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Publications

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2018

2017

Helland, H.S., Kríz, K., Sánchez-Cabezudo, S.S. & Skivenes, M. ( 2017). “Are migrant children discriminated against?  An experimental analysis of attitudes towards corporal punishment in Austria, Norway and Spain”Children and Youth Services Review.

Pösö, T. & Enroos, R. (2017). “The representation of children’s views in the Finnish court decisions of care orders”. The International Journal of Children’s Rights. Vol. 25(3-4): 736-753

Skivenes, Marit; Berrick, Jill Duerr; Pösö, Tarja; Dickens, Jonathan. 2017. “Care order templates as institutional scripts in child protection: A cross-system analysis”. Children and Youth Services Review. Vol. 8440-47

Burns, K. Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (eds.) (2017). “Child Welfare Removals by the State: A Cross-Country Analysis of Decision-Making Systems”. New York: Oxford University Press.

Berrick, J., Dickens, J. Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (2017). A Cross-Country Comparison of Child Welfare Systems and Workers’ Responses to Children Appearing to be at Risk or in Need of HelpChild Abuse Review.

Sætre, H.S. (2017). Influence and Legitimacy: Civil Society Organizations and the UN Committee and the Rights of the ChildMaster’s Thesis. Bergen: University of Bergen.

Læret, O.K. (2017). Sakkyndige som “demokratiets sorte hull”? En vignettstudie av barnefaglige sakkyndige psykologers vurderinger av barnevernssaker [Expert witnesses as “the black hole of democracy”? A vignette study of child psychology expert witnesses’ assessments of child welfare removals]. Master’s Thesis. Bergen: University of Bergen.

Kriz, K. & Pösö, T. (2017). A call for global child protection thinking and acting: Migrant children and child welfare systems. International assosciation of youth and family judges and magistrates, january 2017, pp. 19.25.

Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (2017). Best Interest of the Child. In: Wenzel, A. (ed.) (2017). The SAGE Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology. Thousand Oaks: SAGE Publications, Inc.

Skivenes, M. & Thoburn, J. (2017). Citizens’ views in four jurisdictions on placement policies for maltreated childrenChild & Family Social Work, early view.

Dickens, J., J. Berrick, T. Pösö & M. Skivenes (2017). Social Workers and Independent Experts in Child Protection Decision Making: Messages from an Intercountry Comparative Study. British Journal of Social Work, vol 27, 1, pp. 1024-1042.

Enroos, R., Helland, H.S, Pösö, T., Skivenes, M. & Tonheim, M. (2017). The role and function of the spokesperson in care order proceedings: A cross-country study in Finland and Norway. Children and Youth Services Review, vol. 74, pp. 8-16. Volume 74, March 2017, Pages 8–16

2016

Kuokka, Pauliina & Pösö, T. (2016). Huostaanotot hallinto-oikeudessa: Päätöksentekijät arvioivat vanhempien ja lasten osallisuutta [Care orders in administrative courts: The decision-makers’ views about parents’ and children’s participation] in Enroos, R., Heino, T. & Pösö, T.(eds) Huostaanotto. Lastensuojelun vaativin tehtävä [Taking a child into care – the most challenging task in child welfare]. Tampere: Vastapaino, pp. 52–72.

Heinonen, E. (2016). Huostaanoton valmistelun pulmakohdat hyvän päätöksenteon haasteena [Problems of care order preparations as an impediment of sound decision making]. Master’s Thesis.Tampere: University of Tampere, School of Social Sciences and Humanities Finland

Skivenes, M. & K. Søvig. (2016). ”Judicial Discretion and the Child´s Best Interest – The European Court of Human Rights on Child Protection Adoptions” in E. Sutherland & L. Macfarlane (Eds.) Implementing Article 3 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child: Best Interests, Welfare and Well-being. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Juhasz, I. & Skivenes, M. (2016). “Child welfare workers’ experiences of obstacles in care order preparation: a cross-country comparison“. European Journal of Social Policy, early view.

Læret, O.K. & Skivenes, M. (2016). Kvalitet og legitimitet i barnevernets beslutninger [Quality and Legitimacy in child welfare decisions]. In Kojan, B. & Christiansen, Ø. (eds.) Beslutninger i barnevernet [Decisions in the Child Welfare System], Oslo: Universitetsforlaget.

Skivenes, M. & Tonheim, M. (2016). “Deliberate decision-making on the Norwegian County Social Welfare Board: The experiences of expert and lay members“. Journal of Public Child Welfare, pp. 1-25.

Burns, K. Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (2016.). ”Child welfare removals by the state – complex and controversial decisions” in Burns, K. Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (eds.) Child Welfare Removals by the State: A Cross-Country Analysis of Decision-Making Systems, pp. 1-17. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Skivenes, M. & Søvig, K. H. (2016.). ”Norway – Child welfare decision-making in cases of removals of children.” in Burns, K. Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (eds.) Child Welfare Removals by the State: A Cross-Country Analysis of Decision-Making Systems, pp. 40-64. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Burns, K. Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (2016.). ”Removals of children by the child welfare system – variations and differences across countries” in Burns, K. Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (eds.) Child Welfare Removals by the State: A Cross-Country Analysis of Decision-Making Systems,  pp. 223-243. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Skivenes, M. & Thoburn, J. (2016). Pathways to permanence in England and Norway: A critical analysis of documents and data. Children and Youth Services Review, 67, pp. 152–160

Skivenes, M. (2016) Book Review: International Perspectives and Empirical Findings on Child Participation: From Social Exclusion to Child-Inclusive Policies by Tali Gal and Benedetta Duramy. Critical Social Policy, 36 (3), 454-456.

Pedersen, A.R. (2016). Nok er nok: En kvalitativ dokumentanalyse av akuttvedtak i den norske barneverntjenesten.  Masteroppgåve. Bergen: Institutt for Administrasjon og Organisasjonsvitenskap, Universitetet i Bergen.

Berrick, J. D., Dickens, J., Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (2016). Time, Institutional Support, and Quality of Decision Making in Child Protection: A Cross-Country Analysis. Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership & Governance. DOI: 10.1080/23303131.2016.1159637.

Berrick, J.D., Dickens, J., Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (2016). Parents’ involvement in care order decisions: a cross-country study of front-line practice. Child & Family Social Work. DOI: 10.1111/cfs.12277

Juhasz, I. & Skivenes, M. (2016). The Population’s Confidence in the Child Protection System – A Survey Study of England, Finland, Norway and the United States (California). Social Policy & Administration. DOI: 10.1111/spol.1222

2015

Berrick, J. D., Dickens, J., Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (2015). Children’s involvement in care order decision-making: A cross-country analysis. International Journal of Child Abuse & Neglect, 9, pp. 128-141.

Skivenes, M & Tonheim, M. (2015). Improving the Care Order Decision-Making Processes: Viewpoints of Child Welfare Workers in Four Countries. Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership, & Governance. DOI:10.1080/23303131.2015.1123789.

Magnussen, A-M. & Skivenes, M. (2015). The Child´s opinion and position in care order proceedings: An analysis of judiciary discretion in the County boards decision-making. International Journal of Children’s Rights, 23(4), pp. 705-723.

Berrick, J., Peckover, S., Pösö, T. & Skivenes, M. (2015). The Formalized Framework for Decision-Making in Child Protection Care Orders: A Cross-Country Analysis. Journal of European Social Policy, doi: 10.1177/0958928715594540.

Skivenes, M. (2015). Handlingsrommet for barns deltagelse i barnevernssaker. Tidsskrift for velferdsforskning, 18 (1), 48-60.

Bratteli, N.R. (2015). Hjelpeplassering eller omsorgsovertakelse. Vurdering av hjelpetiltak og tvang i barnevernet. Masteroppgåve. Bergen: Institutt for Administrasjon og Organisasjonsvitenskap, Universitetet i Bergen.

Kuokka, P. (2015). Lastensuojelun asiantuntijuus hallinto-oikeuksien päätöksenteossa [The child protection expertise in administrative court context]. Master’s Thesis.Tampere: University of Tampere, School of Social Sciences and Humanities