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Université de Neuchâtel

Legitimacy, distantiation and the ecology of knowledge production in the Norwegian asylum procedure

Rosset, Damian

(Working Papers MAPS ; 2)

The strict separation between the production of country of origin information (COI) and the assessment of asylum applications is a fundamental norm in the professional practice of COI producers. By looking at the Norwegian COI unit, this article examines the way this separation is materialized through an infrastructure of distantiation built around COI production sites. This apparatus is...

Université de Neuchâtel

Gemeinschaft oder Gesellschaft : Grundoptionen der Einbürgerungspolitik : Eine explorative Studie in der Gemeinde Emmen

Niederberger, Josef Martin

(SFM Studies ; 68)

In der Schweiz vollzieht sich der hauptsächliche Akt der Einbürgerung in der Gemeinde. Mancherorts scheint man diesen Vorgang als Abschluss eines langsamen, face-to-face-artigen, durch Sympathiebeziehungen bestimmten und lebensnahen Hineinwachsens in eine konkrete, lokale Wir-Gruppe zu verstehen, wobei diese dazu tendiert, ihr Rechtsbewusstsein und die massgeblichen Kriterien aus ihrer eigenen,...

Université de Neuchâtel

Female labour force participation and dynamics of income inequality in Switzerland, from 1992 to 2014

Ravazzini, Laura ; Suter, Christian (Dir.) ; Jann, Ben (Codir.) ; Lalive, Raphaël (Codir.) ; Vandecasteele, Leen (Codir.)

Thèse de doctorat : Université de Neuchâtel, 2018.

This thesis explores drivers of female labour force participation and analyses the consequences of an increase in female labour force participation for income inequality at the household level. This study combines these two important macro indicators, namely female labour force participation and income inequality, and investigates their dynamics in the Swiss context from 1992 to 2014. In the...

Université de Neuchâtel

How many Migrants does the Swiss Pension System Need?

Milivinti, Alice

(nccr on the move ; 19)

The positive role exerted by migrants to decelerate the ageing population process of devel oped countries has been stressed by many studies. However, the actual number of migrants needed to sustain the pension systems and its effectiveness in the long-run often remains tacit. While assuming the increment of the retired population to be the only shock, this study un dertakes an accounting exercise...

Université de Neuchâtel

SWISSCIT Index on Citizenship Law in Swiss Cantons: Conceptualisation, Measurement, Aggregation

Arrighi, Jean-Thomas ; Piccoli, Lorenzo

(nccr on the move ; 18)

In the Swiss federal context, the acquisition of citizenship through ordinary naturalization, the enjoyment of electoral rights as a foreign resident, and the retention of the franchise as a Swiss citizen abroad is not uniformly defined through a single federal law but co-determined by the cantons. In this explanatory note, we introduce SWISSCIT, a set of indicators measuring how inclusive...

Université de Neuchâtel

Étude sur l'évaluation de la satisfaction de la patientèle du service ambulancier de la Ville de Neuchâtel

Jacot, Sabine ; Suter, Christian ; Léchot, Morgan

Ce document est le fruit d’une collaboration entre le Service de Protection et Sauvetage (SPS) de la Ville de Neuchâtel et l’Institut de sociologie de l’Université de Neuchâtel (UniNE) dont l’objectif a été de mener une enquête quantitative auprès de la patientèle du Service Incendie et Secours (SIS) pour évaluer les prestations du service ambulancier de la Ville de Neuchâtel....

Université de Neuchâtel

Improvement of quality of life through adaptation ? : A qualitative longitudinal approach on households in precarious prosperity in three european countries

Sieber, Rebekka ; Suter, Christian (Dir.) ; Budowski, Monica (Codir.) ; Bonvin, Jean-Michel (Codir.) ; Maeder, Philippe (Codir.)

Thèse de doctorat : Université de Neuchâtel, 2018.

The present study investigates adaptation to precarious prosperity through linking quality of life research with social inequality research. The focus is on households in a specific socioeconomic position termed precarious prosperity. These households struggle to maintain a degree of secure prosperity and are a concern addressed by researchers and policy makers. The topic of adaptation is...

Université de Fribourg

Téléphone et coordination des soins intensifs à l’hôpital

Vaucher, Carla ; González-Martínez, Esther

In: La revue de l'infirmière, 2015, no. 208, p. 38-39

Telephone and coordination of intensive care in hospital. The telephone is a central tool for the coordination of care in hospitals between the general wards and intensive care. Calls are short and frequent. They concern a wide variety of issues handled in parallel with other activities. This research, carried out by a Swiss team, examines the practices of telephone communication in...

Médiathèque Valais

150 ans de la Murithienne

Bernard, Régine

In: Bulletin de la Murithienne, 2012, p. 5-6