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Research

  

Professor at Dept.of Society and Globalization

Head of the Doctoral School

 

Research fields:

Care and the governance of care (neo-liberalism, New Public Management and New Public Governance)

Feminist theory of the state - and the relationship between welfare professions and the state

Discourse Theory and analysis, including identification of silencing.

Theories of justice, recognition and misrecognition

 

Education:

Ph.D. (Århus, Political Science), Cand. Scient. Pol. (Århus, Political Science), Exam. Art (Århus, Philosophy) and MA (Essex, Government) with distinction.

 

Publications in English:

Struggles in (elderly) care - A feminist view (2017)

Promoting Innovation in the Social Services (2014) with Johannes Eurich and others.

Europeanization, Care and Gender - global Complexities (2011) written and edited with Marja Keränen and Anne Kovalainen.

Dilemmas in the Nordic Welfare State (2005) written and edited with Tine Rask Eriksen

 

I have published in the following international, scientific journals:

European Journal of Women's Studies, Acta Sociologica, International Journal of Feminist Politics, Critical Social Policy, NORA: Nordic Journal of feminist and Gender Research, International Journal of Social Welfare, Social Policy & Administration, Health Policy, Nordic Journal of Migration Research, International Journal of Care and Caring, Sociology of health and Illness.

 

Keywords

  • Welfare state, Welfare society
  • Gender studies, Ethnicity, Equal rights
  • Public administration

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