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  • Nilsson, Annika E.; Larsen, Joan Nymand (MDPI AG, 2020-01-31)
    Since the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted in 2015, efforts are underway to identify indicators for monitoring progress. However, perceptions of sustainability are scale and place specific, and there has also been a call for ...
  • Oddsson, Guðmundur; Hill, Andrew (Félagsfræðingafélag Íslands, 2021-04-29)
    Markmið rannsóknarinnar eru að kortleggja þróun mannafla íslensku lögreglunnar frá árinu 2007, skoða lögregluna í evrópskum samanburði og greina upplifun dreifbýlislögreglumanna af helstu áskorunum þeirra og bjargráðum. Notast er við fyrirliggjandi ...
  • Jónsson, Ólafur Páll; Guðmundsson, Bragi; Øyehaug, Anne Bergliot; Didham, Robert James; Wolff, Lili-Ann; Bengtsson, Stefan; Lysgaard, Jonas Andreasen; Gunnarsdóttir, Bryndís Sóley; Árnadóttir, Sólveig María; Rømoen, Jørgen; Sund, Marianne; Cockerell, Emelie; Plummer, Paul; Brückner, Mathilda (Nordic Council of Ministers, 2021-03-09)
    This report presents some of the main results of research conducted on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in the Nordic countries – one of Iceland’s presidency projects for the Nordic Council of Ministers initiated in 2019 under the heading ...
  • Olsen, Mirjam Harkestad; Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína (University of Aberdeen, 2018-08-11)
    This article is situated within the Arctic Regions North Norway and North/East Iceland. It presents a study on what motivates adults in Arctic regions to apply for and complete a Master’s degree in Education. Motivation is examined in relation to ...
  • Hreiðarsdóttir, Anna Elísa; Dýrfjörð, Kristín (The Educational Research Institute, 2019-11-18)
    Greinin fjallar um mat og þátttöku leikskólabarna í rannsókn um sköpunarsmiðjur í leikskólanum þeirra og var tilgangurinn að rýna í hvernig börn upplifðu þátttöku í rannsókninni. Bakgrunnur rannsóknarinnar byggir á ákvæði í Barnasáttmála Sameinuðu ...
  • Höller, Peter; Trinka, Eugen; Höller, Yvonne (Frontiers Media SA, 2019-04-05)
    High frequency oscillations (HFOs) are electroencephalographic correlates of brain activity detectable in a frequency range above 80 Hz. They co-occur with physiological processes such as saccades, movement execution, and memory formation, but are also ...
  • Guðjónsson, Sigurður (Viðskiptafræðideild og hagfræðideild Háskóla Íslands, viðskiptafræðideild Háskólans í Reykjavík og Seðlabanki Íslands, 2017-06-30)
    This critical literature review begins by giving a short introduction to the microfinance industry. Microfinance institutions (MFIs) are explained and an account is given of their dual performance goals of financial performance (‘financial sustainability’) ...
  • Seyfrit, Carole L.; Bjarnason, Thoroddur; Ólafsson, Kjartan (Informa UK Limited, 2010-11-02)
    Rural communities in Iceland have been profoundly affected by natural resource management policies. As part of a regional development strategy, a large aluminum smelter and 650-megawatt hydroelectric plant were built in the sparsely populated Eastfjords ...
  • Sveinbjornsdottir, Sigrun; Thorsteinsson, Einar; Lingam, Govinda Ishwar (Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2017)
    A two-dimensional theory of adolescent coping with cross-cultural and cross-Human Development Index Categories (HDI) application was tested: the Measure of Adolescent Coping Strategies (MACS). The MACS was answered by 809 adolescents of diverse origins ...
  • Frímannsson, Gudmundur Heidar (HERMES History Education Research Network, 2017-01-18)
    In this article I attempt to answer the question - is there is a conceptual link between moral and historical consciousness? I shall first discuss moral concepts and moral development; try to explore what they mean, and what they involve. In doing ...
