Centre for Research on Discretion and Paternalism Bergen

Author: Daniel Nygård

A working group led by Marit Skivenes recommends establishing Norway as a world leader in research on vulnerable children.
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ARTICLE: A new study shows interesting findings about the population’s view of adoption as a child welfare measure.
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NEW COURSE: Free online PhD course in the use of systematic reviews in the social sciences.
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WORKING PAPER: Analysis by Hasan M. Baniamin examines the dynamics of acceptance of parental corporal punishment around the world.
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NEW CHAPTER: Skivenes & Tefre examine the structures for detecting and communicating errors and mistakes in the Norwegian child protection […]
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NEWS: The Centre will continue the visiting scholar program in 2020-21. The program is now also open for  Norwegian researchers.
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PUBLIC EVENT: We can do better in protecting the rights of the child in court, experts claim.
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NEW ARTICLE: Comparison of the judicial child protection procedures in Germany with other European countries.
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NEW REPORT: Comparison of the Norwegian child protection system and the systems of five East European countries.
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Four researchers from the Centre involved in the Norwegian Government’s new strategy on children and youths at risk.
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