Department of Sociology

Publications for Research Group ’Welfare & Life-course’ (2012)

(In alphabetical order, the names of research group members are italicized in the case of co-authored work)

Articles in peer-reviewed journals

Burns, T. (2012). The Sustainability Revolution: A Societal Paradigm Shift? Sustainability, 4(6): 1118-1134.

Burns, T. & Witoszek, N. (2012). Sustainability: A Humanistic Agenda. Journal of Human Ecology, 39(2): 155-170.

Burns, T. (2012). Sustainable Development, Sociopedia. International Sociological Association’s e-Encyclopedia.

Forssell, E. & Torres, S. (2012). Social work, older people and migration: an overview of the situation in Sweden. European journal of social work, 15(1): 115-130.

Hammarström, G. & Torres, S. (2012). Variations in subjective well-being when ‘ageing in place’: A matter of acceptance, predictability and control. Journal of Aging Studies, 26(2): 192-203.

Iversen, C. (2012). Recordability: Resistance and collusion in psychometric interviews with children. Discourse Studies, 14(6): 691-709

Lindqvist, R. & Lundälv, J. (2012). Participation in Work Life and Access to Public Transport - Lived Experiences of People with Disabilities in Sweden. Australian Journal of Rehabilitation Counseling, 18(2): 149-155.

Svensson, A-M., Mårtensson, L. & Hellström Muhli, U. (2012). Well-being dialogue: Elderly women`s subjective sense of well-being from their course of life perspective. Int. J Qualitative Studies in Health and Well-being, 7: 19207 http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/qhw.v7i0.19207

Torres, S. & Lawrence, S. (2012). Old age and migration: an introduction to ‘the age of migration’ and its consequences for the field of gerontological social work. European journal of social work, 15(1): 1-7.

Torres, S; Lindblom, J. & Nordberg, C. (2012). Medierepresentationer av etnicitet och migrationsrelaterade frågor inom äldreomsorgen i Sverige och Finland. Sociologisk Forskning, 49(4): 283-304.


Edited special issues in peer-reviewed journals:

Lawrence, S. & Torres, S. (2012). Special Issue on Older People, Migration and Social Work in European Journal of Social Work, 15(1): 1-147.


Peer-reviewed books:

Burns, T. & Hall, P. (2012). The Meta-power Paradigm: Structuring Social Systems, Institutional Powers, and Global Contexts – Capitalism, State, and Democracy in a Global Context. Peter Lang: Frankfurt/New York/Oxford.

Hugemark, A. & Roman, C. (2012). Kamper i handikapprörelsen. Resurser, erkännande och representation, Umeå: Boréa förlag.
 

Book chapters in peer-reviewed books:

Hellström Muhli, U. (2012). Delaktighet i äldreomsorgens språkliga möten. I P. Bülow, I. Sandén & D. Thunqvist-Persson (eds.) Delaktighet i samtal, - Kommunikationens villkor och förutsättningar för delaktighet i vård, omsorg och socialt arbete. Malmö: Gleerups förlag.

Lindqvist, R.(2012). Social policies in Sweden for people with intellectual disabilities and mental health problems .In L. Jing, W. Cheng, A. Lawson & X. Wang (eds) (red.) Breakthrough the care dilemma: A primary study on welfare policy for adults with intellectual and psychiatric disabilities and their families. Beijing: Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, s 202-221.

Lindqvist, R. (2012). Funktionshindrade i välfärdssamhället. Malmö: Gleerups.

Rosenberg, D; Markström, U. & Lindqvist, R. (2012). Öppna dörrarna - möjligheter till att liv i samhället. I: Bogarve,C; Ershammar, D & Rosenberg, D (red.) Rehabilitering och stöd till återhämtning vid psykiska funktionshinder: Möjlighetens metoder för en ny praktik. Stockholm: Gothia Förlag AB, s 42-58

Torres, S. (2012). International migration: patterns and implications for exclusion in old age. In T. Scharf & N. C. Keating (Eds). From exclusion to inclusion in old age: a global challenge. University of Bristol: The Policy Press.

Torres, S. (2012). Globalisering av internationella migrationsflöden: nya utmaningar för den offentliga äldreomsorgen. In E. Jeppsson-Grassman & A. Whitaker (red). Åldrande och omsorgens gestaltningar: mot nya perspektiv. Lund: Studentlitteratur.