  • Hauksdóttir, Hildur; Steingrímsdóttir, María; Svanbjörnsdóttir, Birna María (The Educational Research Institute, 2018-12-21)
    Fyrstu tvö árin í starfi hafa mikilvæg áhrif á fagmennsku kennara. Í greininni er sjónum beint að mótun starfskenningar nýrra framhaldsskólakennara til að skilja betur hvaða þættir ráða þar för. Rannsóknin er byggð á eigindlegum gögnum.1 Í ársbyrjun ...
  • Ólafsdóttir, Anna; Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína (The Educational Research Institute, 2019)
    Greinin fjallar um niðurstöður tilviksrannsóknar þar sem leitast var við að greina hvaða þættir styðja og hverjir hamla námsframvindu nemenda í meistaranámi við Háskólann á Akureyri. Tekin voru viðtöl við þrettán útskrifaða meistaranemendur af öllum ...
  • Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína; Barillé, Stéphanie; Meckl, Markus (The Educational Research Institute, 2017-12-22)
    Nemendum af erlendum uppruna hefur fjölgað mikið í íslenskum skólum. Það kallar á að skólar bregðist við námsþörfum þessa nemendahóps. Markmið þessarar greinar er að fjalla um reynslu kennara og foreldra af menntun nemenda af erlendum uppruna. Í ...
  • Þorvaldsdóttir, Jóhanna; Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína; Engilbertsson, Guðmundur (The Educational Research Institute, 2018-12-13)
    Þessi grein er byggð á gögnum úr eigindlegri rannsókn sem gerð var í tveimur íslenskum grunnskólum á höfuðborgarsvæðinu vorið 2014. Meginmarkmið rannsóknarinnar var að öðlast skilning á notkun spjaldtölva í námi og kennslu grunnskólanemenda á ...
  • Karlsson, Vífill (Félagsfræðingafélags Íslands, 2018-11-01)
    Fækkun bænda og veiking sveitarsamfélaga hefur verið áhyggjuefni meðal þeirra sem vilja halda landinu öllu í byggð. Í greininni er nýliðun í nautgripaog sauðfjárrækt á Íslandi í brennidepli. Skoðað var hvaða áhrif fjarlægð frá Reykjavík, aldur ...
  • Bergsteinsson, Jason Már; Edvardsson, Ingi Runar; Óskarsson, Guðmundur Kristján (Félagsfræðingafélags Íslands, 2017)
    Markmið greinarinnar er að kanna umfang og eðli ofmenntunar á íslenskum vinnumarkaði. Úrtak rannsóknarinnar byggðist á tilviljunarúrtaki úr þjóðská sem Þjóðmálakönnun Félagsvísindastofnunar Háskóla Íslands framkvæmdi 9. mars til 9. apríl 2016. Könnunin ...
  • Thordardottir, Björg; Malmgren Fänge, Agneta; Chiatti, Carlos; Ekstam, Lisa (Informa UK Limited, 2018-04-06)
    Housing adaptation aims to enable clients to live independently in their own homes. Studies focusing on participation in everyday life following a housing adaptation are lacking and needed. This study aimed to explore housing adaptation clients’ ...
  • Duason, Sveinbjorn; Gunnarsson, Björn; Svavarsdóttir, Margrét Hrönn (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2021-01-28)
    Background: Ambulance services play an important role in the healthcare system when it comes to handling accidents or acute illnesses outside of hospitals. At the time of patient handover from emergency medical technicians (EMTs) to the nurses and ...
  • Gerner, Nathalie; Thomschewski, Aljoscha; Marcu, Adrian; Trinka, Eugen; Höller, Yvonne (Frontiers Media SA, 2020-06-02)
    Aims: Intracranially recorded high-frequency oscillations (>80 Hz) are considered a candidate epilepsy biomarker. Recent studies claimed their detectability on the scalp surface. We aimed to investigate the applicability of high-frequency oscillation ...
  • Frímannsson, Gudmundur Heidar (Stofnun stjórnsýslufræða og stjórnmála við Háskóla Íslands, 2018-05-31)
    From the article: This research project which results are presented in this special issue of Icelandic Review of Politics and Administrations has been going on since 2014. It has resulted in various theoretical articles published earlier. This special ...