et studie av konstituering av miljøproblematikk i Øygarden på bakgrunn av planene om gasskraftverketablering.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Kjønn og kommunikasjon En sosiologisk analyse av talestiltilnærminger i kunnskapsformidling.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Individui e scelte : un esame critico di alcuni concetti dell'analisi sociologica contemporanea. Sociologia e Politiche Sociali. 77-95.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Gutter i mannsdominerte yrkesfag: valg av utdanning og arbeid.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Gutter i mannsdominerte yrkesfag: valg av utdanning og arbeid.
  • Show author(s) 2007. C.Wright Mills. 6 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2006. From fatherhood to fathering: Transmission and change among British fathers in four-generation families. Sociology. 335-353.
  • Show author(s) 2005. National Report on Biographical Interviews: Social Services. .
  • Show author(s) 2005. Life Course and Biographical Approaches in Sociology: a theoretical discussion.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Interview Study Consolidated Report. For the EU Framework 5 Study 'Gender, Parenthood and the Changing European Workplace'. .
  • Show author(s) 2005. Individualisation, choice and structure: a discussion of current trends in sociological analysis. Sociological Review. 412-429.
  • Show author(s) 2005. How Can a Life Course Approach Add to the Understanding of Social Change in Coastal Communities?
  • Show author(s) 2005. Gender and work-family boundaries in private and public sector organisations.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Comparative Research Using a Life Course Approach in a Cross-National Study: research design, case selection and interview methods.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Analytic Induction and Grounded Theory: Case Analysis with Theory in Mind.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Transitions Context Mapping: National contributions.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Transitions.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Nationalism and Military Mobilisation - the Israeli State and the Arab State System.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Literature Review: National Report on Norway. 27 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Contexts of Intergenerational Relationships:a Comparative Study.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Case Study Report. .
  • Show author(s) 2004. Amerikansk pragmatisme og biografisk forskning i sosiologi.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Structure, Agency and Notions of Choice. 18 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Sociological Interpretations and Life Course Perspectives.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Likestilling i arbeidslivet. En kommentar til Trond Petersen. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning. 435-446.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Introduksjon til jubileumsnummer. Sosiologisk Tidsskrift. 3-5.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Biografisk forskning, livløpsperspektiv og sosiologisk teori.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Young People's Time Perspectives: from Youth to Adulthood. Sociology. 513-537.
  • Show author(s) 2002. American Pragmatism and Biographical Research.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Adulthood: Changing Concepts and Definitions. . In:
    • Show author(s) 2002. The Sloan Work and Family Encyclopedia.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Young People's Perspectives on the Future. 22 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Young Europeans, Work and Family: Futures in Transition. Routledge.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Theorising the individual-structure dynamic. 19 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Sosiologisk tidsskrift. Temanummer om natur og samfunn. Universitetsforlaget.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Questioning the Individualisation Thesis.
  • Show author(s) 2001. On Life Course Transitions: Pathways into Adulthood.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Jan Trost and Irene Levin: Särbo - Ett par - två hushåll. European Journal of Social Work. 2 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Introduksjon. Journal of Sociology. 3-5.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Introduction. 11 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Intervjuanalyse: En prosessuell tilnærming.
  • Show author(s) 2001. 'Most Choices involve Money': Different Pathways to Adulthood. 24 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Recension av Jan Carle: Opinion og Aktion. Sociologisk forskning. 115-119.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Miljøspørsmål i kvinneperspektiv: Økofeminisme.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Freedom or Boredom? Young People's Thoughts about Adult Life.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Biography, Life History and Gender.
  • Show author(s) 1999. Young People's Images of the Future.
  • Show author(s) 1999. Where is the Future? Time and Space as Categories in Analyses of Young People's Images of the Future. Innovation. The European Journal of Social Sciences. 175-194.
