Background and activities

Key words: Music and health, public health, health promotion, community care, empowerment, social inequality, rehabilitaion, illness, disease; salutogenetic perspectiv. Qualitativ methods; Action research, Grounded theory, Phenomenology, Narratives.

PhD studies at the University of Exeter, England. Title: “Music and Health Promotion; The role and significance of music and musicking in the lives of men and women with long term illnesses”. Batt-Rawden belong the Sociology of the Arts group at Exeter University team: http://www.projects.ex.ac.uk/socarts/ and the Research Group in Health Promotion and Communiy Care at NTNU in Gjøvik in conjunction with Center for Health Promotion Research at NTNU in Trondheim (www.ntnu.no/rchpr). Member of Research group for technology, welfare and innovation (TWI)

 

 

 

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke. (2017) Et helsefremmende perspektiv på lokalsamfunnet. Helsefremmende samhandling - Natur og kultur som folkehelse.
  • Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke. (2017) Tur og natur i hverdagen - og kunsten å gå. Helsefremmende samhandling - Natur og kultur som folkehelse.
  • Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke; Tellnes, Gunnar; Dybdahl, Carina. (2017) Musikk, sang og dans. Helsefremmende samhandling - Natur og kultur som folkehelse.
  • Lauritzen, Tonje; Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke. (2013) Idealsoldaten som symbol på den militære kulturen. Militære kvinner: Forsvarets akilleshæl?.
  • Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke; Solheim, Liv Johanne. (2011) Helpers of the fragile, elderly and sick : report from a nursing home. Social aspects of illness, disease and sickness absence.
  • Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke; Tellnes, Gunnar. (2011) The benefits of nature and culture activities on health, environment and wellbeing: A presentation of three evaluation studies among persons with chronic illnesses and sickness absence in Norway. Social aspects of illness, disease and sickness absence.
  • Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke; Tellnes, Gunnar. (2010) The benefits of an holistic and salutogenic approach to rehabilitation and recreation. Ecology and forests for public health.
  • Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke. (2006) Musikk - en nøkkel til indre skattekamre?. Musikk og helse.

Report/dissertation

  • Johansen, Vegard; Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke. (2014) Folkehelse og levekår i Oppland. Resultater for kommunene i Gjøvikregionen. 2014. ØF-notat (09).
  • Johansen, Vegard; Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke. (2014) Folkehelse og levekår i Oppland: Resultater for kommunene i Lillehammer-regionen. 2014. ØF-notat (11).
  • Johansen, Vegard; Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke. (2014) Folkehelse og levekår i Oppland: Resultater for kommunene i Midt-Gudbrandsdal. 2014. ØF-notat (12).
  • Johansen, Vegard; Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke. (2014) Folkehelse og levekår i Oppland: Resultater for kommunene i Nord-Gudbrandsdal. 2014. ØF-notat (13).
  • Johansen, Vegard; Batt-Rawden, Kari Bjerke. (2014) Folkehelse og levekår i Oppland: Resultater for kommunene i Valdres. 2014. ØF-notat (14).