Anna Kukkonen


    Research areas

  • 5141 Sociology - Political Sociology, Environmental sociology

Description of research and teaching

My PhD research focuses on climate change politics, comparing media debates on climate change in the United States, Canada, Brazil, India and Finland.

My research is part of the international research project Comparing Climate Change Policy Networks (COMPON) which analyzes cross-country differences in climate change responses in over 20 countries.


Further information on the affiliationTohtorikoulutettava, Sosiaalitieteiden laitos

Latest publications

  1. Aihemallinnuksesta kehitysmallinnukseen

    Ylä-Anttila, T., Eranti, V. & Kukkonen, A., 2018, In : Politiikka : Valtiotieteellisen yhdistyksen julkaisu. 60, 2, p. 148-156 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  2. International organizations, advocacy coalitions, and domestication of global norms: Debates on climate change in Canada, the US, Brazil, and India

    Kukkonen, A. K., Ylä-Anttila, M. T., Swarnakar, P., Broadbent, J., Lahsen, M. & Stoddart, M. C. J., 2018, In : Environmental Science & Policy. 81, p. 54-62 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. Up with ecology, down with economy? The consolidation of the idea of climate change mitigation in the global public sphere

    Ylä-Anttila, M. T., Vesa, J. A., Eranti, V., Kukkonen, A. K., Lehtimäki, T. H., Lonkila, M. & Luhtakallio, E., 2018, In : European Journal of Communication.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Latest activities

  1. University of Colorado Boulder

    Kukkonen, A. (Visiting researcher)
    1 Sep 201731 May 2018

    Activity: Visiting an external institutionAcademic visit to other institution

  2. Climate Change and the Arctic: Discourse Networks and Justifications in Media Debates in Canada and Finland

    Kukkonen, A. (Speaker), Mark C.J. Stoddart (Speaker), Ylä-Anttila, T. (Speaker)
    29 May 20171 Jun 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

  3. Annual Conference of the Finnish Sociological Association

    Kukkonen, A. (Speaker)
    23 Mar 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

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Latest projects

  1. Climate Change Policy Networks in World Society

    Ylä-Anttila, T., Gronow, A., Kukkonen, A., Vesa, J., Wagner, P., Stoddart, M. C. J., Kammerer, M., Satoh, K. & Karimo, A.

    01/01/2017 → …

    Project: University of Helsinki Three-Year Research Project

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