  • Show author(s) 1999. Verdier, sosio-økonomiske variabler og forklaringskraft: et tilsvar til Ottar Hellevik. Sosiologisk Tidsskrift. 235-239.
  • Show author(s) 1999. On Adulthood and Life Course Changes in Late Modernity.
  • Show author(s) 1999. Middag blir tekst : om arbeidsdeling og husstellundervisningens utvikling i yrkesutdanningen. 14 pages.
  • Show author(s) 1998. The Future as a Notion and a Point of Reference in the Thoughts of YOung People.
  • Show author(s) 1998. Tallenes talende tavshed. Måleproblemer i surveyundersøkelser. Bokomtale. Sosiologisk Tidsskrift.
  • Show author(s) 1998. Jovens para sempre? Uma perspectiva da individualizacao centrada nos trajectos de vida. Sociologia Problemas e Praticas. 59-78.
  • Show author(s) 1998. Futures on Hold. Young Europeans talk about combining work and family. IOD Research Group.
  • Show author(s) 1997. Where is the Future ? Time and Space as Categories in the Analysis of Young People`s Thoughts about the Future.
  • Show author(s) 1997. Miljøsosiologi. Menneske - natur - samfunn. Pax forlag, Oslo.
  • Show author(s) 1997. Kvalitative forskningsintervjuer.
  • Show author(s) 1997. Great Expectations ? Exploring Men`s Biographies in Late Modernity. 25 pages.
  • Show author(s) 1997. Forever Young? A Life Course Approach to Individualisation.
  • Show author(s) 1997. Fem artikler i Sosiologisk Leksikon.
  • Show author(s) 1997. Bokanmeldelse av Levin, Irene og Jan Trost : Å forstå hverdagen. Fokus på familien.
  • Show author(s) 1997. Bokanmeldelse av Gullestad, Marianne : Everyday Philosophers. Acta Sociologica.
  • Show author(s) 1995. Sexual behaviour in Norwegian blood donors attending an STD-clinic. Nordisk Sexologi. 75-82.
  • Show author(s) 1995. Longitudinal study of cytomegalovirus antibodies in individuals infected with the human immunodeficiency virus. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 504-11.
  • Show author(s) 1995. Longitudinal study of cytomegalovirus antibodies in individuals infected with the human immunodeficiency virus. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 504-511.
  • Show author(s) 1995. Longitudinal study of cytomegalovirus antibodies in individuals infected with the human immunodeficiency virus. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 504-511.
  • Show author(s) 1995. Longitudinal study of cytomegalovirus antibodies in individuals infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 504-511.
  • Show author(s) 1995. Knowledge of HIV infection and the fear of mixing socially with HIV-infected and AIDS-sick patients. Scandinavian journal of social medicine. Supplementum. 242-250.
  • Show author(s) 1994. Sexual behaviour in heterosexual Norwegians travelling abroad. Travel Medicine International. 131-136.
  • Show author(s) 1994. HIV-seropositive rate and HIV test activities among STD clinic attendees in Bergen, Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 511-516.
  • Show author(s) 1994. HIV seropositive rate and HIV test activity among STD clinic attendees in Bergen, Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 511-516.
  • Show author(s) 1994. Genital herpes simplex infeksjon. Medlemsbladet-Faggruppe for sykepleiere i dermatologi. 4-5.
  • Show author(s) 1994. Casual sexual experience abroad in patients attending an STD clinic and at high risk for HIV infection. Genitourinary medicine. 12-14.
  • Show author(s) 1994. A longitudinal study of phagocyte function in HIV-infected patients. AIDS (London). 771-777.
  • Show author(s) 1994. A longitudinal study of phagocyte function in HIV infected patients. AIDS (London). 771-777.
  • Show author(s) 1993. Serum antibodies to viral pathogens and Toxoplasma gondii in HIV-infected individuals from westwern Norway. APMIS - Journal of Pathologiy, Microbiology and Immunology. 946-952.
  • Show author(s) 1993. Serum antibodies to viral pathogens and Toxoplasma gondii in HIV infected individuals from western Norway. APMIS - Journal of Pathologiy, Microbiology and Immunology. 946-952.
  • Show author(s) 1993. Results of two years of growth hormone treatment followed by combined growth hormone and oestradiol in Turner syndrome. Forskerforum. 7-17.
  • Show author(s) 1993. Diagnosis of infection with human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 2 (HTL V-2) in Norwegian HIV infected individuals. Clinical and Diagnostic Virology. 143-152.
  • Show author(s) 1992. Women's ways of "careering" : a life course approach to the occupational careers of three cohorts of engineers and teachers.
  • Show author(s) 1992. Serum levels of vitamin D metabolites in isotretionin treated acne patients. Acta Dermato-Venereologica. 217-219.
  • Show author(s) 1992. Serum Levels of Vitamin D Metabolites in Isotretinion-treated Acne Patients. Acta Dermato-Venereologica. 217-219.
  • Show author(s) 1992. Papillomavirus Infection Among Abortian Applicants and Patients at a Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic. Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 149-153.
  • Show author(s) 1992. A double blind study of single dose azithromycin and doxycycline in the treatment of chlamydial urethritis in males. Genitourinary medicine. 325-327.
  • Show author(s) 1991. Behandling av chlamydiainfeksjoner. .

