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New book on the processes that constitute the civil society

October 18, 2021

New book on the processes that constitute the civil societyWhat is civil and what is not civil?How does civil society takes form and emerges in different levels?Photo: NLM-archiveThese...

Keynote lecture: Simulation nations

October 15, 2021

Keynote lecture: Simulation nationsAssociate Professor Nadia Kaneva is the keynote lecturer of the closing conference for Nordic Branding, which takes place 21.-22.The keynote lecture, which has the full title...

DigitalDNA speaks at the National Data Protection Commission

October 09, 2021

DigitalDNA speaks at the National Data Protection CommissionLaw enforcement and jurisprudence are only some of many societal sectors that are increasingly digitized.Data storage and reuse have been dominating the...

Routledge's Series Nordic Studies in a Global Context Welcomes Interdisciplinary Perspectives

October 08, 2021

Routledge's Series Nordic Studies in a Global Context Welcomes Interdisciplinary PerspectivesThis new edited series from Routledge welcomes new submissions, and has gained a more interdisciplinary perspective with our project leader...

Big Tech’s power in the attention economy is a challenge to democracy

October 05, 2021

Big Tech’s power in the attention economy is a challenge to democracyAccording to philosopher Sebastian Watzl, what you pay attention to is a moral question that concerns society as a...

Interview: Melina Antonia Buns

October 05, 2021

Interview: Melina Antonia BunsEnvironmental historian Melina Buns has recently defended her thesis Green Internationalists: Nordic Environmental Cooperation, 1967-1988 and graciously took the time to answer some of our questions about...

Can predict cognitive impairment after stroke

September 30, 2021

Can predict cognitive impairment after strokeUsing MRI images, the researchers were able to see that patients who developed cognitive impairment, had changes in the brain that had occurred before the...

Many people may have inherited high cholesterol without knowing it

September 27, 2021

Many people may have inherited high cholesterol without knowing itThis year on 24th September, extra attention will be focused on women with this condition.24th September is the international day...

“Shhh – this is a secret”

September 25, 2021

“Shhh – this is a secret”What can children’s experience with secrets tell us about surveillance?She uses a secret box or a diary “because this is a little bit as...

New Book: Do-Gooders at the End of Aid: Scandinavian Humanitarianism in the Twenty-First Century

September 23, 2021

New Book: Do-Gooders at the End of Aid: Scandinavian Humanitarianism in the Twenty-First CenturyUiO-researchers and Nordic Branding-members Kristian Bjørkdahl and Antoine de Bengy Puyvallée have edited this newly published volume...