Background and activities
Research areas: Mobility studies (internal migration, international labour migration, recreational mobility); Social inequality; Rural sociology; Classical sociology; Methodology (qualitative and quantitative).
Johan Fredrik Rye (b. 1971) is Professor at the Department of Sociology and Political Science at NTNU in Trondheim since 2008. He is author of more than 25 articles in peer-reviewed journals, such as Acta Sociologica, European Urban and Regional Studies, Journal of Rural Studies, Landscape Research, Mobilities and Young, and has also published several book chapters and other scientific publications. He is presently member of the editorial board of Tidsskrift for ungdomsforskning, has previously served as co-editor of Journal of Sociology (in Norway), and has acted as external reviewer for more than than 35 peer reviewed journals. Rye has had several visiting appointments at University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of California Berkeley.
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
- (2019) Science?s victories in the fight for reality. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning. vol. 60 (1).
- (2018) Transnational spaces of class: International migrants? multilocal, inconsistent and instable class positions. Current Sociology. vol. 67 (1).
- (2018) International Labour Migration and Food Production in Rural Europe: A Review of the Evidence. Sociologia Ruralis. vol. 58 (4).
- (2018) From Family to Domestic and Global Labour? A Decade of Proletarisation of Labour in the Norwegian Horticulture Industry. European Countryside. vol. 10 (4).
- (2017) Labour migrants and rural change: The “mobility transformation” of Hitra/Frøya, Norway, 2005–2015. Journal of Rural Studies. vol. 64.
- (2017) Negotiating Neoliberalism: Informalisation and Reformalisation of Industrial Relations in Norway's Agricultural Industry in the 21st Century. Population, Space and Place. vol. 23 (7).
- (2017) Transnasjonale helsepraksiser. Bruk av helsetjenester blant polske arbeidsinnvandrere i Norge. Nordisk tidsskrift for helseforskning. vol. 13 (1).
- (2016) Transnasjonale hverdagsliv: Østeuropeisk innvanderungdom i distrikts-Norge. Tidsskrift for ungdomsforskning. vol. 16 (1).
- (2015) Moving to the countryside? The case of second home users in Norway. Norsk Geografisk Tidsskrift. vol. 69 (3).
- (2014) Konsistente karakterer? En undersøkelse av sensor-reliabilitet i sosiologifaget.UNIPED 37, 63-77. UNIPED. vol. 37.
- (2014) The Western European countryside from an Eastern European perspective: Case of migrant workers in Norwegian agriculture. European Countryside. vol. 6 (4).
- (2013) Second home owners, locals and their perspectives on rural development. Journal of Rural Studies. vol. 30.
- (2013) Mead, Berger og Luckmann og ”de signifikante andre”. Sosiologisk Tidsskrift. vol. 21 (2).
- (2013) Utenlandsk arbeidskraft som avviklings- eller opptrappingsstrategi?. Søkelys på arbeidslivet. vol. 30 (3).
- (2012) Lost in Transnational Space? Migrant Farm Workers in Rural Districts. Mobilities. vol. 7 (2).
- (2012) En egalitær norsk hyttetradisjon?. Tidsskriftet Utmark.
- (2012) "Jeg tror jeg er tilfreds" : østeuropeiske arbeidsinnvandreres vurderinger av norske lønns- og arbeidsforhold. Søkelys på arbeidslivet. vol. 29 (1/2).
- (2011) Hytteliv og arbeidsliv. Tidsskriftet Utmark. vol. 1-2.
- (2011) Conflicts and contestations. Rural populations’ perspectives on the second homes phenomenon. Journal of Rural Studies. vol. 27 (3).
- (2011) Youth migration, rurality and class: a Bourdieusian approach. European Urban and Regional Studies. vol. 18 (2).