Joar Skrede

  • Forsker —
  • Researcher —
  • Sociologist —
  • Sosiolog

Phonenumber: 91756866


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Joar Skrede is a sociologist (PhD) and research professor at NIKU. He works primarily with Heritage Studies, Discourse Studies and Urban Studies – often in combination. Skrede has published several scientific articles, nationally and internationally, within topics such as:

  • The relation between experts and lay persons in Heritage Studies
  • Comparison of methods used in Heritage Studies
  • Affective and emotional aspects of heritage – both theoretically and empirically
  • Textual, visual and material representations (multimodal critical discourse analysis, social semiotics)
  • Culture-led urban regeneration, historic environments and place identity
  • Sustainable development (with emphasis on cultural sustainability)
  • Ecosystem services (with emphasis on cultural services)
  • Philosophy of science (with emphasis on Critical Realism)

Selected publications from Cristin: