Aleksanteri Institute (2010-2017)

Organisational unit: Department

Organisation Profile

The Aleksanteri Institute, Finnish Centre for Russian and Eastern European Studies, is an independent institute of the University of Helsinki and provides high-standard academic expertise in Finland with regard to Russia and Eastern Europe.

The Aleksanteri Institute functions as a national centre of research, study and expertise pertaining to Russia and Eastern Europe, particularly in the social sciences and humanities. The Institute promotes cooperation and interaction
between the academic world, public administration, business life and civil society, both in Finland and abroad.

One of the 15 new Centres of Excellence (CoE) in Research for 2012-2017 funded by the Academy of Finland is Aleksanteri Institute’s Choices of Russian Modernisation, led by Markku Kivinen.

Latest research outputs

  1. Swangah's "Frá bygd til bý" - a Faroese bricolage of hip hop, national romantic poetry and ballads: Ballads - New approaches

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  2. Against Romanophobia, for diversity and equality: exploring the activism modes of a "movement within a movement" in Finland

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  3. Accepted/In press

    Culture in Putin's Russia: Institutions, Industries, Policies

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issueScientificpeer-review

Research publications per year

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