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    • The aetiology and trajectory of anabolic-androgenic steroid use initiation: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research 

      Sagoe, Dominic; Andreassen, Cecilie Schou; Pallesen, Ståle (BioMed Central, 2014-07-02)
      Background: To our knowledge, there has never been a systematic review and synthesis of the qualitative literature on the trajectory and aetiology of nonmedical anabolic-androgenic steroid (AAS) use. Methods: We systematically ...
      Journal article
    • Agents and patients in physical settings: Linguistic cues affect the assignment of causality in German and Tongan 

      Bender, Andrea; Beller, Sieghard (Frontiers, 2017-07-07)
      Linguistic cues may be considered a potent tool for focusing attention on causes or effects. In this paper, we explore how different cues affect causal assignments in German and Tongan. From a larger screening study, two ...
      Journal article
    • Aggression from Patients or Next of Kin and Exposure to Bullying Behaviors: A Conglomerate Experience? 

      Reknes, Iselin; Notelaers, Guy; Magerøy, Nils; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjorvatn, Bjørn; Moen, Bente Elisabeth; Einarsen, Ståle (Hindawi, 2017-02-08)
      Although workplace violence and aggression have been identified as important stressors in the nursing profession, studies simultaneously comparing patient-initiated aggression and exposure to bullying behaviors at work are ...
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    • Alcohol and illicit drug use are important factors for school-related problems among adolescents 

      Heradstveit, Ove; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Hetland, Jørn; Hysing, Mari (Frontiers, 2017-06-20)
      The aim of this study was to investigate the association between alcohol and drug use, and school-related problems measured by low grade point average (GPA) and high school attendance. We also examined potential confounding ...
      Journal article
    • Alcohol use among Norwegian workers: Associations with health and well-being 

      Nielsen, Morten Birkeland; Gjerstad, Johannes; Frone, Michael (Oxford University Press, 2018-03)
      Background There is a lack of published data on the association between alcohol consumption and health and well-being in working populations. Aims To determine how levels of alcohol consumption are associated with ...
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    • Alkoholbruk, partilfredshet og samlivsstatus. Før, inn i, og etter svangerskapet – korrelater eller konsekvenser? 

      Mellingen, Sonja (The University of Bergen, 2016-03-10)
      Women in Norway usually reduce or stop using alcohol when they realize that they are pregnant. However, information about their postpartum drinking pattern is scarce, and we also know little about how expecting fathers ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Amodal Volume Completion and the Thin Building Illusion 

      Ekroll, Vebjørn; Mertens, Kathleen; Johan, Wagemans (Sage, 2018)
      We report results from an experiment showing that a tall pillar with a triangular base evokes radically different three-dimensional (3D) percepts depending on the vantage point from which it is observed. The base of the ...
      Journal article
    • Angst og depresjon som risikofaktorer for uføretrygding 

      Mykletun, Arnstein (The University of Bergen, 2001)
      The aim of the present study was to examine the influence of anxiety and depression as risk factors for disability pension. The empirical data was obtained from the two health-studies in Nord-Trøndelag County in Norway in ...
      Master thesis
    • Antecedents of Norwegian Adolescents’ Choice of Educational Pathway in Hospitality and Tourism 

      Dagsland, Åse Helene Bakkevig; Mykletun, Reidar J.; Einarsen, Ståle (Aalborg University, 2017)
      This study investigates the extent to which Norwegian adolescents (age 15–16 years) choose vocational foundation classes for high school related to the hospitality industry and intend to complete their certificate of ...
      Journal article
    • Applicant Personality and Procedural Justice Perceptions of Group Selection Interviews 

      Bye, Hege Høivik; Sandal, Gro Mjeldheim (Springer, 2015)
      Purpose: We investigated how job applicants’ personalities influence perceptions of the structural and social procedural justice of group selection interviews (i.e., a group of several applicants being evaluated ...
      Journal article
    • Arbeidsengasjement som forklaringsmekanisme for sammenhengen mellom transformasjonsledelse og proaktiv medarbeideratferd. En kvantitativ dagbokstudie over 30 døgn 

      Måsøval, Marine; Myhrstad, Helle Olaisen (The University of Bergen, 2019-05-08)
      Knowledge of factors that foster proactive behavior among followers is likely to be essential for organizations in today’s dynamic environment. The aim of this diary study is to investigate the role of daily work engagement ...
      Master thesis
    • Arbeidsmiljø i et toppsikret fengsel. Konfrontasjoner, utbrenthet og mestring 

