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Micael Björk


Micael Björk
+46 31 786 2789

Room number: F206
Postal Address: Box 720, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Skanstorget 18 , 41123 Göteborg

Department of Sociology and Work Science (More Information)
Box 720
405 30 Göteborg
Fax: +46 31 786 4764
Visiting Address: Skanstorget 18 , 411 22 Göteborg

About Micael Björk

Specialist Fields
His research involves studying the police, especially the policing of organised crime and criminal street gangs. He has previously carried out research on political culture from a historical-sociological perspective.

Current research
Since 2010 he has been conducting a research project called ”Who Governs the police? The Swedish Police Organisation in Political and Public Context” (funded by the Swedish Research Council).

Teaching and tutoring
Micael teaches courses in social psychology and criminology.

Micael Björk is a member of the Research Group in Criminology and the Sociology of Law in the department.

Latest publications

Fragmentation in Total Institutions: Observations on Regulatory Practices and Risk Management
Micael Björk, Charlotta Thodelius, Kajsa Nolbeck
Book of Abstracts, 5th SRA Nordic Conference, Copenhagen, DTU Management, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Ethnicity and Organized Crime: Outline of an Ethno-Symbolic Approach
Micael Björk
Robert M. Lombardo (ed.) Organized Crime: Causes and Consequences, New York, Nova Science Publishers, Inc. , Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

Bilbränderna saknar vettiga analyser
Micael Björk, Charlotta Thodelius
Fokus. Sveriges Nyhetsmagasin, Newspaper article 2018
Newspaper article

Iron or Mud? On Bureaucracy in the Swedish Police Reform
Micael Björk
Sociologidagarna. Lund: 7-9 mars 2018, Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

Politistudier – metodologiske problemer og praktiske råd
Micael Björk
Michael Hviid Jacobsen (red.) Metoder i kriminologi, København, Hans Reitzels Forlag, Chapter in book 2018
Chapter in book

När lagregleringen krackelerar
Micael Björk
Göteborgs-Posten: 25 oktober 2017, Newspaper article 2017
Newspaper article

Så kan oredan inom polisen minskas
Micael Björk
Dagens Samhälle, Magazine article 2016
Magazine article

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Polisens osunda reformkultur
Micael Björk
Göteborgs-Posten, Magazine article 2016
Magazine article

Den stora polisreformen. Fem arbetspapper
Micael Björk
Lund, Studentlitteratur, Book 2016




Vanliga poliser bör kontrolleras mindre
Micael Björk
Svenska Dagbladet (svd.se/opinion), Newspaper article 2013
Newspaper article

Contours of an Interaction Sequence in Rioting: The Gothenburg Disturbances of 2009
Micael Björk
Journal of Scandinavian Studies in Criminology and Crime Prevention, Journal article 2013
Journal article

Fem tips om medarbetarskap
Micael Björk
Sambandet: För dig som är anställd i Polismyndigheten i Stockholms län och på Gotland, Magazine article 2013
Magazine article

Recension av The City That Became Safe av Franklin E. Zimring
Micael Björk
Sociologisk Forskning, Book review 2013
Book review

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