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Håkon Larsen

Håkon Larsen

About

Cultural sociology; cultural policy; the public sphere; libraries, archives, museums; social theory

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Library and information science   Media studies and journalism   Sociology   Political science and organisational theory

Subject areas

Sociology of culture   Cultural policy   Qualitative methods   Public sphere   Social theory   Public libraries   Cultural Theory   Academic and research library

Countries

Denmark   Norway   Sweden   USA

Collaborations

I am a Faculty Fellow at the Center for Cultural Sociology, Yale University.

Scientific publications

Henningsen, Erik; Larsen, Håkon (2020). The Mystification of Digital Technology in Norwegian Policies on Archives, Libraries and Museums: Digitalization as Policy Imperative. Culture Unbound. Journal of Current Cultural Research .
http://www.cultureunbound.ep.liu.se/article.asp?DO...

Tallerås, Kim; Colbjørnsen, Terje; Oterholm, Knut; Larsen, Håkon (2020). Cultural Policies, Social Missions, Algorithms and Discretion: What Should Public Service Institutions Recommend?. Sundqvist, Anneli; Berget, Gerd; Nolin, Jan; Skjerdingstad, Kjell Ivar (Ed.). Sustainable Digital Communities. 15th International Conference, iConference 2020, Boras, Sweden, March 23–26, 2020, Proceedings. Public libraries. p. 588-595. Springer.
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-...

Larsen, Håkon (2020). Theorizing Public Libraries as Public Spheres in Library and Information Science. Sundqvist, Anneli; Berget, Gerd; Nolin, Jan; Skjerdingstad, Kjell Ivar (Ed.). Sustainable Digital Communities. 15th International Conference, iConference 2020, Boras, Sweden, March 23–26, 2020, Proceedings. Public libraries. p. 564-570. Springer.
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-03...

Widdersheim, Michael; Koizumi, Masanori; Larsen, Håkon (2020). Cultural policy, the public sphere and public libraries: a comparison of Norwegian, American and Japanese models. The International Journal of Cultural Policy .

Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Andresen, Herbjørn; Fagerlid, Cicilie; Henningsen, Erik; Hobohm, Hans-Christoph; Jochumsen, Henrik; Larsen, Håkon; Vold, Tonje (2020). Libraries, Archives and Museums as Democratic Public Spaces in a Digital Age. ISBN: 978-3-11-062954-5. Walter de Gruyter.

Koizumi, Masanori; Larsen, Håkon (2019). Public libraries and democracy in the Nordic model. Gašo, Gordana; Ranogajec, Mirna Gilman; Žilić, Jure; Lundman, Madeleine (Ed.). Information and technology transforming lives: connection, interaction, innovation. Proceedings of the XXVII Bobcatsss Symposium. Conference paper. p. 452-457.
http://bobcatsss2019.ffos.hr/docs/bobcatsss_procee...

Engelstad, Fredrik; Larsen, Håkon (2019). Nordic civil spheres and pro-civil states. Alexander, Jeffrey C.; Lund, Anna; Voyer, Andrea (Ed.). The Nordic Civil Sphere. 2. p. 39-63. Polity Press.
https://politybooks.com/bookdetail/?isbn=978150953...

Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Aabø, Svanhild; Blomgren, Roger; Evjen, Sunniva; Jochumsen, Henrik; Larsen, Håkon; Rasmussen, Casper Havnegaard; Vårheim, Andreas; Johnston, Jamie; Koizumi, Masanori (2019). Public libraries as an infrastructure for a sustainable public sphere: A comprehensive review of research. Journal of Documentation . Vol. 75.
https://hdl.handle.net/10037/17847

Larsen, Håkon (2018). Kultur, politikk og kvalitet: Offentlig debatt om kulturpolitikk. Norsk sosiologisk tidsskrift . Vol. 2.
https://www.idunn.no/norsk_sosiologisk_tidsskrift/...

Larsen, Håkon (2018). Archives, libraries and museums in the Nordic model of the public sphere. Journal of Documentation . Vol. 74.





These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete