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From Policy to Practice. A Study of Street-level bureaucracy and young clients in two rural communities
(The University of Bergen, 2012-09-14)
Tyske sykehusleger i Norge i et institusjonelt perspektiv
(The University of Bergen, 2013-09-06)
The institutional logics perspective implies that institutional logics are socially constructed, can be reproduced or changed through political decisions, and may work as institutional templates for states, organizations, ...
Sårbar, suveren og ansvarlig. Kvinners fortellinger om fosterdiagnostikk og selektiv abort.
(The University of Bergen, 2010-05-28)
Vulnerable, sovereign and responsible. Women’s stories about prenatal diagnostics and selective abortion. “In Norway we make sure that some children with Downs’s syndrome are born, and that their mothers are younger ...
Styring gjennom nettverk. Koordinering, ansvarliggjøring og institusjonalisering av styringsnettverk i norske byregioner
(The University of Bergen, 2011-10-14)
In recent years the city region has developed as an arena for policy development. In this arena different interests and values are coordinated in order to solve complex problems. In Norwegian city regions this is especially ...
Empowerment of School Committees and Parents in Tanzania: Delineating Existence of Opportunity, Its Use and Impact on School Decisions
(The University of Bergen, 2014-12-05)
Since the end of the twentieth century, public administration systems in developing countries have undergone significant transformation. This comes as a result of the global shift from centralized to decentralized ...
Performance appraisal in Uganda’s civil service: Does administrative culture matter?
(The University of Bergen, 2010-02-19)
This study explores administrative culture and examines its impact on the reform of performance appraisal in Uganda’s civil service, an area which has received little attention from researchers. It reveals that Uganda’s ...
Does performance auditing matter? The government administration’s response to the performance auditing of the Norwegian Office of the Auditor General
(The University of Bergen, 2014-05-28)
The point of departure for this thesis is Michael Power’s provocative proposition in his 1997 book The Audit Society (Power, 1997). There he states that auditing produces only reassurance. This thesis is an empirical ...
Fish Diseases – Who Cares and Who Cures? A comparative Study of Professionalization and Division of Work in the Health of Farmed Fish in Norway and Scotland
(The University of Bergen, 2013-03-22)
Changes in funding of higher education and research: stronger governmental steering and organisational control of higher education institutions and academic behaviour?
(The University of Bergen, 2015-06-19)
Funding of higher education and research has experienced substantial changes in the last decades. Although there is variation across European countries, a stronger competitive element increasingly characterises higher ...
Den psykiatriske pasient: En begrepshistorisk studie
(The University of Bergen, 2015-09-04)
The psychiatric patient – a conceptual and historical study Throughout history, a variety of ways have been used to describe the psychiatric hospital patient and I want to examine the relationship between the new and ...