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Edited volumes and monographs

Nilsen, A., R. Edwards (eds) 2014. International Journal of Social Research Methodology. Special Issue: celebration of Julia Brannen’s Contribution to Research Methods,  Vol 17.(2)

Scott, J., A. Nilsen (eds) 2013. C. Wright Mills and the Sociological Imagination. Contemporary Perspectives. London: Edward Elgar

Nilsen, A., J. Brannen, S. Lewis (eds) 2012 Transitions to Parenthood in Europe Bristol: Policy Press (Paperback edition 2013)

Lewis, S., J. Brannen, A. Nilsen (eds) 2009 Work, Families and Organisations in Transition: A European Perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Brannen, J., S. Lewis, A. Nilsen, J. Smithson (eds) 2002 Young People, Work and Family; Futures in Transition. London: Routledge 2002

Birkelund, G., A-K Broch-Due and A Nilsen (red) 1999. Ansvar og protest. Kjønn, klasse og utdanning i senmoderniteten. Et Festskrift for Hildur Ve. Universitetet i Bergen

Nilsen, A (red) 1997. Miljøsosiologi. Samfunn, miljø, natur (red) Oslo: PAX

Nilsen, A 1992. Women’s Ways of ‘Careering’: A Life Course Approach to the Occupational Careers of Three cohorts of Teachers and Engineers. Dr. Philos thesis, University of Bergen

Articles in refereed journals

Nilsen, A. 2014. Cohort, Age and Generation: concepts in studies of social change from a life course perspective, in Families, Relationships and Societies (in print)

Nilsen, A., J. Brannen. 2014. An Intergenerational Approach to Transitions to Adulthood: The importance of History and Biography, in Sociological Research Online, 19 (2)

Nilsen, A., R. Edwards R. 2014 Introduction: a life in methods. International Journal of Social Research Methodology Vol 17.(2) s. 93-103 

Nilsen A 2012 Work, life course and gender. Career and non-career jobs in context in European Societies 14(1) pp. 113-134

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2011 Comparative Biographies in Case-Based Cross-National   Research: Methodological Considerations in Sociology vol. 45, no 3, pp. 603-618

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2007 Individui e scelte: un esame critico di alcuni concetti dell'analisi sociologica contemporanea . Sociologia e politiche sociali 10(2):77-95

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2007 Young People, Time Horizons and Planning. A response to Anderson et al. in Sociology vol. 41, nr 1 pp. 153-160

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2006 From fatherhood to fathering: transmission and change among fathers in four-generation families in Sociology vol 40, no. 2 pp. 335-352

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2005 Individualisation, choice and structure: trends in current sociological analysis in Sociological Review vol 53, no. 3 pp. 412-428

Nilsen A and Raaum N 2003 Likestilling i arbeidslivet, in Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning no 3, pp. 435-446  

Brannen J and  Nilsen A 2002 Young People’s Time Perspectives: from Youth to Adulthood. in  Sociology vol 36, no 3  pp 513-537

Nilsen, A. 1999. Where is the Future? Time and Space as Categories in Analyses of Young People’s Images of the Future, i Innovation. The European Journal of Social Sciences. Vol. 12, no. 2, pp 175-195

Nilsen, A 1998. Jovens Para Sempre? Uma Perspectiva da individualizacao centrada nos trajectos de vida in SOCIOLOGIA – problemas e praticas nr. 27, pp. 59-78