      Ommedal, Siv; Wadseth, John Petter (The University of Bergen, 2001)
      This study examined social and psychological factors at work, interpersonal contact including various types of confrontations with inmates, burnout, and copingstrategies among correctional employees in one of the biggest ...
      Master thesis
    • Are virtues national, supranational, or universal? 

      van Oudenhoven, Jan Pieter; de Raad, Boele; Timmerman, Marieke E.; Askevis-Leherpeux, Francoise; Boski, Pawel; Carmona, Carmen; Choubisa, Rajneesh; Dominguez, Alejandra del Carmen; Bye, Hege Høivik; Anastacia, Kurylo; Lahmann, Cornelia; Mastor, Khairul; Selenko, Eva; Slezáčková, Alena; Smith, Ripley; Tip, Linda; Yik, Michelle (Springer, 2014-05-02)
      Many studies investigated cultural differences in values, most notably by Hofstede and Schwarz. Relatively few have focused on virtues, a related and important concept in contemporary social science. The present paper ...
      Journal article
    • Are virtues national, supranational, or universal? 

      van Oudenhoven, Jan Pieter; de Raad, Boele; Timmerman, Marieke E.; Askevis-Leherpeux, Françoise; Boski, Pawel; Carmona, Carmen; Choubisa, Rajneesh; del Carmen Dominguez, Alejandra; Bye, Hege Høivik; Kurylo, Anastacia; Lahmann, Cornelia; Mastor, Khairul; Selenko, Eva; Slezáčková, Alena; Smith, Ripley; Tip, Linda; Yik, Michelle (Springer, 2014-05-02)
      Many studies investigated cultural differences in values, most notably by Hofstede and Schwarz. Relatively few have focused on virtues, a related and important concept in contemporary social science. The present paper ...
      Journal article
    • The Association Between Heart Rate Variability and Neurocognitive and Socio-Emotional Development in Nepalese Infants 

      Ask, Torvald F.; Ranjitkar, Suman; Manjeswori, Ulak; Chandyo, Ram Krishna; Hysing, Mari; Strand, Tor A; Kvestad, Ingrid; Shrestha, Laxman; Andreassen, Marita; Lugo, Ricardo Gregorio; Shilpakar, LB; Shrestha, Marina; Sütterlin, Stefan (Frontiers, 2019-04-26)
      Background: Many young children in developing countries do not reach their developmental potential. Traditional methods for assessing developmental outcome are time consuming, thus, physiological measures that can contribute ...
      Journal article
    • The associations between low-level gaming, high-level gaming and problematic alcohol use 

      Erevik, Eilin K.; Torsheim, Torbjørn; Andreassen, Cecilie Schou; Krossbakken, Elfrid; Vedaa, Øystein; Pallesen, Ståle (Elsevier, 2019-12)
      The current study aimed to investigate associations between gaming and different patterns of problematic alcohol use, controlling for important demographics, personality and mental health covariates. Data was collected by ...
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    • Attentional bias in snus users: An experimental study 

      Mentzoni, Rune Aune; Sætrevik, Bjørn; Molde, Helge; Wiium, Nora; Hetland, Jørn; Fagerland, Ida; Nordnes, Linn Tinnesand; Storemark, Sunniva Straume; Fossum, Ingrid Nesdal; Pallesen, Ståle (PLoS, 2014-10-08)
      The use of nicotine in the form of ‘‘snus’’ is substantial and increasing in some geographic areas, in particular among young people. It has previously been suggested that addictions may operate through a mechanism of ...
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    • Attitudes toward gambling among adolescents 

      Hanss, Daniel; Mentzoni, Rune Aune; Delfabbro, Paul; Myrseth, Helga; Pallesen, Ståle (Taylor & Francis, 2014)
      It is well documented that attitudes toward gambling are a good predictor of problem gambling during adolescence. However, so far, little is known about what factors are associated with adolescents' gambling attitudes. ...
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    • Attitudes, efficacy beliefs, and willingness to pay for environmental protection when travelling 

      Doran, Rouven; Hanss, Daniel; Larsen, Svein (SAGE, 2015-04-09)
      Environmental sustainability may be seen as a collective challenge that can only be met if a sufficient number of individuals cooperate. Whether or not individual tourists are willing to contribute their share may thus ...
      Journal article
    • Autentisk ledelse og situasjonsbevissthet 

      Rysstad, Julie (The University of Bergen, 2017)
      This study presents the relationship between authentic leadership and situation awareness. This is linked to subjective risk assessment and unsafe actions in workplace. The study is a pre-registered replication, and it ...
      Master thesis