Children and youth

Gender equality creates new school boys

25 September 2015
Boys in primary school talk about their feelings and hold hands. And they are very, very concerned about their bodies and appearance.

Norwegian schools reproduce racism and gender stereotypes

25 September 2015
Norwegian textbooks juxtapose a positive, liberal Norwegian sexuality with a negative non-Norwegian, often Muslim, sexuality. And nobody agrees on what racism entails or how the topic can be taught in the classroom.

Class more important than gender for school performance

25 September 2015
There is no doubt that boys and girls perform differently at school. But simply looking at gender in order to understand why is not enough.

Rich boys more competitive in economic experiments

25 September 2015
Why do we make the choices that we do? Are we born this way or have we become this way? Behavioural economists look for answers through economic and math experiments in the laboratory.

Children of immigrants choose gender equality

25 September 2015
The Norwegian-Pakistani daughters are raised by stay-at-home mothers in gender traditional homes. But following in their mothers footsteps is not an option. Even after having children, they return to their paid jobs.

All boys are not poor school achievers, and all girls are not smart pupils

25 September 2015
According to a new doctoral thesis, the answer to why pupils perform differently in school is not found by looking at girls and boys as separate groups.

Publications

Author(s):
Helga Eggebø, Lundberg, Aase, Teigen, Mari
Published: 2022
Author(s):
Peterson, Anna M.
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Eriksen, Astrid M. A., Ketil Lenert Hansen, Cecilie Javo and Berit Schei
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Steder, Frank Brundtlan (ed.)
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Irvin, Jill A. and Cindy Simon Rosenthal et al. (eds.)
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Farstad, Gunhild R. and Kari Stefansen
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Lian, Olaug S. and Hilde Bondevik
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Løkeland, Mette
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Fyhri, Aslak and Nils Fearnley
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Ytterstad, Elinor og Tormod Brenn
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Triandafyllidou, Anna and Sabrina Marchetti (eds.)
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Eriksen, Marianne Hem, Unn Pedersen, Bernt Rundberget, Irmelin Axelsen and Heidi Lund Berg (eds.)
Published: 2015
Author(s):
Pini, Barbara, Berit Brandth and Jo Little (eds.)
Published: 2015

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