Nilsen, A. 1996. Stories of Life – Stories of Living: women’s narratives and feminist biography in NORA Nordic Journal of Women’s Studies nr. 1 pp. 16-31

Nilsen, A. 1994. Life Stories in Context. A Discussion of the Linguistic Turn in Contemporary sociological Life Story Research in Sosiologisk tidsskrift nr 2, pp. 139-153

 

Book chapters

Nilsen, A. 2013. Encounters with pragmatism, in Scott, J., A. Nilsen (eds) 2013. C. Wright Mills and the Sociological Imagination. Contemporary Perspectives. London: Edward Elgar

Nilsen, A. J. Brannen 2013. Contextualising lives: the history-biography dynamic revisited, in Scott, J., A. Nilsen (eds) 2013. C. Wright Mills and the Sociological Imagination. Contemporary Perspectives. London: Edward Elgar

Nilsen, A, J. Scott 2013. Introduction, in Scott, J., A. Nilsen (eds) 2013. C. Wright Mills and the Sociological Imagination. Contemporary Perspectives. London: Edward Elgar

Nilsen A, Brannen J and Lewis S 2012 Introduction, in Nilsen et al (eds)Transitions to Parenthood in Europe: a comparative life course perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Nilsen A 2012 Cross-national comparisons: the history-biography link in Nilsen et al (eds)Transitions to Parenthood in Europe: a comparative life course perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2012 Methodological approaches, practices and reflections in Nilsen et al (eds)Transitions to Parenthood in Europe: a comparative life course perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Nilsen A, das Dores Guerrreiro M, Kovacheva S, Smithson J 2012 Comparing transitions to motherhood across contexts in Nilsen et al (eds) Transitions to Parenthood in Europe: a comparative life course perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Lewis S, Nilsen A, Brannen J 2012 Discussion and conclusions in Nilsen et al (eds) Transitions to Parenthood in Europe: a comparative life course perspective Bristol: Policy

Nilsen A and Brannen J 2010 The Use of Mixed Methods in Biographical in A. Tashakkori, C. Teddlie (eds) Handbook of Mixed Methods Research in Social and Behavioural Research (2nd edition) London: Sage 

Lewis S, Brannen J and Nilsen A 2009 Work, families and organisations in transition: Setting the context in Lewis et al (eds) Work, Family and Organisations in Transition: A European Perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2009 Research design and methods: doing comparative cross-national research in Lewis et al (eds) Work, Family and Organisations in Transition: A European Perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Nilsen A, Sümer S, and Granlund L 2009 Parents and organisational change: A cross-sector comparison of two Norwegian organisations in Lewis et al (eds) Work, Family and Organisations in Transition: A European Perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Nilsen A, Lewis S and Brannen J 2009. Comparing flexible working arrangements across organisational contexts in  Lewis et al  (eds) Work, Family and Organisations in Transition: A European Perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Brannen J, Lewis S and Nilsen A 2009 In conclusion, in  Lewis et al (eds) Work, Family and Organisations in Transition: A European Perspective Bristol: Policy Press

Nilsen A and Skarsbø A M 2009 Familie, jobb, karriere – noen dilemmaer for likestilling, in Syltevik, L and K. Christensen (eds) Kvinners arbeid Oslo: Unipub 2009 

Nilsen A 2008 From questions of method to epistemological issues: the case of biographical research’ , in Alaasutari, P, et al (eds) Handbook of Social Research Methods London: Sage

Nilsen A  2007 ‘C.Wright Mills’ in J. Scott (ed) Fifty Key Sociologists. The Contemporary Theorists London: Routledge

Nilsen A 2007 ‘Thorstein Veblen’ in J. Scott (ed) Fifty Key Sociologists. The Formative Theorists London: Routledge 

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2004 Adulthood: changing definitions and concepts in Sloan Work and Family Encyclopaedia, Boston USA 2004

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2003 Structure, Agency and Notions of Choice, in A-K Kollind and A. Peterson (eds) Thoughts on Family, Gender, Generation and Class. Gothenburg

Brannen J, Lewis S and Nilsen A 2002 Introduction in Brannen et al (eds)Young Europeans, Work and Family: Futures in Transition London: Routledge 2002

