Margaretha Järvinen

Margaretha Järvinen

Professor

Current research

  • Project YODA (Young Adults, Drugs and Alcohol), supported by Rockwool Foundation, with Jeanette Østergaard, Stefan Bastholm Andrade, Jakob Demant and Signe Ravn 2015-2018 
  • Project Institutional Identities in Social Problems Work - the Danish Council for Independent Research, Social Sciences 2011-2014 

Member of the research group Welfare, Inequality and Mobility

Primary fields of research

Research areas:

  • Institutional identities
  • Sociology of risk
  • Symbolic interactionism
  • Youth and Drugs  
  • Addiction treatment
  • Qualitative methods
  • Mixed methods

New publication: Järvinen, M. & Henriksen, T.D. Controlling intimacy: Sexual scripts among men and women in prostitution. Current Sociology 2019

 https://doi.org/10.1177/0011392118815945 |

 

New publication: Andrade S. & Järvinen, M. (2018): More risky for some than others. Negative life events among young risk takers. Health, Risk & Society 19 (7-8), 387-410

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13698575.2017.1413172

New publication: Järvinen, M. & Ravn, S. (2018): Playing the game or played by the game? Young drug users' educational trajectories. Britisk Journal of the Sociology of Education 39 (5), 669-682.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/01425692.2017.1401917

New publication: M. Järvinen: From Wanting to Willing. Controlled Drug Use as a Treatment Goal. Social Science & Medicine 176 (2017), 69-76

New publication: M. Järvinen & C. Bloch 2017: Sympathy and Misery in Families with Drinking Problems. Acta Sociologica 60 (1), 75-88

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/0001699316652210

M. Järvinen & S.Ravn: Explanations and Expectations: Drug Narratives Among Young Cannabis Users in Treatment. Sociology of Health and Illness 2015; link to article:
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1467-9566.12239/epdf

M.Järvinen & S. Ravn 2015: Out of Synch. Time managament in the lives of young drug users. Time and Society 0(0), 1-21 (ahead of print)

M.Järvinen & G. Miller: Constructionism Turned into Human Service Work. In Constructionist Futures, ed. by Donileen Loseke & Joel Best. Qualitative Sociology Review 2015, link to article:
http://www.qualitativesociologyreview.org/ENG/Volume33/QSR_11_2_Jarvinen_Miller.pdf

Selected publications

  1. Published

    Explanations and expectations: drug narratives among young drug users in treatment

    Järvinen, M. & Ravn, S., 2015, In : Sociology of Health and Illness. 37, 6, p. 870-87

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Turning Troubles into Problems: Clientization in Human Services

    Gubrium, J. F. (ed.) & Järvinen, M. (ed.), 2014, London: Routledge. 235 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Drinking successfully: Alcohol consumption, taste and social status

    Järvinen, M., Ellersgaard, C. H. & Larsen, A. G., 19 Jun 2013, In : Journal of Consumer Culture. p. 1-22 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Understanding Addiction: Adult Children of Alcoholics Describing Their Parents’ Drinking Problems

    Järvinen, M., 3 Dec 2013, In : Journal of Family Issues. p. 1-21 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Untidy Clientization: Drug Users Resisting Institutional Identities

    Järvinen, M., 2014, Turning Troubles into Problems: Clientization in Human Services. Gubrium, J. F. & Järvinen, M. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 50-64 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Recreational drug use and the club scene

    Järvinen, M., 2013, Routledge Handbook of Leisure Studies. Blackshaw, T. (ed.). London: Routledge, p. 347-357 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    A will to health? Drinking, risk and social class

    Järvinen, M., 2012, In : Health, Risk & Society. 14, 3, p. 241-256 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    From recreational to regular drug use: Qualitative interviews with young clubbers

    Järvinen, M. & Ravn, S., 2011, In : Sociology of Health and Illnes. 33, 4, p. 554-569 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Selected activities

  1. Planning Theory and Practice (Journal)

    Margaretha Järvinen (Referee)
    2013 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

  2. Tidsskrift for Samfunnsforskning (Journal)

    Margaretha Järvinen (Referee)
    2013 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

  3. Sociology of Health and Illness (Journal)

    Margaretha Järvinen (Referee)
    2013 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

  4. International Journal of Drug Policy (Journal)

    Margaretha Järvinen (Referee)
    2013 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

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