Johannes Kananen

Person

    Research areas

  • 5142 Social policy - comparative social policy, Welfare State, Nordic Model, unemployment, Labour market, employment policy, Nordic countries, income support, social justice, politics, Social policy, Power
  • 5141 Sociology - Health, Public health, Power, sociology of health
  • 615 History and Archaeology - Conceptual History, power

Description of research and teaching

Research fields:

  • Comparative Social Policy
  • Historical Transformations of Nordic Welfare States
  • Conceptual History of Public Health
  • Social services and Social Security
  • Openness of Political Reform

 

Current research projects:

Conceptualising Public Health: Historical and Contemporary Struggles over Key Concepts

 

BOOK:

Kananen, Johannes: The Nordic Welfare State in Three Eras: From Emancipation to Discipline (Routledge)

The book provides the first comprehensive account of the evolution of the Nordic welfare model.

 

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Highlighted publications

  1. The Nordic Welfare State in Three Eras: From Emancipation to Discipline

    Kananen, J., 2014, Farnham: Ashgate. 218 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

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Latest activities

  1. Helsingin Kirjamessut 2016

    Johannes Kananen (Speaker: Opponent/discussant)
    10 Dec 2016

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

  2. Statement on the Government Bill concerning the Finnish Basic Income Experiment

    Johannes Kananen (Consultant)
    30 Nov 2016

    Activity: Consultancy typesConsultancy

  3. Friedrich Ebert Stiftung workshop: Future of the Welfare State

    Johannes Kananen (Attendee)
    27 Oct 201628 Oct 2016

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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