Norwegian version
Marlene Persson

Marlene Persson

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Sociology

Subject areas

Gender   Youth   Ahtletics, Sports   Qualitative methodologies

Research groups

Research projects

  • Leisure activities for Children and Youth in a Gender Equality Perspective

    In this project, NOVA will review research from the last ten years that address children and youth’s leisure time in combination with perspectives on gender, gender equality and gender stereotypes.

  • Participation in Sports among Norwegian Youth

    The aim of the research project is to gain new knowledge about the social position and status of sport participation among young people in Norway.

  • Ungdata

    Ungdata is a cross-national data collection scheme, designed to conduct youth surveys at the municipal level in Norway. NOVA administers the national database which is used as a basis for many research projects.

Scientific publications

Persson, Marlene; Espedalen, Lars Erik; Stefansen, Kari; Strandbu, Åse (2019). Opting out of youth sports: how can we understand the social processes involved?. 13 p. Sport, Education and Society .



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