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Navigating between freedom of navigation and coastal State jurisdiction: An analysis of Russia’s participation in the negotiation of the IMO’s mandatory Polar Code, 2009-2015, from a deliberative theory framework
(Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2019-09-26)
As a response to the increase in human activity reliant on navigation in polar areas and concomitant challenges and risks, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) developed mandatory regulations in the form of the International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code). The Polar Code aims to enhance ship safety and environmental protection in Arctic and Antarctic waters. In so ...
Yrkesretting og praktisk anvendelse av fellesfagene
(Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2019-10-17)
I studien undersøker jeg læreprosessens arbeidsmåter og integrering av faginnhold ved yrkesretting av fellesfag, som tar utgangspunkt i yrkenes praktiske arbeidsoppgaver. Begrepet yrkesretting av fellesfag er sentralt ved en slik tilnærming til yrkesopplæring. Det empiriske utvalget i studien er tre yrkesskoleklasser innen programfagene Elektrofag vg1, Teknikk og industriell produksjon vg1 og ...
What Happened in Northern Norway? - A comparative and quantitative analysis of political and demographic development in Northern Norway from 1950 to 2015
(Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2019-11-08)
The thesis What Happened in Northern Norway? is a quantitative analysis of various aspects of the political and demographic development in Northern Norway from 1950 to today. The theories of Ottar Brox and in his seminal work Hva skjer i Nord-Norge? (What Is Happening in Northern Norway?), have influenced regional and national actors in their understanding of the region and their policy development. ...
Neural Attractors and Phonological Grammar
(Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2019-10-18)
<p>This volume collects three articles which constitute the bulk of my PhD research. The overarching theme of the volume is the role of attractors - a concept from dynamical systems theory – in the neural realization of phonological grammar. <p>The motivation for this line of inquiry begins with the claim that the study of language should provide some insight into the workings of the human mind/brain. ...
Why won't they take them on? A study on student teachers' first-time engagement with wiki technology
(Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2019-11-15)
The topic of the dissertation is the use of wikis in teacher education. The study is based on two classroom interventions involving first-time use of wiki technology. In the first, 18 students of Social studies created a Wikipedia article; in the second, 13 students of Norwegian co-edited a fiction-based, class-only wiki. The study is concerned with how the student teachers engage with, make sense ...
Utviklingen av den lokal- og regionalhistoriske forskningen i Nord-Norge og Nord-Russland i perioden 1972-2015. En komparativ historiografi.
(Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2019-12-05)
This thesis is a comparative historiography of local- and regional historical research in Northern Norway and Northwest Russia in the period 1972–2015. The analysed source material consists of local- and regional historical accounts, written by historians at the universities of Tromsø, Murmansk and Arkhangelsk. The text analysis entails close reading of central texts from these three research ...