This is the institutional repository for peer reviewed articles published in open access and doctoral dissertations by the Agricultural University of Iceland, the Iceland Academy of the Arts, the National and University Library of Iceland, Reykjavik University, the University of Akureyri, Bifröst University, Hólar University College and the University of Iceland. Open access to research results is in accordance with article 10 from the Act on public support for research / 2003 No 3 and is compliant with requirements from international and domestic research fund programs. The purpose of the Open Science repository is to make results of research conducted at Icelandic universities accessible to the public online without hindrance or charge. Deposits to the repository are permanent and are intended to ensure future access to all published scientific material of the Icelandic research community. By collecting this material together in one collection access is made simple and easy for anyone who wishes to study the considerable scientific work conducted in Iceland.

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    Frá því á áttunda áratugnum hefur lýðræðisleg borgaravitund verið markmið íslensks menntakerfis og viðfangsefni Sigrúnar Aðalbjarnardóttur í kennslu og rannsóknum. Á síðustu áratugum hefur orðið vitundarvakning um þessi málefni. Í nýlegu riti Evrópuráðsins, ...
  • Guðjohnsen, Ragný Þóra; Ingudóttir, Hrund Þórarins (Menntavísindastofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2020-01-28)
    Mikilvægt er fyrir framtíð lýðræðissamfélaga að hlúa strax í æsku að borgaravitund barna og ungmenna, bæði góðum gildum og þátttöku í samfélaginu. Í þessari tilviksrannsókn var skoðað hvernig borgaravitund tveggja ungmenna endurspeglar uppeldissýn ...
  • Þórólfsson, Meyvant (Menntavísindastofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2020-02-25)
    Historically, the development of assessment and evaluation in Icelandic public education has been similar to that of other Nordic countries, featuring an amalgamation of knowledge transmission, testing and relative grading, on the one hand, and, on the ...
  • Jóhannesson, Sigurður (University of Iceland, School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2021-03)
    The call for a sustainable development of human societies is becoming ever louder. The term sustainability has as a result become thoroughly incorporated into everyday speech, not least among politicians. For the term to hold any meaning some quantitative ...

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