Nilsen A and Brannen J 2002 Theorising the individual-structure dynamic in Brannen et al (eds)  Young Europeans, Work and Family: Futures in Transition

Brannen J and Nilsen A 2002 Young People's Perspectives on the Future in  Brannen et al (eds) Young Europeans, Work and Family: Futures in Transition

Nilsen A, das Dores Guerreiro M and Brannen J 2002  ‘Most choices involve money': different pathways into adulthood in Brannen et al (eds) Young Europeans, Work and Family: Futures in Transition

Birkelund, G,, A-K. Broch-Due, A. Nilsen 1999. Introduksjon,  i Birkelund, G., A-K Broch-Due and A Nilsen (red) 1999. Ansvar og protest. Kjønn, klasse og utdanning i senmoderniteten. Et Festskrift for Hildur Ve. Universitetet i Bergen

Nilsen, A 1998. Representacões dos jovens acerca da idade adulta, i M. das Dores Guerreiro (ed). Trabalho, Família e Geracões. SIES/ISCTE. Lisboa

Nilsen, A. 1997. Introduksjon, in Nilsen, A. (ed) Miljøsosiologi. Natur-miljø-samfunn. Oslo: Pax

Nilsen, A. 1997. Great Expectations? Exploring Men’s Biographies in Late Modernity, in Grønmo S og B. Henrichsen (eds) Society, University and World Community: Festschrift for Ørjar Øyen, Oslo: Scandinavian University Press

Nilsen, A. 1995. Refleksjoner over kvinneforskning og kjønnsforskning, i Kjønn og samfunn i endring Norges Forskningsråd, Oslo

Nilsen, A. 1994. Life-Lines - A Methodological Approach, in G. Bjerèn and I. Elgqvist-Saltzman (eds): The Life-Line Approach to the Study of Social Change and Gender. Avebury:  Ashgate publishing

Nilsen, A. 1992. Using Life Histories in Sociology, in Iles T. (ed) All sides of the subject: Women and Biography, New York: Teachers College Press

 

Selected conference papers and miscellaneous (since 2000)

Nilsen, A. 2013. Age, Cohort and Generation: concepts in life course and biographical research. Open University, Milton Keynes UK

Nilsen, A. 2013. Kryssnasjonale komparasjoner av livsløp, kjønn og foreldreskap i Europa, at Christie Seminaret, University of Bergen, May 24

Nilsen, A. 2011. Arbeid, livsløp og kjønn. Innlegg på konferansen Kvinner og Arbeid – nye utviklingstrekk? Sosiologisk institutt UiB

Nilsen, A. 2008. Gender, parenthood and the new European workplace: gender neutral ‘family policies’ and gendered ‘equal opportunities policies’. Invited paper to Bar-Ilan University, Tel Aviv

Nilsen, A. 2008. Careers and Jobs: gendering parenthood in work-life integration. Invited paper to the conference ‘Easing the ‘rush-hour’of life. Berlin

Nilsen, A. 2007. Gir vi ungdommer riktig utdanning (Are young people offered the right types of education?) Invited paper with given title to the conference Norden Äldras (The aging Nordic countries) Helsinki Nov. 2007. Foreningen Norden

Nilsen, A. 2005. Comparative Research Using a Life Course Approach in a Cross-National Study: research design, case selection and interview methods. Invited paper at Workshop in Comparative Biographical Research, University of London/ESRC

Nilsen A., J. Brannen 2005. Interview Study. Consolidated Report For the EU framework 5 study ‘Gender, Parenthood and the Changing European Workplace (Transitions) (with J. Brannen) Manchester Metropolitan University, RIHSC

Nilsen A., T. Tvedt 2001. Introduksjon, i Sosiologisk tidsskrift nr. 1-2, 2001. Special issue on environmental sociology.

Nilsen, A 2001. Freedom or Boredom: Young People’s Thoughts about Adult Life, invited paper to Gender Equality Across Borders Conference Oslo: 2001

Nilsen, A. 2001. On Life Course Transitions. Pathways into Adulthood. Paper for ESA-Conference, Helsinki,

Nilsen, A. 2000. Biography, Life History and Gender. Invited paper to the conference Transformations of Traditions and New Departures in European Sociology, Paris