Non-peer reviewed books:

Hammarström, G. (2012). Rehabiliteringskedjan mellan Akademiska sjukhuset och Uppsala kommun: Personalens uppfattningar och erfarenheter. Regionförbundet Uppsala län, FoU-rapport 2012/2

Halleröd, B.; Lindqvist, R.; Svallfors, S. (2012). Välfärdsattityder, fattigdom och socialpolitisk organisering. I:

Alexandersson, K (red.) Socialförsäkringsforskning. En vänbok till Staffan Marklund. Stockholm: Karolinska institutet, Sektionen för försäkringsmedicin, s.55-63.

Hugemark, A. & Roman, C. (2012) Ombudsmän mot diskriminering. Gränsdragning, reglering och homogenisering av myndigheter mot social orättvisa. Arbetsrapport, Örebro Universitet, Akademin för Humaniora, Utbildning och Samhällsvetenskap.

Winqvist, M. (2012) Stödet till anhöriga i Uppsala kommun – en kartläggning, FoU-rapport 2012/5, Regionförbundet Uppsala län, Uppsala.

Winqvist, M., Magnusson, L. Bergström I., Beyhammar, K., Eriksson, B., Follin, A., Forsgren, A., Forsman, C., Björkman, M., Göransson, S., Göransson, Höglund, E., Larsson A-C, Lerman, B., Mannefred, C., Takter, M., Talman, L., Tomazic, D., Wesser, E., Hanson, E. (2012). Stöd till anhöriga -erfarenheter från åtta kommuner 2010/2011, Nationellt kompetenscentrum anhöriga/ Fokus Kalmar län.

Book chapters in non-peer reviewed books:

Mella, O. & Palm, I. (2012). Mångfaldsbarometern 2012, Sociologiska institutionen, Uppsala universitet.


Invited conference presentations:

Forssell, A; Olaison, A. & Torres, S. (2012).Understandings of cross-cultural interaction and ethnic ‘Otherness’ as challenges for need assessment practices: results from a focus group study with Swedish need assessors. (Paper presented at the Invited Symposium titled ‘Critical Perspectives on Need Assessment Practices in Elderly Care’ held at the 21st Nordic Congress of Gerontology, June 10-13 in Copenhagen, Denmark).

Torres, S. (2012). Theory in cross-cultural gerontology: a model for the study of successful aging as an example. (Paper presented at the Invited Symposium titled ‘Theorizing Cross-Cultural Comparison in Aging Research’ at the 65th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Nov. 14-18 in San Diego, USA.)

Torres, S. (2012). Transnationalism: implications for gerontological research, policy and practice. ((Invited presentation to the European Science Foundation (ESF) Exploratory Worskhop on Rethinking Old Age: Transnational Migration, Home and Cultures of Care, August 23-24 in Helsinki, Finland.)

Torres, S. (2012). Successful aging: challenges and tensions in light of the European experience. (Plenary lecture given as part of a one-day international seminar titled ‘Gerontologia: un debate necesario para enfrentar los desafios pais en las politicas publicas’ organized by the Universidad Central de Chile, August 7 in Santiago, Chile).

Torres, S. (2012). Understandings of social inequality in old age: can the ethnic/ migration lens expand the gerontological imagination? (Paper presented at the Invited Symposium tiled ‘The Ethnic/ Migration Lens: Expanding the Gerontological Imagination’ held at the 21st Nordic Congress of Gerontology, June 10-13 in Copenhagen, Denmark).

Torres, S. & Lindblom, J. (2012). Media representations of culture-appropriate care and ethnic ‘Otherness’: a study of Swedish newspaper articles on elderly care. (Paper presented by at the Invited Symposium titled ‘The Ethnic/ Migration Lens: Expanding the Gerontological Imagination’ held at the 21st Nordic Congress of Gerontology, June 10-13 in Copenhagen, Denmark).

Submitted conference presentations:

Forssell, E; Olaison, A. & Torres, S. (2012). Need assessment with older migrants: challenges to social work. (Paper presented at the Social Work & Social Development Conference organized by the Int’l. Federation of Social Work, July 8-12 in Stockholm, Sweden).

Hellström Muhli, U., Rahm, H., Dahlborg Lyckhage, E. & Wentzer, H (2012). Colloquium presentation, Meeting the challenges for the Scandinavian Welfare States Problematizing Communication in Care (Paper presented at the 10th International Interdisciplinary Conference on COMMUNICATION, MEDICINE AND ETHICS (COMET), June 28-29 in Trondheim, Norway).

