0 projects

VEFO-Velferd, familie og oppvekst

Barndom - i går, i dag, i morgen

Velferd og livskvalitet for barn er nært knyttet til forståelse av "den gode barndom". I nordiske land sees barndom først og fremst som en livsfase knyttet til utdanning og skole, lek og barnekultur, mens arbeid knyttes til voksne. I barndomsforskningen s tår spørsmål som knytter seg til profesjo...

Awarded: NOK 99,999

Project Period: 2008-2008

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

RISIT-Transportsikkerhet

Risk perception and uncertainty in transport

The project focuses risk perception and uncertainty from the public, policymakers, professional transporters and experts related to reducing accidental in transport. The transport means include public (aviation, rail, bus, sea transport) as well as privat e means of transportation (car, MC, scoot...

Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2008-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

PRAKUT-Praksisrettet utdanningsforskn

Barnehagen i endring. Inkludering i praksis

Norsk senter for barneforskning. NTNU (NOSEB) har i samarbeid med Høgskolen i Nord-Trøndelag (HiNT) etablert en tverrfaglig forskergruppe som skal framskaffe og formidle forskningsbasert og praksisnær kunnskap om barnehagen som en integrerende samfunnsin stitusjon og inkludering i praksis. Med f...

Awarded: NOK 6.0 mill.

Project Period: 2008-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

PSYKISK-Psykisk helse

Suicidal behaviour in a cultural perspective

Although research on suicidal behaviour is quite abundant, we are still far from reaching a full understanding of the meaning(s) of such behaviour. In pursuit of this goal, we need to take cultural aspects into consideration. Two approaches to study the m eaning(s) of suicidal behaviour is to loo...

Awarded: NOK 3.6 mill.

Project Period: 2008-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

PUBL-Publisering/prosjektinform

Tidsskriftet Barn

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Awarded: NOK 0.10 mill.

Project Period: 2008-2008

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

The European Values Study 2008: Extending a Data Base for Comparative Research

The research questions can briefly be summarized. (i) From the very beginning the main emphasis of the Values Study was to study long term change and it is only now that data allow us to assess the main hypotheses on long term trends and patterns: Variati ons between national cultures, how religi...

Awarded: NOK 2.5 mill.

Project Period: 2008-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

FOLKEHELSE-Folkehelse

Early detection and prevention of psychiatric disorders among preschoolers in the community: Mechanisms of change and long term follow up

Young children have psychiatric disorders to a comparable extent with that of any other age group, and they endure. If undetected, problems may escalate and become more resistant to change. However, far fewer young children with psychiatric disorders rece ive treatment than do school age children...

Awarded: NOK 5.5 mill.

Project Period: 2008-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

FRIBIO-Biologi og biomedisin

Olfactory pathways connecting defined glomeruli of the macroglomerular complex to higher integration centres in the heliothine moth brain

The olfactory coding mechanism responsible for reproductive behaviour have been thoroughly investigated in heliothine moths. This sub-family is particularly fascinating since the individuals communicate both within and across the species. Thus, the males possess receptor neurons detecting pheromo...

Awarded: NOK 2.4 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

PETROMAKS-Maksimal utnyttelse av petroleumsreserver

Emergency handling in centres of coordination

This project aims to gain new knowledge about emergency handling in offshore centres of coordination. Both technological and organizational characteristics distinguish centres of coordination from more traditional work settings, e.g. the work require a co ntinuous interaction with other workgroup...

Awarded: NOK 2.1 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SAMRISK-Samfunnssikkerhet og risiki

Critical infrastructures, public sector reorganization and societal safety

Modern societies are increasingly dependent on critical infrastructures, and vulnerable to the consequences of damages and breakdowns in these. The CISS project describes, analyzes and compares characteristics of organizations responsible for the maintena nce and protection of critical infrastruc...

Awarded: NOK 4.0 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

YFF-Yngre, fremragende forskere

Media systems, news content and public perception of political reality

Public opinion constitutes one of the cornerstones of democracy. Citizens are assumed to hold preferences for particular polices, know where parties and candidates for office are located on the relevant policy dimensions, and cast their votes accordingly. In other words: Democracy functions best...

Awarded: NOK 10.1 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2012

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

TJENESTER-Helse- og omsorgstjenester

HEALTH BY NUMBERS: Statistics as a technology of governance in municipal health services.

This project asks: How do statistics function as a tool of governance in municipal health services? We address this question by - studying in detail the negotiation, production, analysis, deployment, and assessment of health services statistics - focusin g especially on three statistics systems ...

Awarded: NOK 4.6 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

Mobilizing social capital in ICT-based global organizations

The MOSCITO project will generate new empirical insights and accumulate evidence in the form of practical organizational knowledge as to how organizations operating on an international scene can use specific communication technologies to develop, maintain , combine and exploit social capital. The...

Awarded: NOK 7.0 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

PUBL-Publisering/prosjektinform

Tidsskriftet Barn

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Awarded: NOK 0.10 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2007

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

NORKLIMA-Klimaendringer og konsekvenser for Norge

The geography of social vulnerability, environemental hazards and climate change.

The study set out to modify, apply and evaluate a model for environmental risk assessment, here termed 'The vulnerability of a place model', as a means for studying the potential impact of future extreme climatic events in Norwegian regions. The model, de veloped and used in an American context, ...

Awarded: NOK 5.7 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2012

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

DEMOSREG-Demokrati, styring og regional

Multi-level goverance and regional development - the politics of natural gas

The aim of this project is to analyse the role of multi-level governance networks in policies of regional development. The empirical point of departure are networks established to facilitate the domestic use of natural gas in three regions in Norway, name ly Rogaland, Grenland and Midt-Norge. We ...

Awarded: NOK 5.2 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Consuming Children: Commercialisation and the Changing Construction of Childhood

Norwegian Centre for Child Research (NOSEB) at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology aims, through establishing an international and interdisciplinary research group, to develop research based insights about marketing to children, and to asse ss the role of commercialisation and cons...

Awarded: NOK 6.6 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

INT-BILAT-BILAT-ordningen

NA . Experiencing Pitch: Neuroprocessing of music and speech

Our enviroment is rich with sound, much of which involves pitch. Pitch conveys the melody in music, as well as the difference between a question and statement in speech. It is fundamental to hearing and a major component in most sounds we experience. Musi c and speech are unique in their use of h...

Awarded: NOK 0.15 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2007

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

IMER-Innvandring/intern. migr/etn. relasj

IMER-nettverket i Trondheim

SINTEF IFIM har siden begynnelsen av 1990-tallet vært et av de sentrale miljøene innen IMER-forskningen i Norge, og vi har i lengre tid fungert som et regionalt kompetansesenter for IMER-feltet. På det flyktningfaglige feltet har vi de siste årene hatt en sentral rolle som et nasjonalt flyktning...

Awarded: NOK 0.30 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2007

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

INT-BILAT-BILAT-ordningen

NA - Work and identity construction in a global context: A comparative anthropological proposal between NTNU and Univ. of Concordia,

The intended focus of the research proposal is a study of identity construction, how we create, recreate and express our ideas and interpretations about ourselves and our place in society - , as seen in relation to contemporary post-industrial work relati ons. It questions how the new ways of org...

Awarded: NOK 0.15 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2007

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

INT-BILAT-BILAT-ordningen

Canada - Etablering av samarbeid med Carleton University, Canada om Prediksjon av residiv og rehabiliteringsbehov blant lovbrytere

Det er en utfordring for kriminalomsorgen i mange land å redusere nye lovbrudd etter soning. Gjentagagelsekriminaliteten er høy, 60% av innsatte i norske fengsler begår nye lovbrudd. Alminnelig fengselssoning har svært liten individualpreventiv effekt. De t finnes i dag teknikker for å kartlegge ...

Awarded: NOK 0.14 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2007

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

INT-BILAT-BILAT-ordningen

USA - Corporate Responsibility in US and Norway

"Management Systems of CSR" will serve as the umbrella topic under which the supporting suggested sub-projects will reside. The purpose of the following suggested sub-projects will exhibit to industry the tangible project examples that may be conducted. Enterprises ranging from small and medium...

Awarded: NOK 0.15 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2007

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

FOLKEHELSE-Folkehelse

Early detection and prevention of psychiatric disorders among preschoolers in the community

Young children have psychiatric disorders to a comparable extent with that of any other age group, and they endure. If undetected, problems may escalate and become more resistant to change. However, far fewer young children with psychiatric disorders rece ive treatment than do school age children...

Awarded: NOK 5.2 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

INT-BILAT-BILAT-ordningen

Japan - Social Science Research with Japan

The search for an appropriate partner department includes two stages. In the first stage, three representatives from ISS, the chair or deputy chair, the head of the Japan program, and another scholar will visit candidate universities in Japan. In the se cond phase, a researcher from each of the...

Awarded: NOK 0.15 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2007

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

VAM-Velferd, arbeid og migrasjon

Forskning om funksjonshemming - Nettverksaktivitet (sak 2005/08879)

Som beskrevet i brev fra NTNU Samfunnsforskning av 7.11.2005.

Awarded: NOK 0.31 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

BEDSAM-Bedriftens samfunnsansvar

C(S)R in global value chains, a conceptual and operational approach.

This is a collaboration project between Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) Social Research AS and the Norwegian School of Management (NSM). Through its facilitation of an institutionalised collaboration between NTNU and NSM this project will contribute to the building of a str...

Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

FRIMUF-Miljø- og utviklingsforskning

Beyond the knowledge-action gap: Research as an intervention into Sri Lanka's post-crisis reconstruction

The study seeks to develop knowledge that contributes to poverty reduction and recovery of post-war/post-tsunami Sri Lanka and asks: * What knowledge is produced by humanitarian and development practitioners in a context of crisis? * What constitutes rele vant research knowledge in the given situ...

Awarded: NOK 6.1 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

VAM-Velferd, arbeid og migrasjon

Digitale utfordringer: deltakelse og funksjonshemming i informasjonssamfunnet

Det overordnede målet for prosjektet er å belyse samspillet mellom de sosiale, kulturelle og teknologiske mønstrene, slik de gjør seg gjeldende for personer med funksjonsnedsettelser. Prosjektet søker å belyse under hvilke betingelser IKT kan bidra til øk t sosial inkludering for personer med fun...

Awarded: NOK 5.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

VEFO-Velferd, familie og oppvekst

Social Capital among Young Citizens: pre-project on children's and young people's social networks and involvement in contemporary democracy

Sosial kapital blant unge samfunnsborgere Forprosjekt om barn og ungdoms sosiale nettverk og deltakelse i samtidens demokrati. Norsk senter for barneforskning (NOSEB) ved Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet (NTNU) har som mål å foreta en kunns kapsstatus om sosial kapital knyttet til ...

Awarded: NOK 0.50 mill.

Project Period: 2005-2006

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

VAM-Velferd, arbeid og migrasjon

Children as New Citizens and the 'Best Interest of the Child' - a Challenge for Modern Democracies

Norwegian Centre for Child Research and Institute for Sociology and Political Science at the Norwegian University for Science and Technology, and the University of Sheffield are developing research based insights about the relationships between global dis courses on children's rights, welfare pol...

Awarded: NOK 7.0 mill.

Project Period: 2005-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage