NORBALT Living Conditions Project. living conditions and comparative challenges by Aadne Aasland

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StatementAadne Aasland...[et al].
SeriesFafo report -- 230
ContributionsBaltic-Nordic Living Conditions Research (5-7 December 1997 : Oslo)
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Open LibraryOL22291718M
ISBN 108274221966

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The NORBALT project is a continuation of the pioneering effort made inwhen Fafo Institute for Applied Social Science carried out a living conditions survey in Lithuania.

This was the first major survey of this kind ever conducted by a western research institution in the former Eastern Bloc. In the autumn of Fafo. The NORBALT living conditions project consists of comprehensive livingcondition surveys that were conducted simultaneously in Estonia, Latviaand Lithuania in and The project was coordinated by FafoInstitute for Applied Social Science in Oslo, Norway, and implementedin cooperation with local by: 4.

Abstract The NORBALT living conditions project consists of comprehensive livingcondition surveys that were conducted simultaneously in Estonia, Latviaand Lithuania in and The project was. The cases under analysis were the Baltic countries, where a major living conditions project called NORBALT had been carried out in – a project possessing great potential for comparative present report is a compilation of articles written by Nordic and Baltic scholars based on presentations from the Fafo seminar.

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