Iversen, C. (2012). Recordability: Resistance and Collusion in Psychometric Interviews with Abused Children. (Paper presented at the Nordic Interdisciplinary Conference on Discourse and Interaction in Linköping, Sweden).

Iversen, C. (2012). Resistance and recordability: Analyzing talk-in-interaction in interviews with abused children (Paper presented at the European Sociological Association, Research Network 20 Midterm Conference. Curiosity and Serendipity).

Iversen, C. (2012). Re-specifying Coherence: Construction of beliefs and evidence in interviews with children. (Paper presented at Analyzing Discourse: Hands-On Conference, Stockholm, Sweden).

Iversen, C. (2012). ‘Really’ as an Epistemic Resource: Children’s use of ’truth-words’ in interviews about beliefs and evidence (Paper presented at Discourse – Communication – Conversation: Anniversary Conference DARG and CAMARG in Loughborough, United Kingdom).

Krohne, K; Torres, S; Slettebo, Å. & Bergland, A. (2012). Being a standardized test administrator in an acute geriatric setting. (Poster presented at the 21st Nordic Congress of Gerontology, June 10-13 in Copenhagen, Denmark).

Krohne, K; Torres, S; Slettebo, Å. & Bergland, A. (2012). Being a standardized test administrator in an acute geriatric setting. (Poster presented at the 65th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Nov. 14-18 in San Diego, USA.)

Lawrence, S. & Torres, S. (2012). Older people and migration: challenges for social work. (Paper presented at the Social Work & Social Development Conference organized by the Int’l. Federation of Social Work, July 8-12 in Stockholm, Sweden).

Lindqvist, R. (2012). Social Citizenship in Sweden: Tensions between activation and medicalization in health insurance. (Paper presented at the FISS Conference on Challenges for Social Protection, June 18-20 in Sigtuna, Sweden).

Lindqvist, R. (2012). Det sociala medborgarskapets förändrade innebörder - om aktivering och medikalisering i sjukförsäkringen. (Paper presented at the Uppsala Public Management Seminar: Privat och offentligt producerad välfärd - hur följer vi upp och granskar verksamheten?, November 22 in Uppsala, Sweden).

Lindqvist, R; Markström, U; Rosenberg, D. (2012). Transcending the care paradigm - Developing participation-related services in the community. (Paper presented at the World Conference on Social Work and Social Development: Action and Impact, July 8-12 in Stockholm, Sweden.

Olaison, A; Torres, S. & Forssell, E. (2012). Care managers’ understandings of gender and ethnic otherness in needs assessments with elderly migrant clients.(Paper presented at the 2nd European Conference for Social Work Research, March 22-24 in Basel, Switzerland).

Torres, S; Forssell, E. & Olaison, A. (2012). Othering in need assessment practices: how understandings of ethnic/ cultural ‘Others’ can become institutionalized. (Poster presented at the 65th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Nov. 14-18 in San Diego, USA.)

Torres, S; Olaison, A. & Forssell, E, (2012). Need assessment practice and older migrants: a focus group study. (Paper presented at the Mid-Term Conference of the European Sociological Association’s Research Network on Ageing in Europe, October 3-5 in Umeå, Sweden).

Torres, S; Forssell, E. & Olaison, A. (2012). Understandings of ethnic ‘Otherness’ in need assessment practice. (Paper presented at the 2nd Int’l. Sociological Association’s (ISA) Forum, August 1-4 in Buenos Aires, Argentina).

Torres, S. & Lindblom, J. (2012). Media representations of migrant care workers in Swedish newspaper articles on elderly care (Paper presented at the 2nd Int’l. Sociological Association’s (ISA) Forum, August 1-4 in Buenos Aires, Argentina).

Willander, E. (2012). What Bloggers Write about Religion (Paper Presentation at the Conference AHRC/ESRC Religion and Society Programme: New Forms of Public Religion, Cambridge, UK).

Willander, E. (2012). What Bloggers Write about Religion. (Paper presentation at the Nordic Conference for Sociology of Religion, August 15-17 in Umeå, Sweden).

Willander, E. (2012). Believing and Belonging: The Case of Church-Individualism in Sweden. (Paper presentation at the Nordic Conference for Sociology of Religion, August 15-17 in Umeå, Sweden).